PORK CUTLETS IN LEMON SAUCE

Ingredients:

1/2 kg MONTEREY PORK CUTLETS
1/2 tsp iodized fine salt
1/2 tsp pepper
4 pc MAGNOLIA BROWN EGGS, egg yolks only
2 tbsp light soy sauce
2 tbsp rice wine
1 cup cornstarch
MAGNOLIA NUTRI-OIL PALM VEGETABLE OIL for deep-frying
lemon slices, for topping

Lemon Sauce

1/2 cup sugar
3/4 cup water
1-1/2 tbsp cornstarch
1 tsp lemon rind
1/4 cup lemon juice
1 tsp chopped ginger
1 tsp chopped garlic

Procedure:

  1. Season pork cutlets with salt and pepper. Combine egg yolks, soy sauce and rice wine. Mix well. Pour over meat pieces and coat evenly. Set aside to marinate for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Remove meat from marinade and dust with cornstarch. Deep-fry in hot oil. Drain excess oil on paper towels. Serve with sauce.
  3. Sauce: Combine lemon sauce ingredients in a saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until thick. Pour over fried pork cutlets. Top with slices of lemon.
Makes 4-5 servings.

MONTEREY PORK CHOPS WITH CREAMY CAULIFLOWER RICE

Ingredients:

4 (150 g each) g MONTEREY PORK CHOPS, sliced
4 cloves garlic, minced
1 tbsp soy sauce
1 tsp pepper
2 tbsp MAGNOLIA NUTRI-OIL PALM VEGETABLE OIL
2 tbsp MAGNOLIA GOLD BUTTER SALTED
2 (30 g) tbsp minced onion
1/2 kg cauliflower florets, steamed and finely chopped
1 (250 mL) pack MAGNOLIA ALL-PURPOSE CREAM
1/2 tsp iodized fine salt
1 tsp pepper
1 tsp chopped parsley

Procedure:

  1. Marinate pork chops with garlic, soy sauce and pepper.
  2. In a pan, fry pork chops in oil over medium heat.  Cook for 3 minutes on each side. Set aside.
  3. In the same pan add butter, onion, cauliflower and cream. Cook for 3 minutes using low heat. Season with salt and pepper and garnish with parsley.  Serve with pork chops.

Makes 4 servings.

Tip/s: Wash cauliflower only when it's going to be cut up and used. Soak in salt water or vinegar water to help force out dirt or insects stuck in the florets

STEWED PORK PATA WITH BLACK BEAN SAUCE

Ingredients:

1 pc MONTEREY PORK PATA, about 1.2 kilos, sliced into 1 inch thick pieces
.25 cup dark soy sauce
1 cup all purpose flour
MAGNOLIA NUTRI-OIL PALM VEGETABLE OIL, for deep-frying
1 cup chopped white onion
2 tbsp minced garlic
3 tbsp finely chopped ginger
2 tbsp black bean sauce
4 cup beef or chicken stock
salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste
sesame oil
chopped spring onions

Procedure:

  1. Marinate Monterey sliced pork pata in soy sauce. Set aside for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Heat Magnolia Nutri-Oil in a wok. Drain pata slices and dredge in flour. Deep-fry in hot oil until golden. Drain in paper towels and set aside.
  3. Remove oil from wok and leave only 1/4 cup for frying. Stir fry onions, garlic, ginger and and black bean sauce. Return pata slices to wok and pour beef or chicken stock.
  4. Allow to boil and let simmer, covered until meat becomes tender. Season with salt and pepper. Remove from heat and drizzle with sesame oil. Garnish with chopped spring onions upon serving.
 

SWEET PORK BBQ WITH FRIED RICE

Ingredients:

1/4 cup nuts, coarsely chopped
1 (200 g) pack MONTEREY PORK TENDERLOIN BBQ
3 tbsp MAGNOLIA NUTRI-OIL PALM VEGETABLE OIL
3 cloves garlic, chopped
4 cups cooked rice
1 pack WANDAH ALL-ARROUND SWEET TOMATO CATSUP MIX, mixed with 1/2 cup water until smooth
2 tbsp sesame oil
1/2 tsp iodized fine salt
1/4 tsp pepper

Procedure:

  1. Pan grill or fry barbecue until cooked.
  2. In a separate pan sauté garlic, add catsup, sesame oil, simmer for a minute. Add rice and mix until well blended. Season with salt and pepper. Serve fried rice with barbecue.

Makes 4 serving.

Yield:  4 cups Cost per recipe: P 203.85 Cost per serving: P 50.96