Pork & Noodle Stir Fry – Nina Timm

Nina Timm's Pork & Noodle Stir Fry

Nina Timm’s Pork & Noodle Stir Fry

Nina Timm’s  emails always arrive with such wonderful food ideas.  Her website, myeasycooking.com, is just that.  Simple. Easy. With an eye on the budget. And always delicious.  Here’s a great dish to go with Shiraz.

serves 4 – 6

Ingredients
800 g diced pork – I use pork fillet or leg of pork
125 ml cornflour
salt and pepper
oil for frying

For the noodles
1 packet Woolworths Asian Medium Wholewheat Noodles
30 ml vegetable oil
1 large onion – halved and sliced
2 – 3 cloves garlic – finely chopped
thumb-size piece ginger – finely chopped
1 red pepper – sliced in strips
1 green pepper – sliced in strips
1 red pepper – sliced in strips
1 chili – finely chopped
80-100 ml thick soy
15 ml sugar or grated palm sugar (you can use honey, but I find it too overpowering)
10 ml peanut oil
juice of 1 lime

To serve
chopped cashew nuts
white and black sesame seeds
chopped chilli

Method
For the meat. Cut the meat in even sized-cubes and season with salt and pepper. Dust with the cornflour. Heat some oil in your wok and fry the meat cubes until golden brown and cooked through. Remove meat from the wok, keep aside.  Pour oil out and clean wok with a paper towel. Place the noodles in a big bowl, top with boiling water and allow to stand for at least 15 minutes. Heat a little oil in your wok. Add the onions and stir fry until it starts to colour. Add all the peppers, garlic and ginger. Stir fry on high heat until the peppers are cooked but still firm. Add the noodles and stir fry. Add the soy and peanut oil and season with salt and pepper.  Lastly add the meat and mix and serve with a squirt of lime juice, chopped chili and chopped cashews.

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Simonsig Mr Borio's Shiraz 2012

Simonsig Mr Borio’s Shiraz 2012

Nina Timm of myeasycooking.com

Nina Timm
of myeasycooking.com

Nina Timm has become a popular household name in South Africa and apart from her passion for cooking, her heart is with people. In 2012 she received the Blogger of the Year Award from Eat In Magazine and has not looked back since. She understands what her readers want. She and her family live an unpretentious lifestyle with love in abundance and a deep-rooted belief in God. With her warm and heartfelt nature she has become a loyal and trusted radio personality to RSG listeners, where she has a weekly show every Thursday Morning just after 9, featuring her own recipes and those of other South African Food Bloggers.

Visit Nina’s website – click here.

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August 10th, 2015|Categories: Recipes|Tags: , , |

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