Minced Pork & Bean Curd Mapo

This recipe doesn't use chilli bean sauce, the spiciness comes from the pickled green chilli peppers.

Recipe By: Torajiro Kuruma (https://cookbuzz.com/kitchen/62)
Serves 2 Prep: 5 min Cook: 10 min

Ingredients

Pickled green chilli peppers (medium hot) 3-4
Carrot (medium) 1/2
Green beans 10
Swede 1/8
Minced Pork 150g
Tofu 1/2
Chicken stock 200ml
Soy sauce 3 tbsp
Sake (or white wine) 3 tbsp
Mirin 3 tbsp
Sesame oil 1 tsp
Miso (red) 1 tsp
Sugar 1 tbsp
Potato starch in a bit of water as required

Method

1
These are the pickled green chilli peppers, often eaten with kebabs.
2
Sometimes they are extremely hot so use medium hot ones. Slice them thinly.
3
I used vegetables that were in my fridge, but you can use any you like. Cut into strips or chop.
4
Put the oil in a frying pan and add the minced pork. Stir fry and season with salt & pepper.
5
When the pork is cooked, remove to a plate and add the vegetables and chillis into the same pan.
6
When the vegetables are softened, return the pork to the pan and add the stock and seasoning ingredients and fry together.
7
Season to taste and add the potato starch to thicken the sauce. Add the bitesize pieces of tofu.
8
The tofu is fragile, so don't stir it, just shake the pan. It's now ready to serve.

Tips & Note

Personally, I love bitesize tofu, so I added this right at the end, but if you prefer it smaller, add it earlier and stir well to break it up.

Minced Pork & Bean Curd Mapo

This recipe doesn't use chilli bean sauce, the spiciness comes from the pickled green chilli peppers.

Recipe By: Torajiro Kuruma (https://cookbuzz.com/kitchen/62)

Serves 2

Prep: 5 min

Cook: 10 min

Ingredients

Pickled green chilli peppers (medium hot) 3-4
Carrot (medium) 1/2
Green beans 10
Swede 1/8
Minced Pork 150g
Tofu 1/2
Chicken stock 200ml
Soy sauce 3 tbsp
Sake (or white wine) 3 tbsp
Mirin 3 tbsp
Sesame oil 1 tsp
Miso (red) 1 tsp
Sugar 1 tbsp
Potato starch in a bit of water as required

Minced Pork & Bean Curd Mapo

Recipe ID :588 Posted on 26 MAY 2015

Serves 2

Prep 5min
Cook 10min
views 3,365
printed 181

saved 0

This recipe doesn't use chilli bean sauce, the spiciness comes from the pickled green chilli peppers.

Share

Ingredients

Print Ingredients Email Ingredients
3-4
1/2
10
1/8
150g
1/2
200ml
3 tbsp
3 tbsp
3 tbsp
1 tsp
1 tsp
1 tbsp
as required

Method

Prep
5min
Cook
10min
1
These are the pickled green chilli peppers, often eaten with kebabs.
2
Sometimes they are extremely hot so use medium hot ones. Slice them thinly.
3
I used vegetables that were in my fridge, but you can use any you like. Cut into strips or chop.
4
Put the oil in a frying pan and add the minced pork. Stir fry and season with salt & pepper.
5
When the pork is cooked, remove to a plate and add the vegetables and chillis into the same pan.
6
When the vegetables are softened, return the pork to the pan and add the stock and seasoning ingredients and fry together.
7
Season to taste and add the potato starch to thicken the sauce. Add the bitesize pieces of tofu.
8
The tofu is fragile, so don't stir it, just shake the pan. It's now ready to serve.

Tips & Note

Personally, I love bitesize tofu, so I added this right at the end, but if you prefer it smaller, add it earlier and stir well to break it up.

PRO
Torajiro Kuruma
I’ve got 57 recipes!

