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Mechado

PHP 450.00 per set

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Quick Overview

Mechado is a beef dish from the Philippines. The addition of soy sauce and calamansi juice to the marinating liquid gives this recipe its distinct Filipino character.

Ingredients:

1 kg beef kabilugan, (whole eye of round) 
1/4 cup cooking oil
4 gloves of garlic
1 onion slice
2 pcs potatoes quartered, fried 
1 carrot, cut in 1/2 inch round
1 slice dayap or lemon with rind
1/2 tsp. peppercorn
1 cup tomato sauce
1 laurel leaf
1 tbsp salt
1.5 cup hot water

Procedure:
1. Brown meat in cooking oil, set aside
2. In the same oil, saute garlic and onion cook in 5 minutes
3. Put dayap, soy sauce, peppercorn, tomato sauce, laurel leaf and salt. Simmer a few minutes more.
4. Add water cover and simmer.
5. Add potatoes and carrots when meat is tender.
6. Slice meat.
7. Arrange on a platter with the vegetales
8. Strain sauce, pour over meat.

Note: You may also use cooked green beans, fried potatoes and cubed boiled carots for garnishing.