Sri Lankan Pork Curry

July 10, 2012 | 1 Comment

"Real justice for pork, with traditional Sri Lankan spices & age old curry cooking method. One of the best pork curry I've ever tasted. Meat is tender, curry is tasty & aromatic. Nice spicy flavour, lovely dish."

Prep Time

1 Hr 10 Min

Cook Time

30 Min

Ready In

1 Hr 40 Min







Sri Lankan Pork Curry

Total Servings


To marinate

1 Pounds Lean pork (cut in to cubes)
1 Tablespoon Vinegar
1 Tablespoon Red chilli powder
1 Tablespoon Curry Powder
1/2 Teaspoon Turmeric
3 Clove Garlic (chopped)
1 Tablespoon Ginger (chopped)
Salt (to taste)
1 Teaspoon Peper
1 Tablespoon Soya sauce (additional)

For curry

1 Stick Cinnamon
10 Curry leaves
1 Large Onion (chopped)
2 Green chilies (chopped)
3 Cardamom
3 Cloves
1 Teaspoon Coriander seeds
1 Teaspoon Black peper seeds
1/2 Coconut milk (or you can use dairy milk)
1/2 Cup Water
2 Tablespoon Oil

For garnish

1/2 Onion (chopped)
1 Clove Garlic
1 Coriander leaves (chopped)
1 Green chilli (chopped)


To marinate

Step 1
Put the pork in a bowl.
Step 2
Add vinegar,red chili powder,curry powder,turmeric,salt ,pepper,chopped garlic cloves,chopped ginger and soya sauce mix well .
Step 3
Marinated it for 1 hour.

To make the curry

Step 4
Heat the oil in a large saucepan medium-high heat.
Step 5
When oil is hot add onion, cinnamon stick,curry leaves,green chilies,cardamom,cloves,coriander seeds,and black peper seeds.
Step 6
Fry it for 5 minutes until onion is light brown.
Step 7
Then add marinated pork to the pan fry it for 7-8 minutes turning occasionally.
Step 8
Now add 2/4 cup of water to the pan .
Step 9
Cover and bring to a simmer for 15 minuteS stirring occasionally
Step 10
Once the pork is tender add add 1/2 cup of coconut milk or dairy milk and stir well .
Step 11
Taste for salt (if you like it bit more spicy add more chilli. )
Step 12
Reduce heat to medium-low and Simmer for another 8 minutes.
Step 13
Then add choped onion,garlic,chopped coriander and chopped green chilli stir well.
Step 14
Transfer the pork to a large serving dish.
Step 15
Serve hot with rice or bread.

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  1. Perera says:

    Juicy, spicy & taste wonderful, excellent recipe.

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