Pork with potatoes in a pan

Ingredients for cooking pork with potatoes in a pan

  1. Pulp of pork 300 grams
  2. Potato 800 grams
  3. Fresh fat 100 grams
  4. Vegetable oil 2-3 tablespoons
  5. Salt to taste
  6. Ground black pepper to taste
  7. Garlic 1-2 cloves
  8. Green onion for serving
  • Main Ingredients: Pork, Potato


Frying pan, kitchen knife, cutting board, spatula, disposable paper towels.

Cooking pork with potatoes in a pan:

Step 1: Prepare the pork.

Rinse the pork pulp with cold water, cut off the excess fat and dry the meat with disposable paper towels. After such preparation, the pork can only be cut into small cubes.
Attention: if your pork was frozen, then first of all it should be allowed to thaw completely at room temperature.

Step 2: Prepare the potatoes.

Be sure to wash the potatoes before peeling them. Then remove the skin, cut out the eyes, if necessary, and rinse the tubers again. Cut peeled and washed potatoes into thin slices of small size.
Attention: so that the potato just turns out to be crispy, and not crumble, after you cut it, put the pieces out to dry on paper towels.

Step 3: Fry the lard.

Put the pan on the fire. Cut the lard into small pieces and drop it into a hot skillet. Stir occasionally while frying the greaves on all sides. Fry until all the fat has melted. Then you can get the fat, but I know that many people love it, so especially for them, the fried greaves can be left in a pan and go to the next step.

Step 4: Fry the pork and potatoes in a pan.

Without removing the pan from the heat, add slices of pork to it and fry the meat until it changes color from pink to brown on all sides.

Add chopped potatoes to the pork, pepper. Cover and cook periodically while stirring until the meat is completely fried and the potatoes have a delicious crust. That is, approximately, still 30-40 minutes. At the very end, when the dish is almost ready, you need to salt it and add peeled and chopped garlic cloves for flavor. Fry everything over low heat yet 5 minutesand then remove from heat.
Attention: mix gently, prying with a spatula and carefully turning so that the potatoes do not fall apart.
Fried pork with potatoes in a pan is ready! Quickly serve it to the table until it has cooled down.

Step 5: Serve the pork and potatoes in a pan.

Serve pork and potatoes for dinner or lunch, although, for the middle of the day, the dish can be difficult, but here someone loves it. Arrange everything in portions and garnish with fresh green onions, sliced ​​in rings. You can add to your taste tomato sauce, mustard or sour cream. That's all, it remains only to convene everyone at the table and start the meal.
Enjoy your meal!

Recipe Tips:

- For taste, you can also add onions to the dish, frying it together with all the ingredients.

- Big cheese fans can sprinkle them with pork and potatoes at the very end and cover it with a lid and let it melt.