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Our Recipe Section

Our recipe section is broken down into 4 categories:
  1. ThePigSite Personal Collection
  2. General Recipes
  3. Recipe links
  4. Nutritional Information and links

At this point in time only a few recipes are included in each section, but this will build over time as we add new recipes so we suggest you bookmark this page and return regularly.

Our Recipe Philosophy

All the dishes in thePigSite Personal collection have been developed by ourselves and tested on the team and their children. Photos have been provided with these recipes to help with preparation and to get those gastric juices flowing. The recipes in our General section are our own development of typical recipes you might find in recipe books. The final section provides links to recipes of note on other web sites.

We strongly believe you should only ever use our recipe ideas as a rough guide for the meal you are preparing. See our efforts simply as a basic outline to which you should feel free to add your own finishing touches. We encourage you to personalise the recipes to meet your requirements so don't be scared to experiment.

ThePigSite Personal Collection
Bacon Wrapped, Apricot Stuffed Pork SausagesBacon Wrapped, Apricot Stuffed Pork Sausages
Fresh pork sausages stuffed with dried apricots, wrapped in streaky bacon and BBQ'd to perfection.
Grandma Pilley's Traditional Christmas PuddingGrandma Pilley's Traditional Christmas Pudding
Ever thought about making your own Christmas Pudding? If so now is the ideal time to make it. This is an old family recipe handed down several generations from our very own Grandma Pilley.
Honey, Mustard and Pineapple Gammon SteaksHoney, Mustard and Pineapple Gammon Steaks
Tender gammon steaks served with pineapple slices in a honey, mustard and olive oil sauce. Great with fries!
Bacon Vegetable Cheese BakeBacon Vegetable Cheese Bake
This is a great recipe to help you towards those suggested 5 portions of fruit and vegetables a day. It would also be low calorie if it wasn't for all that lovely cheese, but hey who cares.
Roast Pork Tenderloin on a Bed of Onions with a Port Jus.Roast Pork Tenderloin on a Bed of Onions with a Port Jus.
Prime pork tenderloin smeared in mustard and coated with muscovar sugar, roasted on a bed of red and white onions, served with creamy mashed potato. A beautifully quick and easy way to cook pork tenderloin.
Honey and Mustard Roast Bacon JointHoney and Mustard Roast Bacon Joint
Bacon joint marinated in a honey, mustard, lemon and lime sauce, oven roasted to a crisp finish. Great with peas and fries!
Honey Mustard Glazed Smoked Gammon (Bacon) Joint
A smoked gammon joint roasted to perfection with a slightly crisp honey and mustard glaze.
Chicken, Avocado and Bacon salad
Fancy doing a bit more with your chicken salad? Why not try adding avocado and bacon for a really special treat.
Pork Medallions with Apple and BerriesPork Medallions with Apple and Berries
Juicy pan fried tenderloin medallions, cooked with chopped apples and mixed berries in a rich red wine sauce. Superb with crispy roast potatoes.
Creamy Pork Stroganoff  with a Hint of MustardCreamy Pork Stroganoff with a Hint of Mustard
This recipe combines the exquisite flavours of outdoor bred pork tenderloin, mushrooms, onions and a little mustard with creme freche and double cream.
Roast Pork Loin Chops and VegetablesRoast Pork Loin Chops and Vegetables
A great quick and easy dish of coriander and pepper marinated loin pork chops roasted with Onions and your favourite selection of seasonal vegetates. So simple!
Spicy Pork Stew Sweet and Sour Style
This recipe sort of "evolved" during preperation and cooking and worked extremely well, so here it is. It started life a straight forward sweet and sour pork but morphed into more of a stew. Sorry no photos, it wasn't planned that way!
Carrots Cooked in White Wine, Mustard and ThymeCarrots Cooked in White Wine, Mustard and Thyme
Carrot strips cooked to perfection in a white wine, mustard and thyme glaze. A great way to cook carrots for a varied side dish.
Tangy Marinated BBQ Loin ChopsTangy Marinated BBQ Loin Chops
Tasty Pork Loin Chops marinated in orange and lemon with a hint of chilli. Great for those hot summer days when the BBQ has been cranked up!
ThePigSite SaladThePigSite Salad
A quick and simple "hot" salad made with pork sausages, bacon and black pudding in a tangy orange sauce served on a bed of crisp green salad.
Pork and Pineapple Stir FryPork and Pineapple Stir Fry
Tender strips of marinated loin pork stir fried with pineapple and peppers - a delicious quick and easy dish.
Spicy Pork Pepperoni and Ham Pizza on a Sundried Tomato and Herb BaseSpicy Pork Pepperoni and Ham Pizza on a Sundried Tomato and Herb Base
This is a great recipe to make if you own a bread maker. In 40 minutes you can have your own freshly baked pizza - far better than a take out.
Lacerated Pork with Mandarin and PeppersLacerated Pork with Mandarin and Peppers
Pork chunks lacerated in a food processor then marinaded to perfection prior to cooking with mandarins and sliced peppers. A touch of chilli powder adds some spice. The trick is to not blend the meat too much!
Green Bean Stir FryGreen Bean Stir Fry
A quick and simple vegetarian dish. Alternatively, it is a great accompaniment with a meat dish such as pork medallions.

General Recipes
Burmese Curry
Pork curry with lemon grass ideal served with rice or noodles
Home Curing Bacon for a Mild Flavor
Most people eat bacon because they like it, not for its nutritional value. Country-cured bacon is usually more salty and less desirable than commercially prepared bacon. This guide outlines procedures for curing bacon to get a mild flavor.
Italian Pork Stew
Soup like stew with spinach and basil, topped with parmesan cheese
Mexicanne Pork
Minced pork with chilli, peppers and sweetcorn
Peppery Pork
Pork fillets in a creamy white wine and pepper sauce
Pork Stroganoff
Tenderloin pork in a creamy white wine and mushroom sauce
Italian Pork Dish
Pork in a tomato, basil and spinach sauce

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