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Lemongrass Pork with Vietnamese Table Salad

['3/4 cup hot water', '5 tablespoons fish sauce*', '3 1/2 tablespoons sugar', '1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lime juice', '2 Thai bird chiles with seeds or 1/2 jalapeño chile with seeds, minced', '1 garlic clove, minced', '6 green onions (white and pale green parts only), chopped (about 1/2 cup)', '3 tablespoons chopped lemongrass*', '2 tablespoons soy sauce', '1 tablespoon golden brown sugar', '2 teaspoons fish sauce', '1/4 teaspoon ground white pepper', '3 tablespoons vegetable oil, divided', '1 1/2 to 1 3/4 pounds boneless pork loin chops (each 1/3 to 1/2 ich thick)', '1 small English hothouse cucumber, halved lengthwise, thinly sliced crosswise', '1 baby pineapple, peeled, halved, thinly sliced or 1/2 small pineapple, peeled, cut into 2 wedges, cored, thinly sliced', '2 cups bean sprouts', '1 cup fresh Thai basil leaves', '1 cup fresh cilantro leaves', '1 cup fresh mint leaves', '20 fresh green shiso leaves', '1/2 cup finely shredded carrot', '1 8- to 9-ounce package dried rice vermicelli noodles', '3 heads of butter lettuce', 'cored', 'leaves separated']

Mix all ingredients in small bowl. Season sauce to taste with salt. (Can be made 1 day ahead. Cover and chill.)
Mix first 6 ingredients and 2 tablespoons oil in 11x7-inch glass dish. Add pork chops to marinade, turn several times to coat evenly, then crowd together in single layer. Cover and refrigerate at least 30 minutes and up to 2 hours.
Arrange cucumber, pineapple, bean sprouts, all herbs, and carrot around edge of large platter. (Can be prepared 2 hours ahead. Cover; chill.)
Cook noodles in large pot of boiling salted water until just tender and turning white, separating often with tongs, about 4 minutes. Drain. Arrange in center of platter. Mound lettuce leaves in large shallow bowl.
Prepare barbecue (medium-high heat). Brush grill rack with remaining 1 tablespoon oil. Grill pork with marinade still clinging to meat until slightly charred and cooked through, 4 to 5 minutes per side, depending on thickness. Transfer pork to cutting board. Let rest 10 minutes.
Cut pork crosswise into 1/3-inch-wide strips. Place pork and any juices from board atop noodles. To serve, fill lettuce leaves with pork, noodles, herbs, and vegetables. Serve with sauce for dipping.

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