Arracacha of Puree Recipe
Arracacha of Puree is a new recipe for Peruvian cuisine, however its delicious flavor is a food with great nutritional values being much higher than the potato, rich in carbohydrates, is an energy food, with iron, Vitamin C and Niacin, can replace the potato different gastronomic dishes.
An important fact of the Arracacha has twice as much calcium and iron as the potato, it is also a rich source of antioxidants able to strengthen the immune system and facilitate digestion.
Arracacha of Puree is a popular dish made in Peru, and in other countries by Peruvian restaurants, so do not stay with the desire to prepare this fabulous recipe with great nutritional values.
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Origin of the Arracacha
Benefits of the Arracacha
- Cuisine: Peruvian
- Servings: 4 people
- Total time: 40 minutes
Arracacha of Puree Ingredients
- ½ kg of Arracacha
- 2 yellow potatoes
- Evaporated milk
- 1 tablespoon butter
- ½ purple onion in small squares
- 2 tablespoons minced garlic
- 1 teaspoon of achiote powder
- Pepper and cumin
- Ground oregano
- Salt to taste
Arracacha of Puree Preparation
1ºP: Wash, peel and cut into pieces Arracacha and the Yellow Potato, cook in a pot with water for 15 minutes. Then in bowl crush the Arracacha and the potato with a fork until there are no lumps.
2ºP: In a pot add butter, onion, garlic, annatto, pepper, cumin and sauté for 3 minutes.
3ºP: Finished the dressing, liquefy it with 400 ml of milk.
4ºP: In another pot add the Arracacha and the crushed potato, and the dressing with milk, cook over low heat for 5 minutes, add ground oregano and salt to taste.
5ºP: It can be accompanied by a portion of rice and beef steak.
6ºP: Serve and enjoy, Bon appetit! It can be accompanied by a delicious purple chicha.