Seared Pork Skewers

READY IN: 33mins
Recipe by teresas

Hey! Here's another recipe from my Asian "antique" cookbook...jk...about it being an antique...just bought it at an antique store...but one day it will be an antique...:) Cooking time does not include marinating time.

Top Review by Deantini

This was an easy recipe to put together and we really enjoyed the flavours. I would say that the salt should be reduced to 1/4 tsp as we found it a bit too salty. Besides that easy change it is a keeper.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Soak 8 wooden skewers in water while you are preparing the recipe.
  2. Place the pork in a bowl with the ginger, garlic, fish sauce, sherry, salt and pepper and marinate it for 20 minutes.
  3. Drain the pork and reserve the marinade.
  4. Dry the skewers with paper towels and thread the meat onto the them.
  5. Brush a George Foreman grill with oil and heat until extremely hot.
  6. Cook the skewers of pork, 3 at a time, for about 3 to 4 minutes: turn the skewers regularly until the pork becomes a dark golden brown and sprinkle over a little of the marinade.
  7. Do not overcook the pork or it will become very dry.
  8. Garnish with the mint and serve with Vietnamese Dipping Sauce and steamed rice or cooked rice noodles.
  9. To prepare the sauce -- In a bowl, mix together all the ingredients.

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