Lemon & Garlic Pork with Mustard & Apple Lentils

When it comes to quick fix recipes that pack a flavour punch, here’s one that comes out on top. Succulently sweet and sticky pork served with mustardy lentils and peppery rocket...every bite is guaranteed to leave you wanting more. For a showstopping recipe that’s on the table in twenty minutes, look no further!
Serves 2
Total Time
20 Minutes
1 red onion, sliced
1 sached of easy garlic
½ lemon
1 tbsp of olive oil
2 pork loin steak
1½ tsp of dried oregano
1 tbsp of wholegrain mustard
1 tbsp of apple & cider brandy chutney
1 tin of lentils
50 ml of water
1 bag of rocket
1 tbsp of honey
Step 1

Heat a splash of oil in a large frying pan on medium heat. Halve, peel and thinly slice the red onion. Add the onion to the pan with a pinch of salt and sugar (if you have some).

Step 2

Lower the heat to medium and cook until softened, 4-5 mins. Stir occasionally.

Step 3

Mix half the garlic with the zest of half the lemon and the oil (see ingredients for amount) in a large bowl. Season with a pinch of salt and pepper.

Step 4

Add the pork steaks and coat in the marinade.

Step 5

Lay the pork steaks on your lined baking tray and grill for 5-6 mins on each side. TIP: the pork is cooked when it is no longer pink in the middle.

Step 6

When cooked, remove the pork and wrap loosely in foil.

Step 7

Add the oregano and remaining garlic to your pan. Cook for 1 minute.

Step 8

Stir in the mustard and chutney.

Step 9

Drain and rinse the lentils, then add them to the pan with the water (see ingredients for amount).

Step 10

Lower the heat to medium and let the water evaporate, stirring occasionally, 2-3 mins.

Step 11

Meanwhile, mix a squeeze of lemon juice and a drizzle of oil together in a large bowl.

Step 12

Season with a pinch of salt and pepper, then add the rocket. Toss just before serving.

Step 13

Slice the pork into thin strips and season the lentils to taste with salt and pepper.

Step 14

Serve the lentils topped with the pork and squeeze on a drizzle of honey.

Step 15

Pop a handful of rocket on top and enjoy!

Recipe from HelloFresh.com in their Rapid Box.

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