How to make beef breakfast patties

How to make beef breakfast patties

As breakfast is the most important meal of the day, we thought we would share a hearty breakfast recipe with you. This is the beef breakfast patties, also known as bush breakfast and is guaranteed to jump start your morning.

You will need:

  • A kilogramme mince beef
  • mixed fresh herbs (basil, parsley, chives, coriander, mint) – finely chopped
  • 4 tablespoons of breadcrumbs
  • 1 egg
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons brown spice

Brown Spices:

  • Coriander seed
  • Cumin seeds
  • Dried chillies
  • Garlic power
  • Onion flakes

Mix and grind in equal quantities with pestle and mortar


  1. Mix all the ingredients
  2. Mould with hands into 100-200 grams patties
  3. Grill 5-10 minutes each side

Serve with beed and chicken sausages, fried egg, fried onions, chourico and fresh tomatoes

Sourced from – Bring the Taste of Mozambique & Beyond to your Table by Cello Santos