Minced Beef Tamales

  • Preparation Time20 mins
  • Cooking Time120 mins
  • Serves4
  • DifficultyEasy

For the pastry

125g cornmeal flour
125g strong bread flour
150g cold water

For the filling

500g minced beef
1 large onion, diced
150ml Worcestershire sauce
Sweetcorn leaves

For the pastry, mix the cornmeal and strong bread flour with the water until it forms a paste and rest in the fridge for 20 minutes.

Fry the beef and onions until dark brown then add the Worcestershire sauce, bring to the boil then chill.

Roll out the pastry as thin as possible, brush with egg yolk, fill and roll up like a pancake roll, place into corn husk and steam for 2 hours.

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