Enlighten your senses: Indian Spiced Pork with Peach and Mint Chutney

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Escape to the exotic this winter, with the fresh tasting and easy to prepare Indian Spiced Pork with Peach and Mint Chutney recipe. Ideal for a weeknight family dinner or it can easily be doubled for entertaining.

Indian Spiced Pork Tenderloin with Peach & Mint Chutney:

  • 1 tbsp (15 mL) vegetable oil
  • ¼ cup (50 mL) each diced onion and red pepper
  • 1 small jalapeno, seeded and minced
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) peeled finely grated fresh ginger
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • ¼ cup (50 mL) cider vinegar
  • ¼ cup (50 mL) brown sugar
  • 1 (14 oz/398 mL) can California Cling Peach halves in fruit juice from concentrate, coarsely chopped
  • ¼ cup (50 mL) coarsely chopped fresh mint
  • 1 pork tenderloin, about 1 lb (500 g)
  • 2 tsp (10 mL) garam masala*
  • Salt to taste

*Garam masala is a blend of Indian spices available in the spice section of most supermarkets.

Preperation time: 10 min

Cook time: 10 min

Roast: 25 min

Total time: 45 min


  • Drain peaches and reserve juice.
  • Heat oil in a medium saucepan over medium-low heat.
  • Add onion, red pepper, jalapeno, ginger, garlic and cinnamon stick.
  • Stir just until onion softens, 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Add vinegar, brown sugar, ¼ cup (50 ml) peach juice and chopped peaches.
  • Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer stirring until mixture thickens, 5 to 7 minutes. • Remove from heat and cool. Once cool, stir in mint.

Preheat oven to 400 F (200 C). Sprinkle pork all over with garam masala and salt. Place in small roasting pan and roast uncovered for about 25 minutes.

Serves 3 to 4 people

For more enlightening peach recipes visit http://www.calclingpeach.ca


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