Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Pork Binagoongan

Pork Binagoongan is a tasty filipino dish made with anchovies and pork. The salty taste is fantastic when mixed with rice. Pork in shrimp paste is the best translation for this recipe. Tenderized pork is cooked in shrimp paste to enrich the flavor then garnished with chili to add some kick. This is considered as Filipino a main dish and is often eaten with lots of rice.

Preparations for Pork Binagoongan


1 lb. pork, cut into pieces
1/4 cup oil
1/2 head garlic, crushed
1 onion, sliced thinly
1 large tomato, sliced
1/2 cup bagoong alamang
1/2 cup vinegar
2 cups water

Cooking Instructions:

Oil is heated in a stock-pot. The pork organs, shrimp, chicken and beef are stir-fried for about a minute. Soy sauce is then added. The shrimp is then added and left to simmer for a few minutes. This broth is then added to a bowl of noodles and topped with leeks, pork cracklings (chicharon) and sometimes a raw egg is cracked on top.