Sunday, October 16, 2011

Slow Cooker Char Sui

Ingredients


1/4 cup low-sodium soy sauce 1/4 cup hoisin sauce 3 tablespoons ketchup 3 tablespoons honey 2 teaspoons bottled minced garlic 2 teaspoons grated peeled fresh ginger 1 teaspoon dark sesame oil 1/2 teaspoon five-spice powder 2 pounds boneless Boston butt pork roast, trimmed 1/2 cup fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth Preparation

Combine first 8 ingredients in a small bowl, stirring well with a whisk. Place in a large zip-top plastic bag. Add pork to bag; seal. Marinate in refrigerator at least 2 hours, turning occasionally.

Place pork and marinade in an electric slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for 8 hours.

Remove pork from slow cooker using a slotted spoon; place on a cutting board or work surface. Cover with aluminum foil; keep warm.

Add broth to sauce in slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for 30 minutes or until sauce thickens. Shred pork with 2 forks; serve with sauce.

Holly Rudin-Braschi, Grill Power, Cooking Light

MARCH 2006