|Place of origin||Philippines|
|Region or state||Luzon, Southern Tagalog|
|Main ingredients||Goat /mutton shoulders, corn oil, onion, garlic, carrots, bell pepper, potatoes, chili, flour, liver spread, tomato paste, butter, stock (beef or brown)|
|Variations||Beef, pork, chicken|
Commonly the goat meat is stewed with vegetables and a liver paste. Vegetables may include tomatoes, potatoes, olives, bell peppers and hot peppers; kaldereta sometimes includes tomato sauce.
Caldereta's name derives from the Spanish word caldera meaning cauldron. The dish is similar to meat stews from the Iberian peninsula and was brought to the Philippines by the Spanish during their 300-year occupation of the Philippines.
Kaldereta is served at special occasions, parties, and festivities.
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- "Kalderetang Baka Recipe". Pinoy Recipe At Iba Pa. Retrieved 16 December 2007.
- "Chicken Caldereta Recipe". Pinoy Recipe At Iba Pa. Retrieved 22 September 2011.
- Media related to Kaldereta at Wikimedia Commons