Josh is back for the festive holidays and so it is back to meat patties , meat burgers and anything meat ....I have two carnivores in the house right now so have to put on the thinking cap on how to prepare the meat in the fridge. I have beef, chicken and pork all stored up in the freezer. For dinner I prepared some capsicum meat patties for him and the Wild Boar and guess who is the happiest ? Of course , the Wild Boar ! For I have been cooking more veggies and fish dishes the past weeks, trying to wean him off meat and for the next 7 days , he will get to eat meat...and he has Josh to thank for :p
These patties are the simpliest to make for your family and it is full of flavor too. The meat patties are packed with diced red and green capsicum, minced garlic and seasoned with chicken stock powder , cayenne powder and corn flour. Pan fried them in olive oil and the aroma from the sizzling meat filled the air , bringing the Piggies to the kitchen :) whoa....their smelling organs are in good condition :p
I used the aromatic oil drippings
from the meat patties to cook some shredded
chinese cabbage for the meat patties .
these patties not only look colorful but taste good too :)
Josh loves this simple yet tasty meat patties
and the Wild Boar had a good time feasting them too LOL!
after not giving him meat for the past week
Capsicum Meat Patties
( Printable recipe )
300 gm minced meat ( chicken, beef or pork )
1/2 green capsicum - diced
1/2 red capsicum - diced
3 pips of garlic - minced
1 tbsp of corn flour
1 tsp of cayenne pepper
1/2 tsp of chicken stock powder
1/2 chinese cabbage - cut into strips
To prepare the chinese cabbage:
Cut the chinese cabbage into strips. Use the aromatic oil drippings from the meat patties to saute the chinese cabbage in the grill pan. Lightly stir fry till cooked. Add sea salt to taste before dishing up and served them as base for the meat patties.
To prepare the meat patties :
Put all the ingredients together in a mixing bowl. Stir them vigorously till well combined . Shape them into small patties and pan fried them in olive oil on a grill pan till both sides are browned and cooked. Served the cooked patties on the cabbage lined dish.
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