A bowl of jerked beef or charqui.
charqui definition by Webster's New World
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jerked or dried beef
Origin: Spanish charquí, charqué ; from Quechua ch'arki, dried meat
charqui definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: American Spanish, from Quechua ch'arki.