Sticky Chinese Pork Stir Fry


Recipe & Photo Credit: Taste

600g pork loin medallions, thinly sliced
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 1/2 tablespoons Soy Sauce
1/2 teaspoon Chinese five spice
2 teaspoons fish sauce
200g packet dried rice stick noodles
1 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil
1 red onion, halved, cut into thin wedges
2cm piece fresh ginger, peeled, finely grated
2 garlic cloves, crushed
1 red capsicum, thinly sliced
1 carrot, halved, sliced diagonally
1 bunch baby pak choy, roughly chopped
250g snow peas, trimmed
1/4 cup chicken stock
1/4 cup oyster sauce
1/4 cup dry roasted cashews
1 green onion, thinly sliced
1 long red chilli, sliced diagonally


1. Combine pork, sugar, soy sauce, five spice and fish sauce in a medium bowl. Toss to coat.
2. Cook rice stick noodles, following packet directions until tender. Drain well. Cover to keep warm.
3. Heat 1 tablespoon of oil in a wok or large frying pan over medium-high heat. Stir-fry pork, in 2 batches, for 1 to 2 minutes or until golden. Transfer to a bowl.
4. Heat remaining oil in wok over high heat. Stir-fry onion, ginger, garlic, capsicum and carrot for 5 minutes or until just tender. Add pork, pak choy, snow peas, stock and oyster sauce. Stir-fry for 2 to 3 minutes or until pork is cooked through and snow peas are tender. Top with cashews, onion and chilli. Serve with rice noodles.