Ropa vieja (ROH-pah VYAY-hah) means "old clothes" in Spanish. But don't be fooled! This traditional stew (made in a non-traditional way) will wrap around you like a nice cozy blanket. Cuisine: Cuban Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 1 1/2 hours Total Time: 1 hour and 40 minutes Servings: 6. Ingredients. 4 strips bacon, cut into 1-inch chunks Fernandez The Bull offers lunch and dinner daily, prepared with only prime selections. Our menu reflects a unique ability to produce culinary masterpieces while offering traditional fare that surpasses expectations. There is sure to be something you will insist on coming back for. Try now.