Pork & cider pot

Pork & cider pot

A creamy French classic that's hearty, warm and comforting, with tangy fruit notes that lift it up.

By , 21 September 2015
Pork & cider pot
  • Ready in: 165 mins
  • Serves: 4
  • Price: £2.20 per serving
Nutritional Info
Each 563g serving contains
  • Fat high
  • Saturates high
  • Sugars low
  • Salt high
  • Energy 2433KJ 581KCAL
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 432kJ/103kcal.
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 x 350g packs Asda Diced Pork
  • 260g unsmoked gammon steak, trimmed of rind and fat, and diced
  • 25g butter
  • 3-4 shallots, chopped
  • 2 medium carrots, sliced
  • 2 sticks celery, sliced
  • 300ml Asda Somerset cider
  • 150ml hot chicken stock
  • 1 tbsp cornflour
  • 1 tbsp cider vinegar
  • 4 tbsp chopped fresh tarragon
  • 2 Cox's apples (or Granny Smith's apples), peeled
  • 4 tbsp crème fraîche
  • Pre-heat the oven to 160C/140C Fan/Gas 3. Heat the oil in a pan, brown the pork in batches and add to a casserole dish. Cook the gammon in the same pan for 2 minutes. Add to the pork.

  • Heat half the butter in the pan and cook the shallots over a low heat. Put in the casserole dish with the other veg.

  • Add the cider to the pan. Heat until simmering. Pour over the meat with the stock. Cover and oven-cook for 1 hour and 30 minutes. Mix the cornflour and vinegar, and stir in with the tarragon. Cover and cook for 15 minutes.

  • Meanwhile, core the apples and cut into wedges. Heat the rest of the butter in a pan and cook the apples over a low heat until tender. Stir the apples and the crème fraîche into the casserole. Serve.

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