Coming Up Sat 4:00 PM  AEST
Coming Up Live in 
Live
Greek radio

Beef with quince

Beef with quince Source: supplied

Beef and quince is a combination made in heaven. Each absorbs the other's flavour while the spices and the juice of the beef bring the dish together. Flamboyant, explosive and moreish, this dish from the famed Asia Minor cuisine is among Angela Nicolettou's favourites,

Quince with beef

Ingredients

1 kg beef

4 quinces, peeled & quartered

1 large onion, diced

1 cinnamon stick

6 cloves

8 allspice berries

2 star anise pieces

1 tbs balsamic vinegar

3 tbs olive oil

2 cups hot water 

 

Method

Cut beef into large chunks. Heat a heavy based saucepan, add the olive oil and brown the beef.

Add the onion, spices and salt and pepper. Continue to cook, stirring occasionally until the onions soften.

Add the balsamic vinegar and the hot water and using a wooden spoon to scrape the bottom of the saucepan to mix through any caramelised pieces.

Add the quince, mix through and simmer with the saucepan partly covered, for about an hour or until the meat is soft and quinces are cooked.  If needed add more hot water. Check seasoning and serve as a main meal with a green salad, olives or feta.

Best enjoyed with family and/or friends and a full- bodied red wine. 

More delicious recipes


 

  

Follow SBS Greek on Facebook

Listen to SBS Greek Podcasts here

Coming up next

# TITLE RELEASED TIME MORE
Beef with quince 18/06/2020 10:09 ...
Η καραντίνα έκανε καλό στις οικογενειακές σχέσεις, λένε Ελληνίδες της Αυστραλίας 10/07/2020 05:55 ...
News in Greek July 10 2020 10/07/2020 13:10 ...
Paella με κοτόπουλο 10/07/2020 00:24 ...
Australia halves international arrivals and launches hotel quarantine inquiry 10/07/2020 00:24 ...
"Storm" in Australia-China relations 10/07/2020 06:20 ...
"Καταιγίδα" στις σχέσεις Αυστραλίας - Κίνας 10/07/2020 06:20 ...
‘Truly grateful’: Melbourne Greeks pledge donations of $930,000 for Fronditha Care 10/07/2020 04:57 ...
The decision on the fate of Hagia Sophia could be revealed today 10/07/2020 03:32 ...
Ποινική δίωξη σε «δίδυμο» για ρίψη τοξικών αποβλήτων στην Κουηνσλάνδη 10/07/2020 05:37 ...
View More