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Do you know that birria is native to Jalisco? It is said that, in the colonial era, due to an excess of cattle, the Spaniards began to give kids to the natives. They, with their culinary methods began to cook this animal under the ground, accompanied by a marinade.

This delicious recipe for Homemade Beef Birria is adapted to be very easy to cook. It will be very juicy and will be ideal for a taquiza.
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8 portions
  • 6 ancho chili peppers, deveined, clean and soaked, for the marinade
  • 4 guajillo chilies, deveined, clean and soaked, for the marinade
  • 4 cascabel chili peppers, deveined, clean and soaked, for the marinade
  • 1/2 white onions, cut into pieces for the marinade
  • 1 cup white vinegar, for the marinade
  • 5 cloves garlic, cut into pieces for the marinade
  • 1 raja cinnamon, grilled
  • 1/2 tablespoons cumin, roast
  • 1/2 tablespoons black pepper, grilled
  • 2 teaspoons oregano, roast
  • 2 whole cloves, roast
  • 2 kilos beef, with bone and fat cut into pieces
  • 2 cups tomato sauce
  • 1 pinch salt
  • to taste onion, finely chopped, to accompany
  • to taste fresh coriander, finely chopped, to accompany
  • to taste corn tortilla, To accompany


Preheat the oven to 200 ° C.
To marinate the marinade, blend all the ingredients until a homogeneous sauce is obtained.
Marinade the beef with the previous mixture for 4 hours in refrigeration.
In an express pot, cook only the meat for 40 minutes or until smooth. Reserve the marinade.
Remove the cooking meat and place it in the container of the marinade you reserved. Mix well and bake 30 minutes or until golden brown. Turn from time to time during cooking, to integrate the juices and achieve a good golden brown.
Remove the meat from the container and reserve. To the same cooking vessel, add the tomato sauce and mix with the remaining juices. Return to the oven for 20 minutes to cook the caldillo.
Serve the meat in a bowl with the broth, accompany with cilantro and onions. Serve with corn tortillas.


Serve in a deep dish the meat with caldito, add onion and cilantro.


You can substitute beef, goat or chicken.

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Ratings (27)
Carlo Ram
21/11/2020 13:08:10
Muy práctica
Kleider Linki
26/10/2020 09:39:50
Muy bien la birria
Gc gm
19/09/2020 21:30:25
muy fácil
Mndza Mery
17/09/2020 16:16:26
Muy rica
Soslanja Regina Silva
16/09/2020 20:28:01
Me encanta la Birria
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