Easy 1h 4 servings
06 May 2021

Tripe Roman-style

main dishes


  • 4 lbs cooked tripe
  • 2 oz guanciale or Italian pancetta
  • pecorino romano, grated
  • 1 stick of celery
  • 1 carrot
  • 1 white onion
  • extra virgin olive oil, as needed
  • 21 oz San Marzano dell’Agro Sarnese – Nocerino DOP tomatoes
  • ½ glass white wine
  • a few leaves of mint
  • salt, to taste
  • pepper, to taste


Sauté the finely chopped celery, carrot and onion in extra virgin olive oil in a large skillet.  

Add the diced guanciale.

Add the precooked tripe.

Add the white wine and let it evaporate.

Puree the San Marzano DOP tomatoes in a food mill and add.

Season with salt and pepper and cook for 20 minutes.

When the dish is cooked, add the mint and mix in some grated pecorino romano cheese.

Serve, garnished with the mint.