Elita's go-to Thanksgiving beef empanadas recipe

Friday, November 20, 2020
Happy Thanksgiving! Elita shows an authentic beef empanadas recipe!
Happy Thanksgiving. Elita Loresca cooks up this unique beef empanadas meal using Goya Foods products and a fry daddy. Don't miss this delicious recipe.

Bring something new to the Thanksgiving feast! We've partnered with Goya Foods to bring you an authentic Latin that won't take all day to make. Elita Loresca has the recipe for delicious beef empanadas, made easy with GOYA pastry disks!

This Week's Recipe: Beef Empanadas


1lb ground beef

white onion chopped

green bell pepper

1Tbs Goya olive oil

1 teaspoon salt

2 garlic cloves chopped

6 Green Spanish olives chopped

4oz tomato sauce

1 tbs white wine

Goya Canola oil - half a bottle for frying

Goya Frozen discos


1- In a pan at medium heat add olive oil, onion, bell pepper, garlic, sauté.

2- Add ground beef and brown.

3- Add tomato sauce, olives, and white wine and simmer for about 10 minutes

4- Once the beef picadillo mixture is done scoop it into a thawed disco and fold over, securing the sides by pressing down with a fork.

Heat the canola oil until hot. Carefully place empanadas in the hot oil and fry until they are golden brown.

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