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This site is designed to help you if you are looking for ethnic recipes or meal ideas from around the globe. You can search for a recipe (using the search box on the right) or use the drop down menus at the top of the page which include region, country, base ingredient or "pot luck"

Greek Recipe Ideas
Greek Food and Drink Ideas

Oxtail Veggi Soup

Oxtails provide the flavor boost to this hearty soup of vegetables, brown rice, and other vegetables.
For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 1 kg oxtail
  • 4 onions
  • 2 cups water
  • 4 carrots
  • 2 celery stalks
  • 3 potatoes
  • 2 leeks
  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • Salt to taste


Fry chopped vegetables in olive oil in a deep pan for 5 min. Add the meat and fry for 3 min till the meat lightens.

Add water and on medium heat cook for 40 45 min until the meat is cooked properly.

Take the meat out and separate the meat and the bones. Put the meat again to pan. Mash the vegetables and add to the soup.

Simmer for 5 min.

Serve the soup hot with Greek salad.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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