Orange Marmalade Glazed Stuffed Porkchops
- 4 rib pork chops, cut 1 1/2
- stuffing: 2 tbsp. butter 1/3 c. finely chopped onion 1/2 c. chopped celery 1 1/2 c. soft bread cubes 2 tbsp. chopped parsley 1 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. grated orange peel 1 1/2 tsp. seasoned salt 3 tbsp. orange juice
- glaze: 1/2 c. orange juice 1/4 c. light brown sugar 1/4 c. orange marmalade 2 tbsp. cider vinegar
Make stuffing. In hot butter in skillet, cook onions and celery until tender, about 8 minutes. Add bread cubes and brown slightly. Remove from heat. Add parsley, salt, orange peel, 1 teaspoon seasoned salt and orange juice; toss mixture lightly to combine.
Fill pocket of chops with stuffing. Stand chops on rib bones on rack in shallow roasting pan. Sprinkle with 1/2 teaspoon seasoned salt. Pour water to 1/2" depth in roasting pan (water should not touch rack). Cover chops and roasting pan with foil. Bake chops 1 1/2 hours.
Meanwhile, make Glaze. Combine all ingredients in small saucepan, mixing well. Bring to boiling, stirring. Reduce heat and simmer, uncovered 15 minutes, stirring.
Remove foil from chops and pour off water. Brush chops with some of the glaze. Bake, uncovered 30 minutes or until chops are done and brown, basting with glaze very 10 minutes. Makes 4 servings.