Original from: Brazil
Main features: Tapioca is a typical Brazilian food; it is an indigenous food, made of the “cassava “water, also known as a TAPIOCA, POLVILHO, and SWEET POLVILHO. After spreads the Tapioca in a hot pan, it becomes a pancake. The filling can be any sweet or salt flavor, but the traditional is, coconut or cheese.
Utilization (benefits for human): There are many kinds of products made from CASSAVA, also named TIPIOCA. There is many kinds of filling, but depends which region you are. The filling can be: butter, coconut, condensed Milk, cheese, banana, chocolate, and strawberry with chocolate and guava with cheese. It also can be put in a coconut Milk.
Flavor: It depends the filling.