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2 hrs 30 mins
Liza at Food.com's Note:
Mario Batali's that I've adapted to use a few more common ingredients...I wasn't much of a stew person until I tried this and was in love. This is so simple, caramelized, and rich, yet lighter due to the chicken stock, that it is now my goto stew recipe.
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- 2 -3 tablespoons olive oil (Batali uses 1 slice of pork fat back)
- 3 lbs pork shoulder, cubed
- salt and pepper
- 3 onions, sliced
- 1 cup merlot (just use whatever dry red wine you've got open)
- 1 tablespoon smoked paprika
- 2 bay leaves
- 2 tablespoons fresh rosemary leaves
- 3/4 cup tomato paste (I just use a small can)
- 1 cup chicken stock (Batali uses veal stock)
- 1 lemon, juice of
- 1In a Dutch Oven, heat the oil over medium heat.
- 2Season the pork with salt and pepper and add to the oil and sear on all sides, working in batches if necessary.
- 3Add the sliced onions and cook until they are browned and soft, about 10 minutes.
- 4Add the wine and allow it to evaporate completely.
- 5Add the paprika, bay leaves, rosemary.
- 6Stir in tomato paste.
- 7Cook for 3-4 minutes over high heat, then stir in the chicken stock.
- 8Reduce heat to simmer, cover, and cook about 1.5-2 hours, until the sauce has thickened.
- 9Stir in the lemon juice and season well with salt and pepper.
- 10Serve immediately with buttered hot pasta.
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Nutritional Facts for Trieste Pork Stew
Serving Size: 1 (485 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 6
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 771.9
- Calories from Fat 420
- Total Fat 46.7 g
- Saturated Fat 15.0 g
- Cholesterol 162.2 mg
- Sodium 468.2 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 36.1 g
- Dietary Fiber 6.4 g
- Sugars 7.5 g
- Protein 44.2 g