Asian Lemon Grass Pork

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Mama Cee Jay

Delicious as an appetizer for a party or for a quick evening meal.

Top Review by dianegrapegrower

Tender, flavorful pork. Absolutely delicious,!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb pork tenderloin, boneless
  • 3 tablespoons lemongrass, finely diced
  • 1 tablespoon garlic, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon shallot, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon dark sesame oil
  • 15 wooden skewers


  1. Slice pork thinly into 2 inch long strips and place into bowl.
  2. Combine lemon grass, garlic, shallots, fish sauce, sugar, soy sauce and sesame oil in food processor; add water as needed to achieve smooth texture.
  3. Pour mixture over meat. Set aside for 30 minutes to an hour. Soak skewers in water for 30 minutes. Thread pork onto skewers and leave 2 inches on each end.
  4. Grill or broil 1-2 minutes per side.

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