Kanchi's Goan Pork Roast

READY IN: 33mins
Recipe by Girl from India

This is a fantastic recipe my mum's cook Kanchi gave me. She is from Nepal and has lived with us at my Mum's place for over 23 years. A great lady who took care of us as mum worked full time. I do not cook pork too much but this recipe is one of the few exceptions. Kanchi got this recipe from a lady named Philo in Goa who is also an excellent cook.

Top Review by Cathy-O

Dec 29 2006 : I use this recipe often, but bake it for several hours as described in Mean Chef's pulled pork recipe. I don't let it get to the shredded pork stage. As soon as I think it is easy to slice and tender, I remove from oven. Thanks for sharing your recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Grind the spices from the garlic to the fenugreek seeds in the vinegar and salt.
  2. Wash pork and poke with a fork Marinate the pork in ground spice paste for 2 hours at least or overnight.
  3. Pressure cook for 1 whistle or cook till done.
  4. Drain fat if any.
  5. Slice the pork or cut into chunks and set aside.
  6. Slice the onion and saute in the oil till golden brown.
  7. Add the bay leaf and then the pork.
  8. Heat through.
  9. This makes lovely sandwiches too.

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