Roast pork with couscous & ginger yoghurt.

Welcome to Van Wyngaardt’s recipe recommendation series. Our aim with this series is to show you just how versatile and tasty pork products can be. 

Today, we’re going to show you how to cook delectable roast pork with couscous and ginger yoghurt. Roasts are great family meals to make whether it is for guests or your own family.

This low-fat yet nourishing roast pork fillet recipe, will give your body an iron-rich boost with.

Roast pork with couscous & ginger yoghurt

BBC Good Food
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Servings 6 people


  • 2 x 500g pork fillets trimmed of any fat
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 3 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 4 tsp grated ginger
  • 250 g of couscous
  • 100 g of sultanas
  • Zest and juice 1 lemon
  • A small bunch of chopped mint
  • 200 g of fat-free plain yoghurt


  • Heat oven to 190 °C or 170°C (if you have an oven with a fan.) Brown the pork in a non-stick frying pan over high heat for 4-5 mins, turning twice. Mix the oil, 2 tsp cumin, cinnamon, 2 tsp ginger and some seasoning, then rub all over the pork. Transfer to a roasting tin and roast for 30-35 mins or until the juices run clear when the thickest part is pierced with a skewer.
  • Mix the couscous with the remaining cumin, the sultanas, lemon zest and juice, then season and pour over 400ml boiling water. Stir well and cover for 5 mins, then stir in the mint.
  • Stir the remaining ginger and a little seasoning into the yoghurt. Slice the pork thickly and serve with couscous and ginger yoghurt.

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Where to buy Van Wyngaardt pork products

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· Bacons

· Assorted hams

· Assorted loaves

· Marinated ribs

· Sausages

· Footlong sausages

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· Breakfast sausages

· Specialised smoked pork products, which include smoked pork fillet, Boston butts and gammon.


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