Lemon pork fillets and garlic scapes

With a lusciously fresh serving of Asian greens.
 
lemon pork fillet

Recipe from: 5 December 2012
Preparation time: 5 min
Cooking time: 20 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 300
    g
    pork fillet
  • Juice of two lemons
  • 1
    Tbs
    soya sauce
  • black pepper for seasoning
  • Salt – if you need extra seasoning
  • oil for frying
  • 4 - 6
    garlic scapes (keep some whole and have some cut in halves)
  • 2
    Tbs
    butter
  • fresh juice from 1/2 lemon
  • 50
    ml
    white wine
  • Salt and pepper for seasoning
  • Asian greens - like bok choy
  • Lemon infused olive oil to drizzle over your dish when cooked
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
For the pork, add the oil to the pan until heated and sear the fillets.

Add some seasoning – pepper and lemon juice and soya sauce. Fry the pork fillets on medium high heat till done.

For the scapes: Add butter to a medium hot pan. Braise the garlic scapes in the butter and wine until soft, about 10 minutes.

Add the lemon juice and some salt and pepper for seasoning

For the other greens, heat a wok until it is very hot – add the oil and then the greens.

Flash fry the greens for a few minutes and add the soya sauce, lemon juice and pepper. Taste for seasoning.

To serve, add the greens to the plate. Slice pork and serve atop the greens.

Drizzle the juices from the pan over the pork and some lemon infused olive oil over the whole dish.

Garnish with garlic scapes.

Reprinted with permission of Life is a Zoo Biscuit. To see more recipes, click here.


 

Read more on: recipe  |  stirfry  |  sear  |  pork  |  asian
 

NEXT ON FOOD24X

Quick Roast Beef Chimichanga

2014-12-10 20:11
 
 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Tip of the day

 
the PROPER way to peal a banana!
Monkeys can teach us a lot on how to properly peal a banana! www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBJV56WUDng
 

Find a recipe

 
 
 

Inside Food24

 
 
 
 
 

Instagram: #Food24_sa

 
 
/Movies
 

Restaurants

 
El Burro Taqueria in Cape Town

Authentic tacos in a trendy location!

 

Find a restaurant

 
 
 
 
 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.