We’re a busy family! As a realtor, I often work on weekends while my husband coaches our sons’ lacrosse teams. Sunday night is our time to reconnect as a family and catch up on the week. This recipe is quick, easy, and healthy, but still feels like comfort food to us. —Danna Rogers, Westport,Connecticut
1 cup canola oil
1/2 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce
1/4 cup lime juice
3 tablespoons rice vinegar
2 tablespoons sesame oil
1 tablespoon honey
3 teaspoons ground ginger
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
2 pork tenderloins (1 pound each)
1 package (14 ounces) coleslaw mix
1/2 cup minced fresh cilantro
2 tablespoons minced fresh mint
2 tablespoons chopped salted peanuts or cashews
Additional minced fresh cilantro and chopped peanuts
In a large bowl, whisk the first ten ingredients until blended. Pour 1 cup mixture into an ungreased 13×9-in. baking dish; add pork, turning to coat. Refrigerate, covered, 1 hour. Cover and refrigerate remaining soy sauce mixture for slaw.
Preheat oven to 450°. Bake pork, uncovered, 20-25 minutes or until a thermometer reads 145°, turning once. Remove from oven; tent with foil. Let stand 5 minutes before slicing.
Meanwhile, place coleslaw mix, 1/2 cup cilantro, mint and 2 tablespoons peanuts in a large bowl. Drizzle with reserved soy sauce mixture and toss to combine; serve with pork. Sprinkle with additional cilantro and peanuts.