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Pumkin And Pork Soup (Sngor Lapov Sach Chrouk)

Delicious pumpkin and
pork soup is Khmer country food. Khmer loves pumpkin for many reasons.
Pumpkin not only taste great but rich with potassium, vitamin A and
high beta-carotene. Pumpkin is an ancient vegetable that has been in
Cambodia for thousands of years. In the ancient time, the villager’s
medicine men took sun dried pumpkin and crushed in to medicine powder
to treats headache, fever and other diseases. Today, the medical
researchers has proven that pumpkin is indeed a natural medicine that
can help fight cancer.Also prevent hardening arteries which main causes
for stroke and heart attack, because pumpkin contains high

  • Ingredients :
    • ½ lb pork
    • 1 Tablespoon fish sauce
    • ¼ Teaspoon salt
    • ½ Tablespoon sugar
    • ¼ Teaspoon black pepper
    • 1 Stalk green onion, minced
    • 4 Cups water
    • 1½-2 lbs Pumpkin, peeled,seeded and cut bite sizes cubes
    • 2 Tablespoons fish sauce
    • ½ Tablespoon sugar
    • Dash of black pepper
    • 2 Stalks green onion,chopped
  • Procedures :
    In a small bowl, mix pork with fish sauce, salt, sugar, black pepper
    and green onion, makes small pork meat, when done set a side.
    Put water in a soup pot, cook till water bubbling.
    Drops pork meat in boiling water, cook till meat tender.
    Add pumpkin, cook till pumpkin tender.
    Seasoning with fish sauce, sugar and black pepper.
    Top with green onion.
    Serve hot with rice.
  • Prepared by Malinh’s Recipes

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