Pork Recipes



Bopis Recipe

Super spicy Bopis Tagalog recipe, made from Pork lungs, heart and liver. The number one appetizer of Filipinos who loves to drink beer and also a favorite Lutong Bahay menu of most Filipino household.

Just a gentle reminder though that this is not ideal to eat for people who suffers from rheumatism because of its high uric acid content.


2 pcs pork heart
500g pork lungs
300g pork fat, skin on
8 cloves garlic, minced
1 large red onion, minced
4 pcs bay leaves
2 large red capsicums, finely diced
1 small carrots, minced
2 cup vinegar
1 cup stock, from boiled meat
1 tbsp cayenne pepper, chopped
1 tbsp annatto powder, dissolved in 3 tbsp
1 tbsp patis (fish sauce)
salt, to taste
freshly ground black pepper
annatto oil (or cooking oil)

Add pork fat, heart and lungs, pour 1 cup of vinegar, 1 tbsp salt and enough water to cover the meat in a large pot. Cook and let it boil for 20 minutes.

Drain meat from water and chop the meat finely. Set aside.

Heat annato oil in a pan and saute garlic and onions.

Toss the meat and stir fry for 3 minutes. Season with cayenne pepper and add some bay leaves.

Add capsicum and carrots, 1 cup of vinegar and stock, then let it boil and simmer in high heat until sauce thickens and the meat gets slightly toasted. (naninikit na sa kawali)

Pour annatto powder mixture then add fish sauce to taste and sprinkle with freshly ground black pepper. Mix well to incorporate the seasoning. Turn off heat.

Serve hot and enjoy!

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