Specially Selected Pork and Apple Sliders

Specially Selected Pork and Apple Sliders

Serves 4


  • 500g Specially Selected Pork mince

  • 2 tbsp Scottish rapeseed oil

  • 2 shallots, finely diced

  • 1 clove garlic, minced

  • 2 sprigs of thyme

  • 2 apples, peeled and grated

  • 1 tsp sea salt and freshly ground black pepper

  • Red Cabbage Slaw - combine ingredients in a large bowl then ad the dressing:

  • ½ small head red cabbage, finely sliced or shredded

  • 1 medium carrot, peeled and julienned or grated

  • ½ mild red chilli, seeds removed and finely sliced

  • Slaw dressing – whisk all ingredients together, mix through slaw just before serving:

  • 75ml apple cider vinegar

  • 100ml extra virgin olive oil

  • ½ tsp Dijon mustard

  • 1 tsp honey

  • ¼ tsp sea salt

  • A few twists of freshly ground black pepper

Cooking Method

1. Sauté the shallots and garlic in 1 tbsp of oil until translucent and allow to cool. In a large bowl mix well with the rest of the slider ingredients and shape into patties. These should be the size of ping pong balls and then pressed to flatten.
2. Using the pan, heat the remainder of the rapeseed oil and over a moderate heat cook the pork burgers for about 7 minutes per side, until completely cooked through.
3. To assemble line up the toasted bun bases and dress with mustard, mayo, salad leaves, sliced apples, top with the burgers then slaw and add the lids.To garnish, fix a cornichon and a silverskin pickled onion on the top with a skewer

To Serve:

1. Red cabbage slaw (recipe below)
2. Small rolls
3. Mustard
4. Mayonnaise
5. Thinly sliced red apple
6. Mixed leaves
7. Cornichons
8. Silverskin pickled onions

Where can I buy Scotch Beef, Scotch Lamb and Specially Selected Pork?

Scotch Beef, Scotch Lamb PGI and Specially Selected Pork are available at most supermarkets, usually at the butcher counter. Just ask the counter staff if you’re not sure.

You can also buy Scotch Beef PGI, Scotch Lamb PGI and Specially Selected Pork at independent butchers.

Find your nearest at our sister site below.

Scotch Butchers Club

If you’re not in the mood for cooking, Scotch Beef PGI is also served at many quality restaurants. Find one near you at our sister site below.

Scotch Beef Club

Where else to buy:

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