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Stir-fried chilli pork

Stir-fried chilli pork

Quick and easy, this stir-fried pork recipe is great if you need a tasty dinner on the table in a matter of minutes.

Ingredients

For the marinade
For the stir fry
  • 3 tbsp sunflower or vegetable oil

  • 4 garlic cloves crushed with the flat of a knife

  • 3 red chillies, cut in half lengthways, stalks left on and de-seeded

  • 6 spring onion bulb, halved

  • 1 tbsp soy sauce

  • 2 tbsp granulated sugar

  • 2 tbsp roasted peanuts

  • 350g/13oz Thai jasmine rice, steamed

Preparation method

  1. For the marinade, mix together the soy sauce, mirin, hoisin sauce, sesame oil and chilli flakes in a shallow dish until well combined.

  2. Coat the pork in the marinade and chill in the fridge for 15 minutes.

  3. Heat a wok over high heat and add one tablespoon of the oil. Once smoking add half the pork, shaking off the excess marinade, and stir-fry for 1-2 minutes.

  4. Remove the pork from the wok with a slotted spoon and stir-fry the remaining pork for 1-2 minutes. Remove the pork from the wok.

  5. Heat the remaining tablespoon of oil in the wok and add the garlic, chillies, one tablespoon of water and the onions. Stir-fry for 1-2 minutes. Cover with a lid and cook for a further 1-2 minutes.

  6. Add the soy sauce and sugar and return the pork to the wok. Cook for a final minute. Garnish with the roasted peanuts and serve with steamed rice.

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