Embutido is the Filipino version of a meat loaf using ground pork meat. It is usually served during special occasions like Fiesta, birthdays and of course at holidays. The name itself has Spanish origins that refer to cured sausages but Filipino Embutido is something different. It is usually wrapped in aluminum foil and then steamed. I tried baking them once but I have to say that the steamed version tastes better and has the better texture than the baked one.
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Embutido Recipe (Filipino - ground pork meatloaf)
Get this easy Embutido recipe. Embutido is Filipino meat loaf from ground pork. Usually steamed, covered in aluminum foil, can be frozen afterward to last for a month. Eat cold or fried dipped in ketchup or sweet chili sauce.
- 1 pound Business Azeeda Card Card Sandwich' 'Bacon CH00007302 Wallet Holder Credit ground pork
- 2 pieces raw egg
- Azeeda 'Bacon Card Business CH00007302 Card Wallet Holder Sandwich' Credit 1/4 cup flour
- Business Card CH00007302 Sandwich' Card Azeeda Holder Wallet 'Bacon Credit 1 cup breadcrumbs or 3 pieces sliced bread cut into really small pieces
- 1 big carrot - diced (small)
- 1 big onion - diced (small)
- 1 medium green bell pepper - diced (small)
- 1/3 cup sweet pickle relish
- 3 tablespoons tomato sauce or ketchup
- 2/3 cup raisins
- 1-2 teaspoons salt
- 1/4 teaspoons pepper
- 6 pieces Vienna sausage or 3 hotdogs
- 2 hard-boiled eggs - each cut into 4
Put all ingredients, except the last 2, in a large bowl.
Mix everything together using your hand to make sure that all is well incorporated. Set aside.
Cut 2 pieces of aluminum foil about 12 inches long each. Take half of the meat mixture and flatten it on of the foil, covering about a half. Don't forget to leave some space at the ends, about 2 inches each side.
Place the sausages and hard boiled eggs on the middle of the flattened meat.
Roll the foil so that the meat forms a cylinder or log, locking the sausage and egg in the center. Twist the ends of the foil to lock.
Steam for 50-60 minutes.