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Porchetta with baby potatoes

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Porchetta with baby potatoes


  • Preheat the oven to 180ο C (350ο F) set to fan.
  • Spread the pork belly on your working surface, skin-side down.
  • Score the meat with your knife and split it to create a pocket.
  • Spread mustard over the whole surface of the pork belly, 1 tablespoon olive oil, salt, pepper, thyme, rosemary and sage finely chopped, the gruyere cheese, the mortadella, and wrap into a roll.
  • Tie with kitchen twine and transfer on parchment paper. Spread 1 tablespoon olive oil, salt, pepper, and wrap it with the parchment. Wrap with aluminum foil as well, and transfer to a baking pan with a rack. Roast for 3 hours. Uncover and roast for 30-60 more minutes.

For the potatoes

  • Place a frying pan with sunflower oil over high heat.
  • Fry the potatoes for 3-4 minutes, until they are golden.
  • Remove and add them to a bowl. Add salt, pepper, the paprika, the oregano, and serve with the porchetta.
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Nutrition information per portion

Calories (kcal)
39 %


Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

Total Fat (g)
84 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

Saturated Fat (g)
105 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

Total Carbs (g)
6 %


The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

Sugars (g)
2 %


Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

Protein (g)
96 %


It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

Fibre (g)
8 %


They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

Sodium (g)
43 %


A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo

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