Recipe for Sweet And Sour Pork


    Sweet And Sour Pork

    Serving Size : 4
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    Amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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    2 pound pork -- lean
    3/4 cup green pepper -- sliced
    1 tablespoon soy sauce
    1/2 cup water
    1 tablespoon bacon drippings
    1/2 cup onion -- sliced
    1 no.2 can pineapple chunks
    1/4 cup brown sugar
    2 tablespoon cornstarch
    1/3 cup vinegar

    1. Cut the pork in 1 1/2-inch strips and brown the pieces in bacon drippings. Drain the pineapple and reserve the juice. 2. Stir the cornstarch into the water and combine it with the sugar, vinegar, soy sauce, and pineapple juice. Cook this until it is clear and slightly thickened, about 2 minutes. 3. Add the sauce to the pork and cook for about 1 hour, covered, over low heat or until the pork is tender. Chill it overnight. 4. Before serving, heat it over a low flame until it is hot, then add the pepper, onion, and pineapple pieces. Cook for 2 minutes and serve with wild rice or a mixture of white and wild rice.