Slow-roasted shoulder of pork

Recipe from: 12 November 2013
recipes roast festive pork

Ingredients 8
Servings 4
Time 00:25


  • 2
    bay leaves - finely chopped
  • 2
    PnP ground coriander
  • 2
    cloves granulated garlic - crushed
  • 1
    lemon peel - grated
  • 1
    glug PnP Finest extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1
    pork shoulder
  • 1
    pinch salt and ground pepper
  • 12
    medium PnP potatoes


Preheat oven to 220°C.

Mix bay leaves, coriander, garlic and lemon peel with a glug of olive oil and rub all over pork. Season.

Place pork in a roasting pan and cook for 30 minutes.

Reduce oven temperature to 180°C, cover pork loosely with foil and cook for a further 30 minutes.

Boil potatoes in plenty of salted water until tender, drain and toss with olive oil to coat.

Place potatoes around pork and cook for another 30-45 minutes or until meat is cooked through and potatoes are crispy.
Take two:

Make pork pitas by stir-frying diced leftover pork with potatoes, sliced onions, garlic and cumin seeds.

Stir through chopped coriander and serve in pitas with tomato, cucumber and mint yoghurt.

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This recipe is sponsored by Pick n Pay and was created by Fresh Living magazine.


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