DONNA HAY

BITE-SIZED BURG­ERS MAKE FOR FUN AP­PE­TIS­ERS

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Pineap­ple and chipo­tle pulled pork slid­ers.

These spicy and flavour­ful mini burg­ers will be the hit of any party.

1 small pineap­ple (900g),

peeled and chopped 2 ta­ble­spoons ex­tra vir­gin olive oil 1kg bone­less pork shoul­der, trimmed 2 cups (500ml) unsweet­ened pineap­ple juice

1/ cup (105g) chipo­tle in adobo sauce 3 1 cup (250ml) chicken stock

white cab­bage ½ cup mint leaves, chopped 2 ta­ble­spoons lime juice 20 brioche slider buns STEP 1 Pre­heat oven to 180°C. Place the pineap­ple in a food pro­ces­sor and process un­til pureed. Set aside. Heat the oil in a large, shal­low heavy-based oven­proof saucepan over high heat. Add the pork and cook for 5 min­utes on each side or un­til browned. Re­move and set aside. STEP 2 Add the onion to the pan and cook for 3–4 min­utes or un­til soft. Add the pureed pineap­ple, pineap­ple juice, chipo­tle, stock and bay leaves. Bring to a sim­mer. STEP 3 Re­turn the pork to the pan, cover with a lid and place in the oven. Cook, turn­ing half­way, for 3 hours or un­til ten­der. Shred the pork with 2 forks and keep warm. STEP 4 For the slaw, place the cab­bage, mint, lime juice and may­on­naise in a bowl and mix to com­bine. To assem­ble the slid­ers, halve the buns, top the bases with the slaw and pork, and sand­wich with the bun tops. Makes 20.

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