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Braised Pork and Eggs

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Cook this amazing Vietnamese pork dish in a solar cooker. The dish taked 5 hours to cook on a hot sunny day which is perfect for solar cooking. The pork goes well with rice.
  Pork 1 1⁄2 Pound (Cubed)
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm) (Chopped)
  Onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Chopped)
  Fresh black pepper To Taste
  Soy sauce 1 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Fish sauce 1 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Eggs 6
  Coconut juice 1 Can (10 oz)
  Sliced green onions 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

Marinate pork over night. Make the marinade combining pork, garlic, soy sauce, sugar, salt, onions and fish sauce. Cover the pork and refrigerate overnight. Next day, cook eggs in a solar heater. They are ready in 2 hours. While the eggs cook, combine pork mixture with coconut juice and pulp and place the bowl in solar heater. After 2 hours, add peeled solar cooked eggs. The mixture starts boiling after 3 hours. Stir the mixture occasionally. Nearly 4 hours after you start cooking add green onions. The dish is ready in 5 hours. Garnish it with green onions and serve it with rice.
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Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Cook Time: 
300 Minutes
Ready In: 
330 Minutes
Vietnamese Thit Heo Ko
A traditional Vietnamese dish cooked using the solar cooker! An amazing dish that is cooked to perfection! With no audio directions in the video it could get a little confusing. Watch the video for more.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 397 Calories from Fat 128

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.8%

Saturated Fat 4.1 g20.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 429.5 mg143.2%

Sodium 910.3 mg37.9%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.8%

Dietary Fiber 1.4 g5.6%

Sugars 13.1 g

Protein 48 g95.6%

Vitamin A 26.4% Vitamin C 23.3%

Calcium 8.8% Iron 22.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Braised Pork And Eggs Recipe Video, Vietnamese Thit Heo Ko