COOKING WITH AMBASSADORS

Croatian recipes: Pašticada (video included)

Ingredients: About 2 kg of beef from tenderloin, sirloin or round; dry bacon; several cloves; 3 cloves of garlic; root crop (carrots, celery, parsnips); 1 apple; dried plums; 1 dcl of vinegar; 1 tbsp of fat; 1 dcl of olive oil; 1 onion; broth or water; 1 dcl of Prošek (a Croatian desert wine); 2 dcl of red wine; salt; pepper; 1/2 nutmeg.

(Source: Jana Liptáková)

Ingredients: About 2 kg of beef from tenderloin, sirloin or round; dry bacon; several cloves; 3 cloves of garlic; root crop (carrots, celery, parsnips); 1 apple; dried plums; 1 dcl of vinegar; 1 tbsp of fat; 1 dcl of olive oil; 1 onion; broth or water; 1 dcl of Prošek (a Croatian desert wine); 2 dcl of red wine; salt; pepper; 1/2 nutmeg.

Preparation: Wash 2 kg of beef round, interlard with small pieces of dry bacon, pieces of clove and garlic cloves. Keep the beef overnight or for an entire day in a marinade of vinegar and wine, turning it to soak evenly. Remove the beef and drain well.

Separately, heat one tbsp of fat with olive oil, place the beef in the pan with two whole onions. Turn the beef to roast it well, until yellowish in hue. Add root crop and dried plums. Gradually pour in the broth or water, cover with a lid and let stew. Pour in Prošek and red wine. Stew for 3 hours and when the beef is tender, cut it into thin slices. Drain the sauce, add salt, pepper and spices. Pour the sauce over the beef and let it stew again over low heat for about half an hour.
Serve with homemade pasta. Sprinkle with cheese.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Theme: Cooking


Top stories

Is the state aware of the Orwellian dimensions of the surveillance of journalists?

Our paranoias have come to life. Surveillance of journalists is unacceptable in a democracy.

Murdered journalist Ján Kuciak was surveiled, too.

Free events for the whole family. Bratislava City Days have started

The history of the April celebrations dates back to the 13th century.

Original charter issued by Andrew III granting municipal privileges to Bratislava.

Bratislava will host the first technology festival

Apart from technology novelties, visitors will find the biggest game zone on the Danube embankment.