80 Best and Easy Pork Recipes in Chinese Cuisine
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Pork recipes are the most popular in Chinese cuisine. Pork can be fried, braised, stir-fried, stewed, and even steamed. Follow these simple and easy pork recipes to make delicious pork dishes at home today!
#1 Shrimp Flavour Braised Streaky Pork
This recipe combines the aroma of streaky pork and shrimp paste. After frying the pork, it absorbs the juicy and taste from the sauce, which brings a strong aftertaste for the meat.
#2 Streaky Pork Glutinous Rice Dumpling (Shao Rou Zong)
This Fujian Zongzi is special with its juicy pork. To make this zongzi, we cook pork, glutinous rice, and onion separately. Then mix them together with reed leaves which can bring more aroma into zongzi.
#3 Stewed Pork with Shrimp and Chestnut – TongAn FengRou
This stewed is named Tongan FengRou in Chinese, which is a famous Fujian cuisine in China. The pork is so soft that it almost melts in your mouth. To make it taste better, use streaky pork with pork skin. Thus, it can have a textured flavor.
#4 Fujian Flavour Fried Sour and Sweet Pork Ribs
To have traditional fried pork ribs, we marinate the pork ribs into cornstarch and egg liquid. Then fry over small heat until cooked. Use high heat to cook to make it more crispy, then add it to the seasonal sauce to make the meat taste deeper and juicer.
#5 Stir-Fry Lychee and Water Chestnut With Pork
To make this dish, we fry lychee and water chestnut until golden brown. Then add sauce to stir fry pork. When it is done, add lychee and water chestnut to stir-fry and mix the aroma together. The taste is so special that you will never forget.
#6 Chinese Fried Pork Liver
For this traditional Chinese pork liver recipe, we marinate pork liver into light soy sauce, cooking wine, and seasonings. Then fry pork liver until cooked. Fry pork liver again when garlic and ginger are cooked. Mix them together and top with green onions and chili oil for decoration.
#7 Chinese Fried Pork Tenderloin
We adopt tradition Chinese food methods to make this dish. We marinate the pork before frying. Then use lard to fry pork and seasoning separately. When it is done, mix them together and add ketchup, chicken soup, and all seasonings to stew until soup thickens. The pork is finger-licking good that you can never forget.
#8 Crispy Fried Streaky Pork
To make pork crispy outside and tender insider, we blanch and stew the pork in seasoned sauce, then coat with egg liquid before frying. The pork is really soft, chewy, and juicy after frying.
#9 Tomato Juice Pork Chop
This tomato juice pork chop is sweet and sour. It uses natural seasoning, such as tomatoes, to add the main taste. To make the mouthfeel better, we use the traditional Chinese marinate method to make the pork taste deeper.
#10 Mulberry Flavour Pork Bun Recipe
This pork bun is special with mulberry flavor. By adding mulberry powder into the dough, it adds a light fragrant of mulberry leaves, which make buns smell good and taste well.
#11 Fried Oyster Sauce Flavour Char Siu Pork Bun Recipe
This special oyster sauce char siu pork is made of original steamed char siu pork. By adding oyster sauce, the pork is in an appetizing color. It is juicy with a light sweet endless aftertaste.
#12 Shumai Pork Dumpling Recipe
Shumai is named Shao Mai in Chinese. It is a mush-have snack in Yum Cha. It has thin dumpling skin and strong meaty taste. The making process is simple and easy because you can purchase shumai dumplings from any Asian market and make your own shumai.
#13 Fried Pork Dumpling Recipe
Fried pork dumpling is called Xian Shui Jiao in Chinese. It is quite different from normal dumplings because the stuffing should be cooked before wrapped by dumpling skin. It has a crispy mouthfeel and a juicy, favorable stuffing.
#14 Easy Pork and Water Chestnut Dumpling Recipe
This dumpling is special with its transparent skin. For its stuffing, it uses water chestnut and minced pork. By adding leeks. the stuffing has a perfect meaty aroma that everyone will love.
#15 Sweet Corn Flavour Vegetable Pork Dumpling Recipe
This is a create traditional Chinese dumpling recipe. With the decoration of carrot, sweet corn, and crab roe, the dumpling is becoming more lovely.
