- 1 garlic clove, crushed
- 1 teaspoon kosher salt, divided
- 1/4 teaspoon caraway seeds, crushed
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, divided
- Non Stick Cooking spray
- 1 (1-pound) pork tenderloin, cut into 1-inch pieces
- 2 cups coarsely chopped onion
- 1 bacon slice, finely chopped
- 1 3/4 cups water, divided
- 1 14.5 oz. can diced tomatoes with their juice
- 1 tablespoon smoked paprika
- 3/4 cup beer
- 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper
- 3 Hungarian wax chiles, seeded and cut into 1-inch pieces
- 1 1/2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 8 ounces uncooked egg noodles
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 3 tablespoons sour cream
- Chopped parsley (optional)
- Place garlic in a small bowl; mash with the back of a spoon to form a paste. Add 1/4 teaspoon salt, caraway seeds, and 1/8 teaspoon black pepper.
- Heat a large Dutch oven over high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Combine 1/4 teaspoon salt, remaining 1/8 teaspoon black pepper, and pork in a medium bowl; toss. Add pork to pan; sauté 6 minutes, browning on all sides. Remove pork from pan.
- Reduce heat to medium-high; return pan to heat. Add onion and bacon; sauté 7 minutes or until bacon is done, stirring frequently. Stir in garlic mixture; cook for 1 minute, stirring constantly. Add 1 1/2 cups water, tomato, paprika, and beer; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in red pepper and chiles; simmer 15 minutes. Add pork to pan; simmer 15 minutes, stirring occasionally. Combine remaining 1/4 cup water and flour in a small bowl; stir with a whisk. Stir flour mixture and remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt into pork mixture. Bring to a boil; cook 1 minute, stirring constantly.
- Cook noodles according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Combine noodles and butter in a medium bowl, stirring until butter melts. Place 1 cup noodles in each of 4 shallow bowls; top with 1 cup pork mixture. Top each serving with about 2 teaspoons sour cream. Garnish with parsley, if desired
Adapted from Cooking Light.
Keywords: pork tenderloin, onion, carrots, bacon, chiles, paprika, beer, main dish, egg noodles