If you’re feeling like something light for dinner tonight, then this Thai-spiced appetiser with spicy pork, roasted nuts and red chillies will be perfect.
SERVES 4 // COOK TIME 15 mins
1 tbsp vegetable oil
400g pork mince
2 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed
2 cm ginger, peeled and grated
Zest and juice of 2 limes, plus extra to serve
1 tbsp soy sauce
⅔ cup roasted peanuts, plus extra to garnish
2 red chillies, chopped
Salt and pepper
2 baby gem lettuces
1. In a wok or large frying pan, heat the oil until sizzling. Add the pork mince and fry until browned all the way through.
2. Add the garlic and ginger and cook for a further 5 minutes. Then add the lime zest and juice and soy sauce, and continue cooking until the sauce has thickened. Add the peanuts and 1 chilli and season.
3. Separate the lettuce leaves and fill with spicy mince. Garnish with extra chilli and peanuts, and serve with lime wedges.
If you’re in the mood for a super tasty, but light meal, try out our Asian-style sticky chicken recipe with a side of slaw for a pop of freshness!