Easy Pork Adobo Recipe
1 & ½ lb pork belly, cubed1 & ½ cup beef broth or water5 tbsp soy sauce3 tbsp coconut vinegar1 & ½ teaspoons whole peppercorn5 to 6 pcs dried bay/ laurel leaves6 to 8 cloves garlic, crushedSalt, to taste3 tbsp cooking oil
HOW TO COOK:
In a cooking pot, pour-in and heat the cooking oil.When the oil is hot, add the crushed garlic.Cook until it starts to turn light brown.Add the whole peppercorns and bay leaves.Continue to cook this for about 20 seconds.Put the pork belly in the cooking pot.Stir and cook until it turns light brownAt this point, check the garlic and make sure that it does not get burnt (you may adjust heat if necessary).Pour the soy sauce and the beef broth (or water) and let it boil.Cover and cook in low heat for 40 minutes or until the pork gets tender (add more beef broth or water in case the liquid starts to dry).Pour- in the vinegar and let the liquid re- boil.Stir and cook for another 8 minutes.Taste and add salt if needed.Remove from heat and transfer to a serving plate. Serve and enjoy!