#16 Steamed Leeks and Pork Dumpling Recipe
This leeks and pork dumpling is a popular snack in every Chinese restaurant. It fully utilizes the leek’s aroma. When leek’s aroma mix with pork, it has a full of health and special fragrance that everyone will love. This perfect combination has been tested for hundreds of years. It is always the best!
#17 Fresh Pork Bun Recipe
Fresh pork bun is an easy bun recipe, but it is also a big challenge for your cooking skill. Kneading the dough is a technical thing that you can make the dough fine and tender. And the freshness and quality of pork can highly affect the last taste after steaming. Thus, carefully knead the dough and select the best pork for this recipe.
#18 Steamed Sausage and Pork Buns Recipe
This sausage and pork bun has a strong taste flavor. It is suitable for meat lovers. Because of meat stuffing, the buns are full of juice and aroma.
#19 Colourful Steamed Pork Buns Recipe
This steamed pork bun is simple and easy. However, the taste is second to none. You can have a full of meat juicy with one bite.
#20 Steamed Coriander Pork Bun Recipe
This coriander pork bun has a strong coriander light smell. By adding pork as the ingredients, the stuffing is juicy and full of meaty fragrance. It is perfect for breakfast or afternoon tea.
#21 Steamed Crab Roe Paste Pork Bun Recipe
This crab roe pork bun (Ba Bao Dai, in Chinese) is an elegant traditional Chinese dessert. It is offered in many high-end restaurants with caviar and truffle paste. With this recipe, you can do it at home. You will definitely love these little buns because of its shape, appearance, and taste.
#22 Carrot and Lean Pork Jellyfish Soup Recipe
This jellyfish soup contains a rich source of protein and vitamin A. The pork adds a strong meaty background and jellyfish is juicy with full of meat flavor.
#23 Pork Ribs and White Fungus Pawpaw Soup Recipe
Pawpaw is rich in nutrition and help to weight loss. This soup can be used as a weight control diet because it offers enough sources of protein and vitamins. Also, it has less calories if you choose the pork ribs only have lean pork.
#24 Hawthorn and Malt Pork Kidney Soup Recipe
Chinese medicine believe eating pork kidney can benefit for our kidney. Besides its health benefit, the soup is a little sour and sweet. And pork kidney has a crispy mouthfeel which is yummy.
#25 Solomon’s Seal and Hawthorn Pork Chine Soup Recipe
Solomon’s seal and hawthorn have a weight loss effect. When simmering with pork tenderloin, you will feel none of the bitter taste from Solomon’s seal. The soup has a deep taste and meaty background.
#26 Rehmannia and Seaweed Pork Trotter Soup Recipe
Chinese medicine believes the Rehmannia root has a supplement and healthy effect. When simmering with pork trotter, the nutrition can fully dissolve into the soup. The soup is full of nutrition with a tasty meaty background.
#27 Cucumber with Pork Tenderloin Soup Recipe
The soup combines cucumber and pork tenderloin to offer a balance of meat and vegetables. Drinking the soup can make us a light comfortable feeling. It is a perfect daily soup in summer.
#28 Towel Gourd Lean Pork Soup Recipe
This towel gourd soup has weight loss functions. It contains nori and lean pork to provides rich source vitamins and protein for daily health. You will have a comfortable feeling after having a sip of the soup in summer.
#29 Mung Bean and Kelp Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
Mung bean can clear our body’s hot and blood pressure. This pork ribs soup combines kelp and mung bean, which offer a perfect combination of vegetables and meat.
#30 Cucumber Pork Bone Soup Recipe
This soup has an effect on the weight loss feature. It offers enough nutrition and protein for dieting purposes. If you want to have fewer calorie intake, all you need to do is to remove excess floating oil. The soup is healthy with strong pork meat background.
#31 Pumpkin Pork Ham Soup Recipe
This pork soup is sticky and full of pumpkin aroma. If you love pumpkin, you will love this soup definitely.
#32 Corn and Carrot Pork Bones Soup Recipe
This pork bone soup has meat and vegetable, which achieves a nutrition balance. You can have this healthy soup every day and it will help to keep fit.
