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This spicy stir-fried pork recipe is great if you need dinner on the table fast

Stir-fried Chilli pork

This stir-fried pork recipe is great if you need dinner on the table fast.

Ingredients
1 tbsp soy sauce
2 tbsp mirin
2 tbsp hoisin sauce
2 tbsp sesame oil
1 tsp dried chilli flakes
800g/1lb 12oz pork fillet, cut into thin slices
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
Mix together the soy sauce, mirin, hoisin sauce, sesame oil and chilli flakes in a shallow dish until well combined.

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

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

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.

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.

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.


Less than 30 mins preparation time
Less than 10 mins cooking time
Serves 4

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