A quick and easy midweek meal with loads of sticky flavours

 You can’t beat this easy sticky pork belly with its combination of crispy fat and juicy meat.

  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 30 mins
  • Serves: 4
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Ideal for: midweek meal

Easy sticky pork belly

Honey garlic roast pork belly slices are a great way to mix up your weekly meal repertoire.

Enjoy sticky honey garlic sauce drizzle over high-welfare juicy pork slices.

And accompanied with some easy rice and charred greens.

This midweek meal will help you and your family get over hump day.

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Easy sticky pork belly

Course Main Course
Keyword pork, pork belly, sticky pork
Prep Time 5 minutes
Servings 4 people
Cost £


  • 500 g high-welfare pork belly slices
  • sea salt
  • 115 ml light soy sauce
  • 1 juice of an orange
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp cider vinegar
  • 1 garlic clove, minced


  • Pre-heat the oven to 170 C.
  • Score the fat on the pork belly slices and season with salt.
  • Place the pork belly slices onto a baking tray and cook for approx. 10 mins, then turn to do the other side.
  • To crisp the fat up, lean the slices against each other and place them under the grill (watch carefully) for approx . 5 minutes. Remove once nice and crisp.

Honey garlic glaze

  • Add all the ingredients into a saucepan and gently bring to a boil then simmer until the sauce thickens a little – approx. 3 – 5 minutes
  • Drizzle the glaze over the pork belly slices.
  • Serve on rice with some greens e.g. pak choi, charred gem lettuce, purple sprouting


Inspired by: Savvy Bites