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Pique macho


Pique macho (pronounced pee-kay maacho) is a typical Bolivian food. It is a heaped plate consisting of bite-sized pieces of beef, sausage (hot dog type), and french fry-cut potatoes. Added to this mixture are onions, locoto, boiled egg, mustard, mayonnaise, and ketchup.

Smaller portions are simply called pique; pique macho is a huge portion. Urban legend suggests that this is because you are macho if you can finish one by yourself.

Ingredients

Basic Ingredients:

slices of steak

hot dogs/sausages/vienna sausages (depending on your preference)

french fries

garlic

salt

perejil

oil

boiled eggs

onions

green and red peppers

tomatoes

(optional)

Locoto (Chili)

(optional)

Additional American Ingredients:

carrots

peas

External links

AOL's Pique Macho Recipe

Pique Macho Recipe by Vanina Judicis Chavez

BoliviaNet's Pique Macho Recipe

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