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    Banh-Mi-Inspired Pork Burgers

    These Banh-Mi-Inspired Pork Burgers are a delightful fusion of Vietnamese and American cuisine, featuring juicy pork patties infused with garlic and fish sauce, topped with crunchy cucumber and pickled carrots for a refreshing bite.


    • 1 pound ground pork
    • ΒΌ cup finely chopped fresh basil
    • 4 garlic cloves, minced
    • 3 green onions, finely chopped (white and green parts)
    • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
    • 1 tablespoon sriracha
    • 1 tablespoon sugar
    • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
    • 1 teaspoon freshly cracked black pepper
    • 1 teaspoon kosher salt


    1. Mix Ingredients:

    Blend the ground pork with basil, garlic, green onions, fish sauce, sriracha, sugar, cornstarch, black pepper, and salt.

    2. Form Patties:

    Shape portions of the pork mixture into evenly sized patties, ensuring they are of uniform thickness.

    3. Grill Patties:

    Grill over medium-high heat to develop a flavorful char, cooking until the interior is juicy.

    4. Prepare Pickled Vegetables:

    Slice carrots and daikon into matchsticks, then pickle in a brine of vinegar, sugar, and salt for a crunchy, tangy contrast.

    5. Assemble Burgers:

    Toast buns for a crispy base. Layer with pickled vegetables, top with grilled patties, and finish with fresh cilantro.


    • Pickling Brine: Mix equal parts vinegar and sugar with a pinch of salt for the pickling solution.
    • Cilantro: Adds a fresh, aromatic finish to the burger.

    These Banh-Mi-Inspired Pork Burgers are perfect for a unique and flavorful meal, combining the best of Vietnamese and American culinary traditions. Enjoy!

    Elsie Bernier
    Elsie Bernier
    Elsie Bernier brings her passion for authentic Italian flavors to every slice at Fratello Pizzeria. With years of culinary expertise and a love for crafting the perfect pizza, Elsie has made Fratello's a haven for pizza enthusiasts seeking a taste of Italy right in their neighborhood.


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