Chinese BBQ Pork (Char Siu Pork)

  • Prep Time
    10 min (overnight marinate)
  • Cook Time
    18 mins
  • Difficulty
  • Servings
  • Ideal
    • charcoal
    • gas
    • Q


  • 1kg pork scotch, cut into four long strips
  • 2 Tbsp honey, warmed
  • 8 small rolls
  • 1 cucumber, julienned
  • 2 spring onions, finely sliced
  • 1 long red chilli, deseeded, sliced finely
  • ½ bunch of coriander, stems cut off
  • Sriracha and Kewpie to serve

Char Siu Sauce

  • ½ cup Char Siu sauce
  • 2 Tbsp hoisin sauce
  • 2 Tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tsp sesame oil
  • ½ tsp Chinese five spice
  • ¼ tsp ground white pepper


Step 1
Place all the sauce ingredients into a microwave safe bowl.

Heat the sauce until warmed through.

Mix thoroughly and set aside to cool.

Step 2
Set half the sauce aside.

Place the remaining sauce in a large bowl and add the pork.

Massage the sauce into the pork. Cover with cling film and return to the fridge. Leave the pork to marinate over night.

Step 3
Once the pork is done marinating, preheat your barbecue for 10 minutes for indirect cooking.  Please refer to your included handbook for directions.

Once the barbecue is preheated, leave on the high indirect cooking setting.

Step 4
Cook the pork for 8 minutes.

Baste both sides of the pork with the remaining sauce & continue to cook for a further 8 minutes.

Step 5
Baste the pork with the honey on both sides. Continue to cook the pork for another 2 minutes.

Step 6
Once the BBQ pork is cooked remove from the barbecue. Leave to rest for a couple of minutes.

Step 7
Thinly slice the pork and place in sliced bread rolls.

Top with the cucumber, spring onion, chilli, coriander, Sriracha and Kewpie.