Tropeiro beans

Learn how to make a great tropeiro beans to eat for lunch and dinner. Check out this simple and easy recipe for you to make your own!

Tropeiro beans

Recipe by caion


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Your tropeiro beans will be perfect if you use these ingredients listed below and follow the instructions in the preparation method. 
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  • 2 and 1/2 cup of beans (500g)

  • 300g bacon

  • 1 calabrese sausage (300g)

  • 400g of dry/backed beef

  • 2 garlic cloves

  • 1 large onion (200g)

  • ½ cups of cassava flour

  • salt to taste or 1 beef stock

  • 1 medium tomato (120g)

  • 1 large pepper (120g)

  • 7 teacups of water (1l and 680ml)

  • Cilantro and chives to taste


  • In a pressure cooker, add 2 and 1/2 cups of bean tea (500g);
  • Add 7 cups of water tea (1l and 680ml) until you pass 4 fingers of the beans;
  • Add salt to taste or 1 beef stock;
  • Cover and take to high fire (leave for 10 minutes after getting pressure);
  • In a pan over medium heat, add 1 tablespoon of olive oil/oil;
  • Add 300g of bacon;
  • Mix and let it fry a little;
  • Reserve the fried bacon;
  • Add 400g of sertão/dried meat to the pan and fry in the bacon fat;
  • Reserve the jerky;
  • Add 1 calabrese sausage (300g) cut into slices in the pan and fry;
  • Reserve the fried sausage;
  • Add 1 large onion (200g) sliced ​​to the pan;
  • Fry mixing and scraping the bottom of the pan;
  • Add 2 crushed garlic cloves and let it fry a little;
  • Add 1 large bell pepper (120g) chopped and let it sauté a little;
  • Place on low heat and add the drained beans;
  • Add the meats;
  • Add cilantro and chives;
  • Add 1 medium tomato (120g) sliced;
  • Add ½ cups of cassava flour (slowly while mixing);
  • Your tropeiro beans are ready!Tropeiro beans

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