Slow Cooked Vindalho Of Pork And Turnip


  • 1 large onion diced
  • 2 tablespoons cooking oil
  • 1 kg pork collar butt diced
  • I jar Goan Cuisine Vindalho Masala
  • 2 turnips peeled and diced
  • 1/2 cup fresh chopped coriander
  • 1-2 green chilies de-seeded
  • Salt to taste


  1. Fry onions in oil until brown
  2. Add pork and fry on medium high until sealed
  3. Fold through 1 jar Goan Cuisine Vindalho Masala and green chilli
  4. Add turnips and water to just barely cover
  5. Transfer to slow cooker and set to cook
  6. When tender add salt to taste, more fresh green chilli if desired and cook for a further 5 minutes
  7. Add coriander garnish and enjoy with boiled basmati rice

Serving Suggestion

Serving Suggestions

  1. Serve with rice or chapatis and Goan Cuisine Spicy Mango Chutney or Carrot Mescut.

Excellent for:

  • Meat:Pork shoulder or Pork Belly, Pork soft bone, Brisket, Chuck steak, Lamb forequarter chops, Boneless leg of lamb in slow cooker
  • Poultry: Duck Marylands, Chicken thigh skinless/boneless or on the bone, Whole chicken cut into pieces
  • Vegetable: Eggplant, zucchini, cabbage, carrot, corn wedges, cauliflower, green beans, peas, potato and sweet potato
  • Legumes: chic peas, black eyed beans, lima beans, white beans, kidney beans)
  • Lentils: yellow, red, green, split peas
  • Tofu, Tempeh

Cooking time guidelines – if the standard cooking time is:

  • 15-30 mins, cook it for 1-2 hours on High or 4-6 hours on Low
  • 30 mins – 1 hour, cook it for 2-3 hours on High or 5-7 hours on Low
  • 1-2 hours, cook it for 3-4 hours on High or 6-8 hours on Low
  • 2-4 hours, cook it for 4-6 hours on High or 8-12 hours on Low