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  • 900g2lb Rump Steak, cubed
  • 3 Rashers Bacon, chopped
  • 1 large Onion, chopped
  • 3 large Tomatoes, chopped
  • 3 Malagueta Peppers (or small hot chilies)
  • Salt and Black Pepper
  • 120ml4fl.oz. Water


Place the bacon in a large saucepan and cook over a high heat until the fat begins to run.

Add the onions and cook, stirring for 5 minutes. Remove with a slotted spoon and set aside.

Add the meat to the pan and brown on all sides.

Add the tomatoes and peppers and cook for 3 minutes.

Add the salt, pepper, water, and bacon & onion mixture and mix well then reduce the heat to simmer for 5 minutes.

Serve immediately.