Tidy Kitchen’s cheesy leeks & Welsh pork chop with sourdough & Hafod crumb

Tidy Kitchen’s Cheesy Leeks and Welsh Pork Chop with Sourdough & Hafod Crumb

Developed by The Tidy Kitchen Co.

Serves 4
Approx prep time: 10 minutes
Cooking time: 35 – 40 minutes

Ingredients:
4 x Welsh Pork Chops
2 slices of sourdough
1 tbsp olive oil
1 x garlic clove
50g grated Hafod cheese
Small handful of finely chopped parsley
Freshly ground pepper
Pinch of salt

Cheesy leeks:
1 tsp butter
½ tbsp vegetable oil
1 tbsp plain flour
1 x leek
100g of Welsh cheddar
200ml milk
½ tsp Dijon mustard

Method:

Pre-heat oven to 190°C (fan assisted) / 200°C (non-fan).

Cheesy leeks – sweat leeks in butter and oil until soft but not brown. Add flour and stir in milk bit by bit to avoid lumps

Stir in mustard and add cheese. Melt and stir until thickened then pop into small oven proof pot, and top with grated cheese. Pop under the grill until browned

Crumb - Finely whizz bread until crumbed, fry off in olive oil with grated garlic. Add in finely chopped parsley and sprinkle cheese on top. Leave to slightly melt and then cool

Pork – Season each side with salt and pepper, pre heat grill pan until smoking hot. Place pork on grill and cook for 3-4 minutes before turning over and cooking the same on the other side. Pull from the grill and leave to rest

Assemble with warm cheesy leeks and sprinkle over cheesy crumb

Serving suggestion: Serve with apple sauce, fresh sage, and wilted spinach.