Filipino Bistek (Pork Tenderloin)

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Mikekey *

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@Mikekey

Pork must be sliced VERY thinly. Make sure you have a sharp knife!

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★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
pork tenderloin
1 tsp
minced garlic
1/2
yellow onion, thinly sliced
1 Tbsp
vegetable oil
4 Tbsp
soy sauce
1/2 Tbsp
sugar (optional)
1 Tbsp
lemon juice (or more, to taste)

How to Make Filipino Bistek (Pork Tenderloin)

Step-by-Step

  • 1Slice pork tenderloin very thinly.
  • 2Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-low heat and cook garlic until lightly browned. Add onion and just starting to brown.
  • 3Add sliced pork and stir to separate slices. When meat starts to brown, add soy sauce. Continue to stir about 2 minutes. Add sugar if using (adds a nice sweetness to dish).
  • 4When meat is cooked add lemon juice.
  • 5Serve over steamed white rice.

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About Filipino Bistek (Pork Tenderloin)

Course/Dish: Pork
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: Filipino