Pork Belly (Pork Chop) with Warm Apple Bacon Compote

Familiar ingredients brought together in an innovative format for a twist on a classic dish. Featuring Custom Culinary® Gold Label Bacon Onion Marmalade, Pork Belly (Pork Chop) with Warm Apple Bacon Compote consists of pork belly, apple compote, watercress, and onion keiser roll.


What You'll Need

Amount Ingredients
5 oz. Pork Belly, 1/4" Thick Slices
1 oz. Prepared Apple Compote or Canned Apple Filling
1/2 oz. Custom Culinary® Gold Label Bacon Onion Marmalade
1/4 oz. Watercress, Fresh
1 ea Onion Keiser Roll, Toasted
PREPARATION

  1. Preheat a flat top griddle to 350°F. Place the pork belly slices on the grill. Cook for a total of approx. 6-8 minutes turning 3 times to assure even cooking. Always cook to well done, 165°F internal temperature measured by a meat thermometer.
  2. While the pork is cooking, butter the inside of the bun halves and place on the hot griddle until lightly toasted, then remove and reserve.
  3. In a small sauté pan over medium heat, combine the apple compote with the Gold Label Bacon Onion Marmalade and blend evenly. Heat for 1-2 minutes until just warm.
  4. To assemble, place the cooked pork on the bottom bun add the warm Apple Bacon Onion Marmalade compote, the watercress and the top bun.

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