TORAJIRO KURUMA
Step into my kitchen!
I added some eggs to the basic recipe to give a different twist.
Parsnip, Carrot (medium), Egg, Salt, Sesame oil, Soy sauce, Sake or white wine, Mirin or golden syrup, Sesame seeds
PRO
Once you've added the beaten egg, throw in the lettuce at the end to keep it crunchy.
Water (soft), Dashi stock granules, Miso (red), Lettuce leaves, Egg, Spring onion
PRO
So many hearty vegetables!
Chicken drumsticks, Carrot, Cabbage, Swede, Sausages, Boiled eggs, Konjac potato (optional), Tofu (optional), Kombu, Dashi stock granules, Soy sauce, Water
PRO
The oyster sauce really lifts this dish.
Chicken breast fillets, Oyster mushrooms, Spring onions, Ginger, Garlic, Red chilli, Vegetable oil, Pepper, Soy sauce, Oyster sauce
PRO
These are a real hit at a kids party, everyone will love them!
Hot cake mix, Milk, Egg (medium), Sausages (arabiki or chipolata), Potato starch or cornflour, Cocktail sticks, Ketchup and mustard
PRO
Frozen squid is more than good enough.
Tesco prepared squid, Red chilli , Cherry tomatoes, Capers, Anchovy fillets (finely chopped), Garlic, Fresh parsley, Fish sauce (nam pla), Linguine, White wine
PRO

Comment


Upload your
“I made it!!” photo

Similar Recipe

A perfect harmony of crunchy vegetables with the savoury miso flavour pork.
Pork loin fillets, Chinese leaves, Potato starch, Spring onion, Sesame seeds, Salt, Pepper, Sauce:, Miso, Sake, Mirin, Light soy sauce, Dashi granules
ritsuki
CHEF
Very simple Sichuan home cooking.
Green beans, Minced pork, Rice wine , Soy sauce, Salt & pepper, Sesame oil, Oil, Garlic, Ginger, Onion, Rice wine, Chinese chilli bean sauce (toban-jan), Oyster sauce, Sugar, Water, Cornflour in a bit of water (or potato starch), Salt
Zixin
HOME
It's delicious because the swede absorbs all the flavours.
Swede, Minced Pork, Sesame oil, Spring onions, Ginger, Chinese chilli bean sauce, Hot water, Mirin, Crushed sesame seeds, [Seasonings], Chinese soup stock granules, Sake, Sugar, Soy sauce
Mizue
PRO
Boil the pork then stir fry it with Chinese vegetables. So delicious!
Pork belly, Choi sum bunch, Spring onions, Garlic, Chinese chilli bean sauce, Miso, Soy sauce, Mirin, Rice wine (sake), Chilli oil, Oyster sauce
KitchenCIB
HOME
The key to a delicious Mapo dish is to fry the pork in miso first to get a really good deep flavour.
Aubergine (medium), Cornstarch, Minced pork, Garlic, Ginger, Leek, Sweet miso (Tianmenjiang), Chinese chilli bean sauce, Sake, Light soy sauce, Sugar, Pepper, Chicken stock, Potato starch or cornflour in a bit of water, Vinegar
Tobuchan
HOME
Thinly sliced pork belly fried with spicy miso and wrapped in lettuce leaves...so tasty sounding and it is!
Pork belly, Salt and sake or white wine, Garlic, Spring onions, Crushed sesame seeds, Gochujang, Miso, Sugar, Sesame oil, Lettuce
yhiranuma
PRO

All New Recipes

Natural Antibiotic Food:
Pancake:, Water , Corn , Turmeric , Seasoning All Purpose, Cabbage , Self Raising Flour, Corn or potato starch , Parmesan cheese, Eggs, Oil:, Vegitable oil, Sauce:, Okonomi sauce or Tomato sauce, Japanese kewpie Mayonnaise
My go to party dish is beer bread and spinach dip because it's easy to make and is a hit at nearly every event. Frozen chopped spinach, sour cream and a few other ingredients combine to make an amazing Spinach Dip with flavours complementing a hoppy dense beer bread
 
A wonderful aroma of garlic and the sweetness of honey. You can eat this forever!
Chicken thighs (skin on, boneless), Salt & pepper, Paprika, Olive oil, Garlic, Honey, Chicken stock, Soy sauce, Vinegar, Sesame seeds, Spring onions
cookbuzz
PRO
Beef Wellington is a true delicacy often served on holidays and very special occasions that your dinner guests will find very impressive. Making a great Beef Wellington is actually easier than it looks. In this short video I demonstrate how to make an Italian Style Beef Wellington.
 
Quick & Easy Pasta Recipes
Spaghetti, Tomotoes, Spring Onion, Prociutto, Parmesan cheese, Garlic & Cheese Spread, Olive oil, Jalapeños
Pork is a staple in Italian cooking. The Italian Herb Pork Loin in this video takes simple ingredients and turns the pork loin into a dish that is perfect for a party or a Sunday dinner but quick enough to make during the working week.