Morcon is famous food in the Philippines. This dish is an elegant centrepiece to serve during special occasions.
Very interesting recipe, I will try this out!
1 kl beef, sliced 1/4 inch thick (3 pcs)
1/4 kl ground beef liver
200 grms sliced sausages or ham
200 grms pork fat (cut in strips)
100 grms grated cheddar cheese
2 onions, chopped
5 bay leaf (laurel)
1/2 tsp or ground black pepper
1/2 cup vinegar
2 tsp salt
2 cups water
2 meters thread or string (for frying)
Spread and stretch the sliced beef on your working table.
Arrange the filling on the sliced beef sausage strips, cheese strips, sliced eggs,pork fat and some ground liver.
Roll the sliced beef with all the filling inside and secure with a thread or string.
Repeat the procedure for the two remaining beef slices.
On a pot, place the beef rolls and put the water, the remaining ground liver, grated cheese, chopped onions, bay leaves, ground black pepper and salt.
Cover the pot and bring to a boil. Simmer for one hour.
Add the vinegar and continue to simmer of another hour or until beef is tender.
Slice the beef morcon, arrange on a platter and top with the sauce/gravy poured on top. Enjoy!