Ginataang Pechay Recipe
- A big handful of bunch of pechay leaves
- 200 g Pork meat cut into small strips
- 5 pieces green finger chili deseeded and cut into squares, leave an extra one whole and intact
- Garlic minced
- Onion minced
- Spanish paprika
- Coconut milk 1 cup
- Coconut cream 1/2 cup
- Rinse the pechay leaves and stalks under running water (Set a bowl beneath to save the rinsewater for your plants).
- Cut the leaves and stalks in 1″ strips.
- Pan-fry the pork strips, seasoning it with salt and pepper. Remove from the pork once the pan becomes brown and crusty.
- Deglaze the pan with a little water and half of the coconut milk.
- Add the onions, garlic, and chilis, as well as the pork strips.
- Add the pechay.
- Pour the rest of the coconut milk. Cover with a lid and let simmer until the sauce is reduced.
- Add the coconut cream.
- Season with salt, pepper, and paprika.
- Serve with a plate of steaming rice. Enjoy!