Apple Brined Pork Chops

Bobbie Weiner


Great for fall grillin'! Great sides are baked apples,scalloped broccoli or grilled asparagus.The apple juice really does something amazing to the tenderness and moisture of the meat it is UNBELIEVABLE!!!


★★★★★ 3 votes



  • 4
    1 1/4' center cut chops bone in for flavor
  • 1 c
    apple juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 2 tsp
    grill spice (weber kickin chicken)
  • 1 tsp
    crushed red pepper ( 4 good shakes)
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    dry mustard
  • 2
    cloves crushed garlic
  • 3 Tbsp
    salt (if you dont have fresh garlic sub with garlic salt) adj to taste

How to Make Apple Brined Pork Chops


  1. * pour apple juice in container big enough for all the chops
  2. * combine all dry ing. and garlic rub an both sides of chops and dust with pepper
  3. * place chops in apple juice for at least 4 hrs
  4. * I pull chops out place on a plate and let sit for 8 minutes on each side to allow grilling to be more even, this is safe and has NEVER been a problem. If you are concerned simply skip this step :) Grill over med low heat for 6-7 min per side until juices run clear
  5. *sit back, smile, wait for your compliments and ask "Who's doin the dishes"!

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About Apple Brined Pork Chops

Course/Dish: Pork Steaks and Chops
Hashtags: #chops #grill #brine

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