Asian Pork with Hot Mustard Sauce
You're not likely to have many leftovers when you serve this taste-bud-tingling pork dish. Does it ever go fast when I make it for a party!—Alice Hoffman, Perry, Iowa
Total TimePrep: 15 min. + marinating Bake: 40 min.
- 1 tablespoon ground mustard
- 1 teaspoon canola oil
- 1 teaspoon cider vinegar
- 1/8 teaspoon salt, optional
- Dash ground turmeric
- 1/4 cup milk
- 1/4 cup soy sauce
- 2 tablespoons ketchup
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon molasses
- 1 garlic clove, crushed
- 2 pork tenderloins (1 pound each)
- 1 tablespoon sesame seeds, toasted, optional
- In a large bowl, combine the mustard, oil, vinegar, salt if desired and turmeric; gradually add milk until smooth. Refrigerate.
- In a large resealable plastic bag, combine the soy sauce, ketchup, sugar, molasses and garlic; add pork. Seal bag and turn to coat; refrigerate for 4-6 hours, turning occasionally.
- Discard marinade. Place pork in a shallow roasting pan. Bake, uncovered, at 325° for 15-17 minutes or until a thermometer reads 145°. Let stand for 5 minutes before slicing. Slice pork; sprinkle with sesame seeds if desired. Serve with mustard sauce.
Nutrition Facts4 ounce-weight: 168 calories, 5g fat (0 saturated fat), 67mg cholesterol, 201mg sodium, 3g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 25g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 3 lean meat.
Originally published as Oriental Pork with Hot Mustard Sauce in Taste of Home April/May 1997