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Easy recipe: Saucy matumbo

 Easy recipe: Saucy matumbo (Photo: iStock)

Today we make saucy matumbo


1/2 kg of boiled tripe (matumbo)

2 tablespoons vegetable oil 

4 tomatoes, roughly chopped

1 capsicum, cut into strips 

Fresh coriander, finely chopped

1 teaspoon of mchuzi mix (diluted in 1/2 cup water)

1 large red onion, diced

50g tomato paste 

Salt to taste

1 teaspoon garlic mince 

Juice of 1 lime 

1/4 cup of water


In a pot over medium heat, pour in the vegetable oil. Add the onions and sauté until golden brown.

Add tomatoes and salt, and cook for about five minutes, or until they are well cooked.

Add the tomato paste, mchuzi mix and matumbo and mix.

Add the capsicum, cover and simmer for a few minutes.

Add the water, cover and simmer.

Add the lime juice and mix.

Garnish with coriander.

Serve with ugali. Enjoy!

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