Fennel and Rosemary Pork Roast Open-Faced Sandwiches

I was looking at the Jamie Oliver website http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/pork-recipes/posh-roast-pork-party-kebabs and got this idea of rubbing a rolled pork roast with fennel seed, garlic and rosemary.

I’ve done the garlic and rosemary before but the fennel seed was brilliant!  The house was perfumed with a heady aroma of herbs.   Meat!

He served his pork on pita bread, accompanied with a chilli yogurt sauce that while not eye-popping spicy, can still issue a wake up call to Sunday loungers.

I didn’t have pita bread, so I decided to go with slices of toasted multi-grained country loaf.  Fabulous!

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18 Responses to Fennel and Rosemary Pork Roast Open-Faced Sandwiches

  1. The pictures look great, particularly the top one of the meat and herbs. You hit the daylight reading on the button and the drop focus is top.

  2. ambrosiana says:

    Just outstanding! The photos, the recipe, everything is stunning!!! Bravo!

  3. Dave says:

    That looks really really really good! I bet the texture of the crisp herbs and fennel against the succulence of the pork is amazing.

  4. Simply gorgeous. Pork hasn’t gone on sale in far too long. I know this because I keep seeing wonderful recipes like this and remembering I don’t have a tenderloin.

  5. Andrea says:

    Abslutely gorgeous! I can’t wait for pork to go back on sale! This goes on my todo list!

  6. Karen says:

    Great photos…the roast looks so moist. I love fennel, especially with pork. The seeds had to have made such a crispy crust. A delicious looking sandwich.

  7. tessamia says:

    Gorgeous dish! When I saw your photo on FoodPorn this morning the first thing out of my mouth was “beautiful!” and thought to myself that I can’t wait to make this dish. And then I just noticed that you added my website Feral Kitchen to your blogroll. I am truly honored. Thank you! – Tessa

  8. Kay Ecjer says:

    I love how you made it open face. Looks delicious!!

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  10. We really like this pork roast recipe that you shared. As part of our ‘Spices Unearthed’ series, we decided to highlight your recipe in our Fennel Seeds article as a recommended dish for our readers to try. Fennel seeds is absolute brilliant with pork. Well done!

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