#33 Plantain Herb with Pork Tripe Soup Recipe
This soup has a special health effect for addressing urinary tract infection, prostatitis, and urination pain. Both plantain herb and pork tripe are key ingredients. This dietary therapy has been tested for hundreds of years, which is popular in China.
#34 Corn Silk Lean Pork Soup Recipe
Corn silk has a special effect on weight loss. In Chinese medicine, it can balance Yin and Yang to achieve a comfortable feeling. With lentils and pork soup, nutrition is easy to be absorbed after simmering.
#35 Pork Tenderloin and Conpoy Soup Recipe
This soup is light sweet with conpoy flavor. Also, with pork tenderloin, it has a strong meaty background. The soup is fast and easy, suitable for a daily drink.
#36 Kelp and Seaweed Lean Pork Soup Recipe
The soup has a weight loss effect, because it offers a rich source of dietary fiber and essential daily nutrition. You can feel a strong seaweed aroma during drinking.
#37 Carrot Pork Bone Soup Recipe
This is a daily soup for most families. It offers rich vitamin D as well as dietary fiber. The key to the soup is to use pork leg bones and stewing for long hours. It might be time consuming, but when you try the taste, you will know everything is worth.
#38 Cucumber and Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
Pork rib combines with cucumber to achieve a wonderful balance of meat and vegetable. Making this soup is fast, easy and inexpensive. And it provides sufficient nutrition. Thus, it is a good daily soup that you can enjoy every day.
#39 Bean Sprout Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
The soup is sweet and fresh, it has a strong pork ribs smell. It is perfect for who love bean sprouts. Both green bean and soybean sprout can be used for this soup.
#40 Dried Turnip Pork Trotter Soup Recipe
This pork trotter soup is special with the favor of dried turnip. To make a better taste, choose the dried turnip that tastes good. The soup has a light sweet turnip aroma, which is really appetizing.
#41 Luffa Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
Luffa soup is an ideal soup in summers. It makes people feel comfortable and refreshing. When combined with pork ribs, it is nutritional with rich in protein.
#42 Bamboo Cane and Carrot Pork Rib Soup Recipe
It is a perfect combination of vegetable and meat soup. With the bamboo cane, the soup is sweet, fresh and comfortable. And the carrot is soft and almost dissolves into the soup. The soup is nutritional and has a long-lasting meaty taste.
#43 Rehmannia and Sophora Flower Pork Tenderloin Soup Recipe
The soup contains Rehmannia and sophora flower, which benefits for skin beauty. These are Chinese dietary therapy ingredients that have health benefits. Although its original taste is a little bit bitter, the pork tenderloin soup effectively cover and remove the herbal taste. You will love this soup.
#44 Kelp and Green Beans Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
This pork ribs soup is a perfect calcium supplement. After adding kelp, the soup has a good combination of vegetables and meat. It is a healthy soup for everyday meals.
#45 Purslane Lean Pork Soup Recipe
This soup contains purslane, which has a light laxative feature. Also, Chinese medicine believes this soup can clearing heat and detoxicating.
#46 Carrot and Pork Tenderloin Fish Glue Soup Recipe
This fish glue soup is perfect as a supplement, especially expectant mothers, puerpera, and elderly people. The combination of pork tenderloin and fish glue offer a rich source of collagen.
#47 Lotus Root and Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
This pork ribs soup is rich in protein, and it contains lotus root which speeds up the absorption of the nutrition. If you are a meat lover, you definitely will fall into love with this healthy and sweet soup.
#48 Mussel and Lean Pork Soup Recipe
This pork soup mix with seafood flavor, which offers a wonderful taste for seafood lovers. Adding nori makes the soup more nutritious and yummy.
#49 Shiitake Mushroom Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
Shiitake mushroom brings an aroma for smell and taste, which is a key for this easy pork ribs soup. The process is really simple, and it is a wonderful daily soup.
#50 Oyster Flavour Pork Soup Recipe
Dried oyster is the key seasoning that brings seafood flavor to this soup. While white fungus and almond add herbal effect. Pork and dried tangerine peel dissolve its flavor to make soup with a sweet and meaty background.
