Chinese New Year 2021

Serbian Prebranac


0.5 kg of large white beans,
1 kg of onions,
150 ml of vegetable oil,
5 cloves of garlic,
1 tbsp. spoon of tomato paste,
Bay leaf,
ground spicy and sweet paprika,
ground black pepper,
salt to taste

Beans pour water for 10-12 hours. Then rinse, add fresh water and bring to a boil, drain again and pour hot water over two fingers above the level of the beans.
Boil the beans with 1 onion and bay leaf until soft, about 1.5 hours. Cooked beans fold in a colander, save water for further cooking.
Sliced ​​onion into thin half-rings, browned in vegetable oil until soft. At the end add crushed garlic and paprika.
In a refractory pot, greased with vegetable oil, lay beans and onions in layers in several rows.
In the water in which the beans were boiled, dilute the tomato paste and pour the beans so that it is covered with about a finger. Put the form in the oven heated at 180 ° C and bake for about an hour.
The dish is considered ready when the liquid is evaporated and it thickens, but should not be dry. Prebranac tastes better when it is cold.

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