Simple Sweet and Sour Pork

Simple Sweet And Sour Pork Recipe

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Shonie Barker


A neighbor brought this dish over one day after I had surgery. It became a family favorite. Became my favorite because it was so easy and tasted good. I added celery and waterchestnuts to the orignal recipe because I like the crunch. Either way it is wonderful.


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30 Min
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1 lb
lean pork cut in bite size pieces
1 Tbsp
soy sauce
egg yolk
1/2 c
3/4 c
3/4 can(s)
water or pineapple juice
3/4 c
sliced green pepper
sliced carrots
sliced onion
1 can(s)
pineapple chunks
3 Tbsp
corn starch
celery stalks (if desired)
1 can(s)
sliced water chestnuts (if desired)

How to Make Simple Sweet and Sour Pork


  • 1Marinate meat 20 minutes in soy sauce,egg yolk and corn starch.
  • 2Deep fry in hot oil until golden brown. Remove meat from pan.
  • 3Using same pan stir fry the green peppers, carrots and onions (celery and water chestnuts if desired).
  • 4In seperate bowl mix vinegar, sugar, water/ pineapple juice and ketchup.
  • 5Add sauce to to vegetable mixture. It will begin to thicken.
  • 6Add meat and pineapple chunks (any size can depending on the amount of pineapple desired). Cook until bubbling. Serve over rice.

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About Simple Sweet and Sour Pork

Course/Dish: Pork
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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