Pork Anticuchos

 
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Ingredients
  • Marinade
  • 1⁄4 cup red wine vinegar (or lemon juice)
  • 3 tablespoons Aji Panca paste*
  • 2 tablespoons chopped garlic
  • 1 tablespoon oregano flakes
  • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 tablespoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 pounds Farmland® DUROC Pork Tenderloin (1-inch thick slices)
  • 2 pounds small yellow potatoes, peeled and blanched (1-inch thick slices)
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  • Gremolata
  • 2 tablespoons finely chopped parsley
  • 1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon lime zest
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon crushed garlic
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
  • 1⁄2 teaspoon black pepper

Yield: 5 servings

Marinade

  1. Combine first 7 ingredients; reserve 2 tablespoons.
  2. Add pork to marinade. Cover and refrigerate 1 to 2 hours.
  3. Place potatoes in reserved marinade. Cover and refrigerate 1 to 2 hours.
  4. Thread two pieces of pork and 2 pieces of potato (alternating) on skewer.

Gremolata

  1. Combine final 6 ingredients; set aside.
  2. On pre-heated char grill, cook skewers 10 to 12 minutes, turning occasionally until pork is cooked to desired temperature.
  3. To serve, garnish skewers with Gremolata.

Note: To enhance flavor and tenderness, brining is recommended. Add remaining marinade into brine for additional flavoring.

*Aji Panca paste is a yellow (or red) Peruvian pepper mixed with olive oil and can be found in Asian or Hispanic markets.