How to Make Beef Tripe Soup in One Hour


Ciorba de burta (beef tripe soup) is a traditional Romanian course. Traditionally, it can take several hours to make ciorba de burta, but if you use a pressure cooker, you can make beef tripe soup in just one hour.

Things You'll Need

  • 3 pounds beef tripe
  • 4 tablespoons vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 16 ounces sour cream
  • 16 ounces yogurt
  • 1 carrot, cut in small pieces
  • 5 to 6 cloves of garlic, crushed and blended with a little salt and water
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • Wash the beef tripe and place it in a pressure cooker, covering it with water (12 to 14 cups of water). Add 1/4 tablespoon of salt and 1 tablespoon vinegar to the water. Set the pressure cooker to high pressure for 25 to 30 minutes.

  • While the beef tripe is in the pressure cooker, put the carrot in a frying-pan with 2 tablespoons of oil and sauté for 2 to 3 minutes. Add the sour cream and then the yogurt, mixing continuously with a wooden spoon. Add half of the garlic composition.

  • When the pressure cooker timer goes off, remove the beef tripe out (leaving the water) and cut it in small strips. Place the strips back in the pressure cooker with the chopped onion. Set the pressure cooker for another 5 minutes.

  • After the 5 minutes are up, carefully open the pressure cooker and add the sour cream and yogurt mixture, the remainder of the garlic composition, 2 to 3 tablespoons of vinegar, and as much salt as you consider necessary. Set the pressure cooker to simmer for 10 to 15 minutes. Mix everything from time to time with a wooden spoon.

Related Searches

Promoted By Zergnet


You May Also Like

  • How to Slow Cook Baby-Back Ribs

    The only way to get fall-off-the-bone ribs is to slow cook them. Sure you could use your outdoor grill, but with an...

  • How to Cook Tripe

    Some foods occupy a place so far outside of the mainstream that they stymie even the most adventurous of cooks. A fine...

  • How to Make Beef Vegetable Soup

    **Start to Finish**: 90 minutes **Servings**: 6 **Difficulty Level**: Intermediate Beef vegetable soup is a classic comfort food that people appreciate for...

  • How to Cook With A Soup Bone

    The thick, gelatinous broth in veal stock, the rich, meaty taste of stew and the complex pork flavor of soup beans all...

  • How to Cook Beans in a Pressure Cooker

    Dried beans are one of the healthiest and cheapest options you can make for dinner, but cooking them can take several hours,...

  • How to Make Beef Tips and Rice

    Beef tips and rice is a tasty addition to your dinner menu that won't tax your wallet. You can use any cut...

  • How to Make Beef & Rice Soup

    Make this beef and rice soup for an easy dinner. Beef and rice soup is a recipe often altered to taste. Vegetables...

  • Types of Beef Tripe

    Tripe is made from the cow's stomach. A cow has four stomachs, according to, and there are different types of beef...

Related Searches

Check It Out

13 Delicious Thanksgiving Sides That'll Make Turkey Insignificant

Is DIY in your DNA? Become part of our maker community.
Submit Your Work!