Total Time
Prep 24 hrs
Cook 3 hrs

This recipe came from David Rosengarten TV series. It makes a moist and tasty lovely roast.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place in a saucepot the water, salt, sugar and bring to a rolling boil.
  2. Add in the cloves cinnamon stick, peppercorns and crushed garlic, and simmer for 20 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and cool completely.
  4. Plunge in your roast of pork and marinate in fridge overnight.
  5. Next day remove from the brine and dry completely.
  6. Place in roasting pan and cover with the strips of bacon, salt and pepper.
  7. DO NOT COVER and roast slowly at 250 to 275°F but no less than 250°F, to the internal temperature of 140°F.
  8. Remove and allow to rest before serving.
  9. Make a brown gravy with the drippings.