Jerk Pork Tenderloin with Mango Salad

Jerk Pork Tenderloin with Mango Salad
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Recipe type: Entrees
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Serves: 4
 
The pork is seared on the stove top and finished in the oven while the salad is prepared for a sweet and spicy combination.
Ingredients
  • Pork
  • 2 teaspoons vegetable oil
  • 1 lb pork tenderloin
  • 1 tablespoon Jamaican Jerk Rub
  • Mango Salad
  • 2 green onions with tops, divided
  • 1 small red bell pepper
  • 2 large mangoes
  • 1 lime
  • 1 teaspoon Jamaican Jerk Rub
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Trim fat and silver skin from pork and cut in half.
  3. Coat pork with jerk rub.
  4. Add oil to oven proof skillet and heat over medium high heat 1-3 minutes or until shimmering.
  5. Cook 3-5 minutes or until browned on all sides, turning occasionally.
  6. Transfer pan to oven and roast 12-15 minutes or until thermometer registers 160°F for medium doneness.
  7. Carefully remove pan from oven using Oven Mitts; transfer pork to plate.
  8. Tent with foil and let stand 5 minutes (temperature will rise to 160°Ff71°C).
  9. SALAD:
  10. Thinly slice green onions on a bias. Set aside 1 tablespoon of the tops for garnish.
  11. Place remaining green onions into bowl.
  12. Slice bell pepper into thin julienne strips.
  13. Peel and slice mangoes.
  14. Juice lime to measure 1 tablespoon juice.
  15. Combine onions, peppers, mango, lime juice and remaining 1 teaspoon jerk rub; toss thoroughly.
  16. To serve, slice pork crosswise into medallions and serve with salad.
  17. Garnish with reserved green onion tops.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 230 Fat: 7g Saturated fat: 1.5g Carbohydrates: 19g Sodium: 260mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 24g