One Pan Pork & Tomato Linguine

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recipe by Octopus Publishing

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Chorizo adds smoky heat to this rich pork and tomato sauce. The pasta is cooked in the sauce for a hassle-free dinner.

recipe updated Jun 12, 2020


  • Linguine icon
    250g (about 2¼ cups)
  • Lemon icon
    1 (58g)
  • Pork loin icon
    Pork loin
    300g (about 4)
  • Paprika icon
    2 tsp (4g)
  • Salt & pepper icon
    Salt & pepper
    as needed
  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    5 tbsp (74ml)
  • Chorizo icon
    50g (about 3½ tbsp)
  • Red onion icon
    Red onion
    1 (135g)
  • Tomato purée icon
    Tomato purée
    227ml (1 cup)
  • Pesto icon
    3 tbsp (46g)
  • Saffron threads icon
    Saffron threads
    as needed
  • Vegetable stock icon
    Vegetable stock
    750ml (750ml)
  • Water icon
    as needed
  • Frozen peas icon
    Frozen peas
    50g (about ½ cup)
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
  • Fresh parsley icon
    Fresh parsley
    4 tbsp (15g)


  • kCook icon Wooden spoon
  • kCook icon Stove
  • kCook icon Frying pan
  • kCook icon Medium bowl

Step preview

  1. Add pork loin, paprika and salt & pepper to a clean medium bowl
  2. Toss until combined
  3. Add olive oil to a clean frying pan
  4. Heat in frying pan
  5. Add chorizo and red onion to the frying pan
  6. Transfer pork to frying pan
  7. Sear in frying pan until browned
  8. Add tomato purée, pesto, saffron threads and vegetable stock to the frying pan
  9. Heat until just boiling
  10. Reduce heat
  11. Cook gently in frying pan until tender - 15 min
  12. Sprinkle with linguine
  13. Stir until well combined
  14. Cook in frying pan until tender
  15. Add water and frozen peas to the frying pan
  16. Cook in frying pan - approx 3 min
  17. Stir in garlic clove, fresh parsley, lemon and olive oil to the frying pan
  18. Season to taste
  19. Serve
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