Posts Categorized: pork

Pork belly cubes appetizer / starter recipe (slow cooker friendly)

I first had this dish at a Portuguese tapas restaurant and instantly fell in love with it. I found I could use either a large piece of pork belly or belly slices but for me it simply was the best way to cook pork belly slices or whole. It took me a while to perfect…read more

Easy basic quiche recipe for healthy breakfast quiches

Sometimes you don’t want to have the usual boring toast or cereal for breakfast so these healthy breakfast quiches are the perfect treat for you to enjoy. This post will show you not only how to make a simple quiche but to make it fast and for very little cost. This is a recipe for quiche with…read more

Recipe for the best way to make BBQ pork spare ribs

  There’s something about BBQ pork spare ribs that you just can’t beat. They are sticky and messy to eat but you can’t help but love them. Going out to get some can get quite pricey. You can easily shell out £10 – £12 for a half rack, I know you are paying for the…read more

Pulled bbq pork

  Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 2 hours Difficulty: Easy Serves 8 Calories per serving: 382 (excluding salad but including roll) Cost per serving: £ 0.35p    Ingredients:   700g pork leg joint 3 teaspoons cajun spice 3 teaspoons bbq sauce 3 teaspoon ketchup 2 teaspoons vinegar 2 piches salt Method: Place pork joint onto foil and…read more

Chicken and chorizo empanadas

  Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Easy Serves 18 Calories per serving: 130 (excluding rice and salad) Cost per serving: £ 0.11p    Ingredients: 150g chicken thigh fillets 60g chorizo 200g plain flour 140 g butter 50g onions 50g carrots salt to taste Method: Add the flour and room temperature butter into…read more

Chicken and chorizo pie

  Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Easy Serves 6 Calories per serving: 490 (excluding wedges) Cost per serving: £ 0.60p    Ingredients: 300g chicken thigh fillets 110g chorizo 200g plain flour 140 g butter 100g onions 100g carrots salt to taste Method: Add the flour and room temperature butter into a bowl…read more

Thai green curry with pork, aubergine and green beans

  Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Easy Serves 6 Calories per serving: 389 (excluding crackling strips) Cost per serving: £ 1.14  Ingredients: 500g pork 1 x aubergine 200g onions 1 can (400g) chopped tomatoes 100g creamed coconut 300g green beans 2 heaped teaspoons thai green curry paste 750g rice 1 tablespoon…read more