Char Siu


(Chinese Barbecued Pork)


1 teaspoon Five Spice Powder

1 heaped tablespoon Sugar

2 teaspoons Hoi Sin Sauce

2 teaspoons Oyster Sauce

2 teaspoons Bean Paste

1 piece Red Beancurd

1/2 cup Soy Sauce

1 cup Water

1clove Garlic

1/2 inch piece Ginger

1 teaspoon Red Dye (optional)


1.     Place above ingredients in a pot and bring to the boil.

2.     Recommend using shoulder pork.  Slice meat along grain into steaks 1/2 - 1 inch thick.  Sprinkle salt & sugar on meat.

3.     Put meat in marinade and leave overnight (in fridge)

4.     Roast meat at high heat or grill. (Turbo oven is great)

5.     Slice thinly for serving.


These recipes come to you compliments of Wing & Co, your one stop Asian Food shop.