Pork is a lean and flavoursome meat that can be used for a healthy meal in a variety of ways, from pork chop recipes to pork steak recipes. Pork chops and pork steak are delicious when grilled with sage or accompanied with apple sauce and roasted vegetables. Grilling the meat allows it to retain its natural juices so that it remains tender. from pork belly recipes and pork chop recipes to pork fillet recipes, we show you tempting ways to cook your pork.
As pork is a fairly light meat it can be used in stir fry"s without overpowering the flavour of the dish. Pork loin recipes are good idea for a luxurious meal or for a Sunday roast. Tenderloin, loin and belly pork are said to be the best meat for roasting, particularly when served with crisp pork crackling. A popular choice for parties and wedding is to have a hog roast, where an entire pig is roast on a spit and eaten with bread, apple sauce and side dishes. The origins of the tradition can be traced back to medieval times and have seen a fashionable revival in recent years.
Most Popular pork recipes
Prepare this dish the day before you are going to BBQ and you will have really special
This Chinese style dish is made extra special by marinating in soy sauce and vinegar with vegetables and pineapple added.
This is a meal of pork and sausages with potatoes and beans all in one dish.
By Douwe Egberts
An unusual pork stew using honey and coffee amongst its other ingredients to give a very special taste.
By Sophie Michell
A Cajun style burger using pork, cumin coriander and peaches for a very different taste.
Pork is a very popular meat to casserole for a warm winter's evening and this recipe is a great way to use pork bellies.
Fried pork chops in a little oil is a quick and easy dish to make and the sauce of creme fraiche and wine adds to the flavour.
If you enjoy a good curry, try this pork curry recipe for a change.
Pork chops fry very well in a light oil and with an unusual sauce of honey wine and cream, makes a perfect evening supper.
Use up left over pork with this pork pie, using puff pastry, and your family will love it.
Pork steaks and apple together make this dish a low fat alternative for an evening meal.
By maria ryder
An alternative way to make the Portuguese dish Feijoada, which tastes really good if refrigerated over night before cooking the next day
By Jail Bird!
A Chinese stir fry which takes just minutes to make and is really great.
A popular recipe of stuffed pork with Stilton which your family will ask for over and over again.
This dish is best marinated and left in the fridge over night. The it should be very slowly cooked for a long time to make it very tender.
Rolled pork, stuffed with raisins, walnuts and apples as well as pancetta, gives this dish a homely flvour and one your family will love.
By Pasta Lover
By John Y
Braising pork on top of the stove makes it very tender and in the Chinese stock, has a very tasty flavour.
Many pork recipes use marinades to give them flavour and this is no exception and the taste has a distinctive Chinese flavour