Filé Marajoara (Steak with Melted Mozzarella)

Steak with Melted Mozzarella
Filé Marajoara (Steak with Melted Mozzarella)James Oseland

Fresh water buffalo cheese melted over filet mignon is a classic dish of Soure, Brazil; mozzarella is a perfect substitute. This recipe first appeared in our June/July 2012 issue along with Neide Rigo's story Passage to the Amazon.