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Tasajo, Caribbean Dried Beef


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  • 1 lb. tasajo (dried beef)
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 2 teaspoons mashed garlic
  • 1/2 cup green bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup cilantro
  • 1 cup tomato sauce


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Step 1

1. In a medium size bowl, let tasajo soak in water for 10 minutes.
2. In a medium saucepan, put about a quart of water, the tasajo, and cook for 15 minutos. Drain, then cut into small pieces.
3. In the same saucepan, put 2 quarts of water, the cut tasajo and cook on medium heat for 2 hours. Drain and shred.
4. In a medium frying pan heat the olive oil, and put in the onion, garlic and peppers, and heat for 5 minutes.
5. Add the tomato sauce, cilantro, and tasajo, and cook on medium heat for 20 minutes.

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