Bahn Mi SandwichSubmitted by: XTMONT
IntroductionVietnamese style pork sandwich. This comes together really quickly and is an easy lunch or dinner. Vietnamese style pork sandwich. This comes together really quickly and is an easy lunch or dinner.
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 tsp kosher salt
1/2 cup white vinegar
3 medium carrots, julienned or peeled thinly
1 jalapeno sliced thinly (optional)
1/4 cup Mayo with olive oil or canola oil
1 tsp Sriracha (or to taste)
1 tsp ginger grated (or to taste)
1 tbsp lime juice
1 clove garlic, minced
8 oz Trader Joe's precooked Carnitas
1 tbsp Trader Joe's sweet chili sauce
2 medium radishes, sliced thinly
1/4 english cucumber, sliced thinly
1/2 cup cilantro leaves
Mix together mayonnaise, Sriracha, ginger, garlic, and lime juice in a small bowl.
Heat the carnitas according to package directions. Shred with two forks. Stir in the sweet chili sauce.
Cut the baguette into 4 pieces, then partially split each piece horizontally, but not all the way through.
Spread 1 tbsp mayo mixture on each piece of bread. Layer cucumber and radishes on the mayo. Evenly distribute the pork among the 4 sandwiches, then top with the pickled carrots and jalapeno. Top with the cilantro.
Makes 4 servings.
Number of Servings: 4
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user XTMONT.