Salt brine the pork with salt and baking soda (optional), fill enough water to cover the pork. Leave overnight.
Make char siew marinade by combining all of the ingredients. Dissolve the sugar fully and leave to cool before marinating the pork.
Marinate the pork with char siew marinade and leave in fridge for 2 hours or overnight for best result.
Pan sear the pork to get some charred on the outer meat. Drizzle the marinade over and bake in oven at 200c for 20-30 mins.
Make the salad by using a peeler to julienne the carrot, radish and cucumber into thin slices.
Make the lime salad vinaigrette by combing the soya sauce, white vinegar, honey, sugar, salt, coriander, chilli padi, garlic and lime juice. Mix well.
Add the vinaigrette to the shredded vegetables and add in cherry tomatoes. Toss well.
Make apple puree by blending apples, ginger, garlic and lime juice. Season with sugar and salt.
Make the orange plum chilli sauce by blending garlic, chilli padi, orange and plum sauce to a smooth mixture.
Once the pork is done, blow torch the pork for for extra wok her flavour and rest for 15 mins before cutting it.
Plate up your char siew with the salad, apple puree and orange plum chilli sauce!