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Recipe: Bully Beef July 31, 2009

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Jamaican Bully Beef

Jamaican Bully Beef


  • 1 can corned beef
  • 1 medium onion (sliced)
  • 2 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 1 medium ripe tomato (chopped)
  • 2 stalks scallion (chopped)
  • 1 scotch bonnet pepper (de-seed and chopped)
  • 1 tbl vegetable oil or coconut oil
  • 1 tsp browning (optional)



  • Heat oil in a heavy bottomed frying pan (skillet) over moderate heat
  • Add onions, garlic(optional) and scotch bonnet to frying pan. Saute for approx. 1-2 mins
  • Add thyme and corned beef. Turn down heat to medium – low and stir until cooked
  • Add chopped tomatoes, scallions, and browning (optional), stir well and cook for another 3 minutes. Use paper towels to absorb the extra vegetable oil, if any
  • Bully Beef is usually serviced for breakfast with Johnny Cakes, boiled green bananas or toast. It can also be served with white rice (serves 4)