Mojo Candied Jalapeno Pepper BBQ Pork Belly

Sherri Williams


Just when I said to myself...I can't possibly ever top my last pork belly recipe, then I created this! It is incredibly sinful & darn right delicious. Consume in moderation. Cooking with love & Passion sw :)

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10 Min
3 Hr 45 Min


3 lb
pork belly
1 jar(s)
uncle gary’s gourmet candied jalapeno bbq sauce, divided


3 c
ham stock
3/4 c
sour orange juice (you can sub. ¼ cup lime or lemon juice to ½ cup orange juice)
1 large
onion, cut in half
6 large
garlic cloves
1/2 bunch
cilantro stems, chopped
2 tsp
mexican oregano
bay leaves
2 tsp
cumin powder
1 tsp
chipotle chili powder
1/2 tsp
coriander seeds
1/2 tsp
red pepper flakes
kosher salt as needed

How to Make Mojo Candied Jalapeno Pepper BBQ Pork Belly


  • 1Combine Mojo stock ingredients in a mixing bowl.
  • 2Add pork belly to a large stock pot or Dutch oven. Pour ¾ of the stock over pork belly. Bring to a bowl and simmer for 2 ½ hours or until pork belly is tender.
  • 3Meanwhile combine remaining stock with ½ of the BBQ sauce. Reduce by half in small sauce pan.
  • 4Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place simmered pork belly on a cookie sheet; place on the middle rack in the oven. Baste a few times for 30 minutes. Turn oven temperature to broil and brush pork belly with remaining BBQ sauce. Pork is done when BBQ sauce is bubbly delicious.

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About Mojo Candied Jalapeno Pepper BBQ Pork Belly

Course/Dish: Pork
Regional Style: Asian