#51 Wax Gourd and Job’s Tears Pork Soup Recipe
This pork soup contains beauty ingredients – wax gourd and job’s tear. These ingredients make our skin healthy, smooth and bright with minimum cost. Enjoy the soup every days and see amazing effect within 1-2 months.
#52 Lotus Root And Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
Lotus root has a lot of health benefits. This pork soup enables the nutrition of lotus root to dissolve into the soup and help your body to absorb nutrition.
#53 Dried Oyster Pickled Vegetable Pork Soup Recipe
This soup mixes the flavor of oyster, pork and pickled vegetable. It has a special sweet, sour and fresh soup taste. If you love pickled vegetables, you will definitely love this pork soup.
#54 Leek and Pork Blood Curd Soup Recipe
This pork blood curd soup is good for our lung health. Adding leeks can boost the soup aroma. It is a common dish in China, but its taste is second to none. This perfect ingredient combination is tested for hundreds of years, you definitely should try it.
#55 Fructus Cannabis Pork Trotter Soup Recipe
Fructus Cannabis is a special ingredient of Chinese medicine. It benefits our blood and intestinal health. Pork trotter often need to be cooked for a long time in order to make it soft. Cooking longer can also ensure the soup dissolves more healthy ingredients of Fructus cannabis and angelica, which can boost the health function of the soup.
#56 Platycladi Seed and Rehmannia Pork Soup Recipe
Polygonum multiflorum, platycladi seed, and Rehmannia are food therapy ingredients. With the aroma of pork, the soup is full of traditional Chinese spice aroma. You can enjoy the tasty and healthy soup with this simple recipes.
#57 Easy Apple Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
Easy ingredients to make simple fruit and meaty soup. If you like apple’s sweet and sour taste, you should definitely try this recipe.
#58 Apple Lean Pork Soup Recipe
It is an easy apple soup with pork meaty background. You will be surprised by the taste of this fruit soup.
#59 Black Fungus Pork Trotter Soup Recipe
This easy and simple pork trotter soup is good for softening our blood vessels and prevent vascular sclerosis. It can be a daily soup for all ages.
#60 Soybean Pork Trotter Soup Recipe
This pork trotter soup combines soybean and pork trotter, which is rich in nutrition. Its benefit is much better than soymilk and contains more collagen.
#61 Beans and Peanut Pork Trotter Soup Recipe
This pork trotter soup is rich in collagen and vitamins. Drinking regularly can make skin smooth and moisturized. The calories are less and the soup has a strong meaty background.
#62 Cordyceps Flower and Hasma Pork Soup Recipe
This 3 steps hasma pork soup is an effective supplement for our body. The key ingredient is hasma. Its taste can smoothly melt into the cordyceps flowers and pork soup.
#63 3 Step Apple Snow Pear Pork Soup Recipe
A perfect food combination of fruit, mushroom, and meat. I will amaze you with the taste of this innovative apple pork soup. The soup is suitable for all ages.
#64 Easy Pear and White Fungus Pork Soup Recipe
This white fungus pork soup is a daily soup in China. The process is easy, ingredients are simple, the taste is sweet, and the meat is not only soft but also tender as well.
#65 Arrowroot Red Dates Pork Bone Soup Recipe
Arrowroot powder is a dietary therapy ingredient that good for heart health. The soup is good for everyday meals that help to mains good health and calorie intake.
#66 Lotus Seed and Lily Lean Pork Soup Recipe
This lotus seed and lily soup is light taste and easy. We wash and add all ingredients for stewing for 3 hours. The ratio of ingredients can produce a perfect balance without any bitter taste of lotus seeds.
#67 Easy 3-Step Honeydew Melon Pork Soup Recipe
This easy honeydew melon soup combines both fruit and dessert ingredients. The light sweet taste also enhances the freshness of lean pork and make it tender and juicy.
#68 Pork Liver with Satay Sauce Flavour Noodle Recipe
Chinese Noodle with Satay is a special snack in Xiamen. But it is easy to make at home with simple ingredients and seasonings. For sure, satay sauce is the key. After adding white pepper, cooking wine and minced garlic, the sauce is thickly and a strong aroma. The tomatoes and rape flowers are the decoration as well as the ingredients that make it nutritional balanced.
