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Ginataang Langka (Jackfruit in Coconut Milk)

By PutoPinoy on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 At Wednesday, August 24, 2011

  • 1 lb unripe jackfruit, peeled and chopped
  • 1 large onion, diced
  • 5 cloves crushed garlic
  • 3/4 cup tomatoes, diced
  • 3-5 pcs red chilis
  • 3 cups coconut milk
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1/2 cup fried dried fish (daing), bones removed
  1. Heat a wok or a cooking pot and pour-in the coconut milk. Bring to a boil.
  2. Add the garlic and onions and cook for 3-5 minutes while continuously stirring the mixture.
  3. Put in the tomatoes and red chilis. Continue stirring to prevent lumps from forming.
  4. Add dried fish and cook for 5 minutes.
  5. Pour in water and allow re-boiling.
  6. Add the chopped jackfruit then mix with the other ingredients. Simmer for 5-8 minutes.
  7. Put-in the shrimp cube then stir to ensure that the ingredients are properly distributed. Simmer until the liquid dries up.
  8. Transfer to a serving plate then serve.