Sweet pork and chilli stir-fry

Just 20 minutes is all it takes to prepare and cook this flavoursome dish

Ingredients (Serves 4)
  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 450g/1lb lean stir-fry pork strips
  • 1 red pepper, deseeded and sliced
  • 1 bunch spring onions, trimmed and sliced
  • 1 clove garlic, peeled and chopped
  • 2.5cm/1in piece root ginger, peeled and grated
  • 1 x 85g bag ready-prepared watercress
  • 2 tbsp sweet chilli dipping sauce
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce
  • Noodles or steamed rice to serve


Heat the oil in a large non-stick wok or frying pan. Add the pork strips and stir-fry over a high heat for 6-8 minutes until browned.

Add the pepper, spring onions, garlic and ginger then stir-fry for 2-3 minutes until tender. Add the watercress, sweet chilli sauce and fish sauce and stir-fry for 1-2 minutes until the watercress leaves have wilted.

Spoon into warm bowls with noodles or rice and serve straight away.