#69 Shandong Pork Buns Recipe
Shandong Pork Buns is special with its big size and sweet taste. Sweet soybean paste is the key that brings light sweet aroma. After mixing with fried pork, the paste fully contains meaty fragrance. With one bite, you can fall in love with its meat juice and a long-last soybean aroma.
#70 Pickled Cabbage Flavour Pork Soup Hot Pot Base Recipe
If you like sour and spicy pork, this is a must-have hot pot base. The soup brings out the pickled cabbage taste and mixes it with aroma pork belly. Its meaty backdrop makes picked cabbage more juicy and appetizing.
#71 Chinese Salted Pork Hot Pot Base Recipe
To make a perfect salted meat flavor hot pot, we fried salted pork until oil comes out to fortify the aroma during simmering. Instead of simmering all ingredients, we make a normal stir-fried salted pork dishes first by adding and garlic chili sauce and pepper. Then pour bone soup to absorb salted pork and allow salted pork diffuse its smoked aroma over the soup base.
#72 Chinese Pork Belly Hot Pot Base Recipe
For an aromatic and well-seasoned taste of pork belly hot pot base, we started through frying pork belly to reduce excess oil and moisture. Then stew spice bags with all ingredients to create a heavy hot pot taste. We added a little sugar in the last step to balance the salty and oily taste with an unexpected spun pork favor.
#73 Chinese Pork Ribs Soup Hot Pot Base
Pork Ribs Soup has a complexity taste. It mixes all ingredients together and balances through cooking wine and ginger taste. To enhance the diffusion of aroma, we started with frying ginger, scallion, garlic, and other seasoning ingredients. Then add pork ribs and simmer for 1 hour to make the soup base. This hot pot base is suitable for everyone, especially spicy lovers.
#74 Aromatic Pork Bone Soup Hot Pot Base Recipe
Pork Bone Hot Pot Base is a foundation of all Chinese hot pot. It is fast and aromatic with the least ingredients. We can add it to almost every hot pot when the soup is not enough. To get a perfect aroma, we have simmered all ingredients for 3 hours. And decorate its taste and appearance with Goji.
#75 Stewed Abalone With Lean Pork Soup
To make soup has a deep aroma, we stew abalone with traditional Chinese dietary therapy ingredients, such as Chinese yam and straight ladybell root. Then seasoning with the only salt to make soup extracts with original ingredients aroma.
#76 Braised Abalone And Pork Belly in Brown Sauce
This traditional Chinese pork belly recipe should result in seafood taste of juicy pork and tender abalone. We make the pork belly first in traditional ways. Adding abalone brings favor and juicy. When boiling until soup thickens, pork and abalone are coated with a thicken, clean, sweet sauce.
#77 Braised Abalone With Pork Ribs Soup Recipe
To enhance abalone favor, we adopt pork ribs soup instead of chicken soup. Strong aromatic pork ribs soup cover and improves the seafood taste. Instead of boiling, we use a pressure cooker to speed up the taste diffusion before overcooking the abalones. This recipe softens abalones meat with no fishy taste and losing seafood flavor. It makes abalone juicy and appetizing.
#78 Chinese Steamed Salt-cured Pork with Wax Gourd Recipe
Wax gourd and shiitake mushrooms balance the heavy flavor of the salt-cured pork. It makes this dish more nutritious and appetizing. Chinese medicine these ingredients benefits for our intestines, stomach, and can improve the immunity system.
#79 Chinese Steam Pork Meatball Recipe
Glutinous rice balls are made of glutinous rice and pork stuffing， season with eggs, soy sauce, salt, garlic, ginger, and water. It is a popular dish that every Chinese love it.
#80 Chinese Steam Bitter melon with Pork Recipe
Chinese steam bitter melon with pork is a traditional dish in Hunan Province. Its main food materials are bitter melon and pork. These materials contain protein and a lot of vitamin C. Bitter melon juice contains a protein component. This component enhances the ability of the macrophage which is clinically effective against lymphoma and leukemia. Thus, having this dish regularly can improve our body’s immune function.