Greek-Style Slow-Roasted Pork
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1 hour, 30 minutes
1 hour, 45 minutes
- 30 oz Pork Shoulder
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- 2 tbsp salt
- 4 garlic cloves
- 12 oregano sprigs
- 12 thyme sprigs
- 2 cups Chicken stock
- 1/2 cup dry white wine
- 1 oz shallots
- 3 oz Yukon gold potatoes
- 2 oz baby carrots
- 2 lemons
- 1 cup black olives
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Trim off excess pork skin.
- Place the meat in a large roasting pan.
- Drizzle with oil and sprinkle with salt.
- Use a small, sharp knife to cut small slits over the surface of the pork.
- Place oregano and thyme sprigs, slices of garlic in each slit.
- Combine stock and wine, drizzle around the pork and cover with foil.
- Bring to a boil and roast in the oven for 1 hour.
- Remove the foil and spoon pan juices over the pork.
- Arrange the onions, potatoes, carrots, slices of lemon and olives around the pork roast.
- Roast further for another 30 mins.
- Let it rest for 10 minutes before carving.
- Serve with delicious gravy and a bottle of medium-bodied red wine.
| Amount Per Serving: |
| Calories || 350.94 kcal |
| % Daily Value* |
| Total Fat 23.6 g || 36.3% |
| || Saturated Fat 7.38 g || 36.9% |
| || Trans Fat 0.0 g || |
| Cholesterol 77.28 mg || 25.8% |
| Sodium 568.02 mg || 23.7% |
| Total Carbohydrate 11.6 g || 3.9% |
| || Dietary Fiber 3.43 g || 13.7% |
| || Sugars 2.29 g || |
| Protein 21.05 g || |
| Vitamin A 7.6 % || Vitamin C 21.12 % |
| Calcium 11.15 % || Iron 22.44 % |
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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This Greek-style Slow Cooked Pork shoulder is so easy to make and is worth the effort. First, it gets slowly roasted in the oven and it is covered with foil. So, it will not get burned or overcooked and dry. And you don’t have to keep an eye on it all the time. Typically, a Greek-style roast must include ingredients such as garlic, oregano and lemon. That is true in this dish. It’s so amazingly tasty and any leftovers can be a great base in making soups or sandwiches.
Just like many traditional and yet mouthwatering Greek meal, this Greek-style pork recipe with carrots and potatoes is made with simple ingredients. You can also use other tubers such as parsnip, sweet potatoes, and Jerusalem artichoke to create a delicious side dish and pan-gravy.
This pork roast recipe is best savored with medium-bodied red wines such as the following: