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Sage and cider pork roast

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Served with apple, parsnips, broccoli, this sage and cider pork roast is definitely one to try.

  • Serves6
  • Cook time1 hour 45 minutes
  • Prep time15 minutes, + 20 mins cooling time
Sage and cider pork roast


  • 1 tbs sea salt flakes
  • 1 tbs finely chopped fresh sage
  • 2kg Coles Australian Pork Leg Roast Boneless
  • 4 parsnips, peeled, quartered
  • 1 1/2 cups (375ml) apple cider
  • 4 pink lady apples, quartered
  • 1/3 cup sage leaves
  • Mashed potato, to serve
  • Steamed baby broccoli, to serve

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  1. Step 1

    Preheat oven to 230°C. Combine salt and sage in a small bowl. Rub salt mixture over pork rind and into the cuts.
  2. Step 2

    Place pork in a large roasting pan. Roast for 30 mins or until the rind crackles. Reduce oven temperature to 180°C. Add the parsnip and cider. Roast for a further 1 hour 15 mins, adding the apple and sage for the last 30 mins of cooking.
  3. Step 3

    Cover the pork with foil and set aside for 20 mins to rest. Slice and serve with parsnip, apple, mash, baby broccoli and the pan juices.