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Beef Pochero
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How To Cook Beef Pochero

Beef pochero is one of the varieties of pochero. The original pochero recipe use pork as the main ingredient and it is one of the well known Filipino dishes.
Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 30 mins
Course: Beef Recipe
Cuisine: Filipino
Servings: 6 to 8 servings
Calories: 278kcal
Author: Manny


  • 1 kilo Beef slice into bite size pieces
  • 1 small pack tomato sauce about 1/2 cup
  • 1/2 small cabbage quartered
  • 1 bunch pechay
  • 100 grams baguio beans
  • 5 pcs bananas saba variety, sliced into 2 pcs each
  • 2 pcs medium size sweet potato kamote or potatoes, quartered
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 1/2 head garlic crushed
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • sugar to taste


    How To Cook Beef Pochero:

    • Boil the beef in a pot with water, salt and pepper until tender.
    • You can use a pressure cooker to speed up the cooking time.
    • In a deep pan, heat oil and saute garlic and onion.
    • Put the boiled beef and include about 1 to 1 & 1/2 cups of the broth.
    • Then add the bananas and sweet potatoes, cover and simmer at least 5 minutes.
    • Then add the tomato sauce and cover again an simmer or a few minutes.
    • Add the baguio beans and let it cook for a while then follow the cabbage and pechay.
    • Season with salt, pepper and sugar according to your preferred taste.
    • Serve hot.