Katsu pork with sticky rice – BigOven.com

4 Servings short-grain or sushi ricepanko breadcrumbsturmericvegetable oilegg whitepork filletscoriander sprigspickled gingervegetable oilchoppedcarrot gratedapples such as Braeburnfat garlic clovesmedium curry powderground gingertomato puréeclear honeysoy saucecornflourchicken stocksesame oil To make the sauce, heat the oil in a large pan and add the onion, carrot and apples. Cover and cook gently for 10 mins until softened, stirring … Continue reading “Katsu pork with sticky rice – BigOven.com”


4 Servings

short-grain or sushi rice
panko breadcrumbs
turmeric
vegetable oil
egg white
pork fillets
coriander sprigs
pickled ginger
vegetable oil
chopped
carrot grated
apples such as Braeburn
fat garlic cloves
medium curry powder
ground ginger
tomato purée
clear honey
soy sauce
cornflour
chicken stock
sesame oil

To make the sauce, heat the oil in a large pan and add the onion, carrot and apples. Cover and cook gently for 10 mins until softened, stirring a couple of times. Uncover the pan, turn up the heat, add the garlic and cook for 1 min.Stir in the curry powder and ginger. Cook for 1 min more, then stir in the tomato purée, honey, soy and cornflour. Gradually stir in the stock and simmer for 5 mins until the vegetables are totally soft and the sauce has thickened. Blitz with a blender or in a liquidiser until smooth, then season to taste with the sesame oil, salt and pepper. The sauce can be made up to 3 days ahead.While the sauce is cooking, put the pork between 2 sheets of cling film and bash with a rolling pin until the meat is about 1cm thick. In a shallow bowl, rub together the crumbs, turmeric and oil with some seasoning. Beat the egg white with a fork until a little frothy and have a non-stick baking tray ready.Put the rice in a saucepan with 400ml cold water and a pinch of salt. Bring to the boil, cover, then simmer for 10 mins. Take off the heat and set aside until ready to serve the pork.Heat oven to 220C/200C fan/gas 7. Dip each piece of pork into the egg, then the crumbs, pressing them onto the surface before transferring the meat to the tray. Bake the pork for 10-15 mins or until golden and crisp, turning once if needed. Serve with the rice and katsu sauce, garnished with coriander, if using, plus pickled ginger, if you like.

Visit www.bigoven.com to organize and share your recipes.