My second recipe is the classic Pork Menudo. You seldom go to a carinderia and not find Pork Menudo on the menu.
Pork Menudo is a pork stew combined with vegetables and spices. The sweetness of carrots and the spice of pepper create an explosion of flavor in your mouth. Although it takes some time to prepare the ingredients with all the chopping and slicing, the cooking process is easy since all you have to do is to dump everything into the wok.
This Pork Menudo recipe is a little different as it lacks the usual tomato sauce or tomato paste because that’s not how we do it at home. The tasty red sauce is created from scratch by combining the minced onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers with the meat and seasonings. The low heat from the stove does the rest of the job.
The good thing with my Pork Menudo recipe is that you can omit some of the ingredients depending on your preference (for example, you may not add liver if you don’t like it). Some of the ingredients, however, are special and may be included if served on special occasions.