Recipe courtesy of Jeff Mauro
Episode: Amazin' Asian
Total:
2 hr 45 min
Active:
1 hr 45 min
Yield:
6 sandwiches
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
2 hr 45 min
Active:
1 hr 45 min
Yield:
6 sandwiches
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Pickled Vegetables:
Spicy Mayonnaise:
Pork:
Sandwich Build:

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

For the pickled vegetables: Heat the vinegar, sugar and salt in a small pot until the sugar and salt are dissolved. Pour the hot vinegar mixture over the daikon, carrots and cucumbers. Let steep for at least an hour.

For the spicy mayonnaise: Mix the mayonnaise, Sriracha and sesame oil together. Adjust the heat by either adding more Sriracha or mayonnaise.

For the pork: Heat the canola oil in a straight-sided skillet over medium heat. Add the onions and cook until slightly softened, 4 to 6 minutes. Add the ginger and garlic and cook another 2 minutes. Add 1/2 cup of the pickling liquid from the pickled vegetables and cook until reduced by half, 1 to 2 minutes. Add the chicken stock, fish sauce, hoisin sauce and black pepper and stir to combine. Simmer until reduced slightly and thickened, 10 to 15 minutes. Add the ground pork, breaking up the meat with the back of a wooden spoon or spatula, and cook until the pork is cooked through, 6 to 8 minutes.

For the sandwich build: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Heat the rolls for 5 minutes, to crisp the crust and soften the interior. Slice the rolls open, but keep them hinged. Schmear desired amount of spicy mayo on the bottom roll, place some pork on top of that, top with some pickled vegetables, fresh jalapenos, cilantro leaves, and finish with the chopped peanuts. Grab with two hands, eat whole and close your eyes while enjoying this first class ticket to Saigon.

More from:

Sandwich Central

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Drip Beef Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Hot Roast Beef Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Fillet of Beef Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Hoosier Pork-Tenderloin Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Slow-Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Steak Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          2pm | 1c

          Chopped

          3pm | 2c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Chopped

          9pm | 8c

          Chopped

          10pm | 9c

          Chopped

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          12am | 11c

          Chopped

          1am | 12c

          Chopped

          2am | 1c
          powered by PubExchange

          Get Cooking