Powered by Blogger.

New Youtube Channel

Now that my home's internet speed is upgraded, I can make more videos!
This is my new channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgW4rIH3Gg6Lc8v4G0QlqgA
Please subscribe!

Black Vinegar Ribs 排骨醋- Pork Ribs #1

Monday, February 24, 2014

A dish that I made on impulse.

Initially I wanted to make sweet vinegar ribs 糖醋排骨. I bought a bottle of sweet vinegar and thought of experimenting with this. I tasted some, it wasn’t too sour and so I daringly used 250ml of it. In the end, the whole dish was sooo dark, I chose to leave it soupy and tadah… it became this dish

I didn’t even thaw the ribs. I put the frozen ribs directly into a pot of water, heat it up until the meat on the ribs turned opaque and turned it off. Then I tore the pieces apart. Discarded the water and proceeded with cooking. Quick and easy. While the ribs were simmering in the vinegar, I went to bathe, came back and reduced the gravy .

I know many like to drink the gravy of black vinegar pork trotters, but don’t like to eat the trotter because it is fatty. Err… think of the positive collagen, don’t think of the negative fat! I don’t mind eating trotters, but a trotter is huge! So, by doing this dish, one can enjoy the taste of black vinegar pork without the fatty issue. If you want to eat more meat and less bones, try using pork shin , it’ll taste fabulous too!

Those in post labour confinement and find the trotter not to your preference, does this dish sound like good alternative to you?

Black Vinegar Pork Ribs
Recipe source: WendyinKK

500gm pork ribs
250ml sweetened black vinegar 添丁甜醋
2 inches ginger, smashed
50ml light soy sauce
50gm rock sugar

1. Blanch pork ribs on boiling water for 1o seconds. Drain the ribs.
2. Put everything into a small pot and add enough water to cover the ribs.
3. Bring it to a boil and on medium low heat, simmer for 30 minutes, lid on.
4. Remove lid and reduce gravy to desired amount with medium heat.

8 lovely notes:

PH February 24, 2014 at 12:59 PM  

Pork ribs is a good alternative but I still prefer the lemak-lemak! Ah, so no need to thaw ribs. I want to try this method too because thawing takes too long.

WendyinKK February 24, 2014 at 2:06 PM  

Phong Hong,
If your ribs are frozen hard, then the time in step 1 is longer.

Unknown February 24, 2014 at 11:49 PM  

Oh, this is my favorite. Love to have this with more more rice.

Small Kucing February 25, 2014 at 9:51 AM  

One of my favourite dish. But I duno how to clean the pork trotter. Got a lot of tiny bristles. Using ribs sounds good also.

Kimmy February 25, 2014 at 11:08 AM  

Hi Wendy, good option to use pork ribs. In the past, I could get a small bottle [380ml] of sweetened black vinegar to cook half a pig trotter. Now it comes only in big bottle which is too much unless it for some occasion.

Unknown February 25, 2014 at 10:05 PM  

Wendy, this is such a brilliant dish for a lazy person like me. And to make it worse, it's the hubby's favourite dish @@ So you are a lifesaver for sure ;) I already bookmarked this to try soon.

Chris Chan,  February 26, 2014 at 4:53 PM  

Thank you for sharing. I tried to copy & paste the recipe to Microsoft Word but unable to. It would be so much convenient and fast if allow to do so.

jacjac September 14, 2017 at 11:18 AM  

I just tried this with chicken instead for confinement. Oh so yummy!

Post a Comment

Thanks for dropping by my blog.
All comments are greatly appreciated.

If you have tried any of the recipes and blogged about it, please provide a link so that others may have a look at it too :)

Please select profile and click "Name/URL" if u do not have any profiles on any of those listed, type in the name (leave the URL empty)

It's not nice to call you ANONYMOUS, so please leave a name.
From 15/11/13 onwards, I will NOT reply comments with no name.

Only comments on posts older than 24 hours will be moderated :)
You won't see them appearing immediately if it's not a fresh post.


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...


Google Verification

google-site-verification: google02ecf2bc0ee9c6fd.html


Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Malaysia License. I understand that sometimes recipes are adapted and altered according to individual needs. Please credit if my recipes are used, especially my "Personal Creations".

ALL TIME PAGEVIEWS (internal counter)


  © Blogger template On The Road by Ourblogtemplates.com 2009

Back to TOP