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Okinawa Shoyu Pork

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"Rich and full of flavor, pork belly is slowly simmered in a sweet and savory mixture of soy sauce and brown sugar. Serve it over a bowl of steamy rice for a meal worth waiting for."
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Ingredients

3 h 45 m servings 466 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings

Directions

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  1. Place pork belly in a large pot and pour in enough water to cover pork by 1 inch; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium and simmer for 2 hours. Discard water and fill pot with fresh water 1-inch above the pork. Bring water to a boil, reduce heat to medium, and simmer until pork begins to soften, about 1 hour.
  2. Remove pork from the water and place on a work surface. Allow pork to cool for a few minutes.
  3. Slice the thick skin off the pork and discard. Cut the pork meat into 1-inch-wide slices.
  4. Combine soy sauce, brown sugar, oyster sauce, mirin, 1/2 cup water, ginger, and 1 large and 1 small clove garlic in a large saucepan; bring to a boil. Add the pork and bring to a boil; reduce heat to low and place a sheet of aluminum foil directly over pork and sauce. Simmer mixture, turning pork frequently, until evenly cooked, 30 to 45 minutes.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 466 calories; 20.9 g fat; 41.6 g carbohydrates; 20.5 g protein; 55 mg cholesterol; 2444 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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