Pork Chops & Apple/Pear Chutney

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Megan Todd

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@Megan213

Well it's that time of year... my kitchen sees the most action with Apples. We Love Apples. They are delicious, especially when incorporating them in a meal. And they are great to add flavor to Pork Chops. This recipe is a family fav. My husband's favorite way to eat Pork chops or even top the chutney on a Pork roast.
Yes, Fall is in the air!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • APPLE/PEAR CHUTNEY

  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 4 c
    peeled & cubed tart apples (granny smith)
  • 2 c
    peeled & cubed pears
  • 4 Tbsp
    apple cider vinegar
  • 4 Tbsp
    dark brown sugar
  • 2 tsp
    crystalized ginger
  • 1/2 tsp
    sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp
    allspice, ground
  • PORK

  • 1/2 tsp
    sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    coriander
  • 1/4 tsp
    fresh cracked pepper
  • 1/4 tsp
    fresh cracked white pepper
  • 1 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 6
    pork chops, center cut
  • 2 Tbsp
    extra virgin olive oil

How to Make Pork Chops & Apple/Pear Chutney

Step-by-Step

  1. Preparing the chutney...
    Melt butter in a medium sized saucepan over medium heat. Add the apples and pears & saute about 5 minutes.
  2. Add the cranberries, vinegar, brown sugar, crystalized ginger, salt, & allspice. Bring mixture to a boil. Reduce heat & allow to simmer while preparing Pork Chops, stirring occasionally.
  3. In a small bowl mix together salt, peppers, Coriander, & minced garlic.
  4. Heat olive oil in large grilling skillet over medium- high heat.
    Sprinkle both sides of Pork chops with dry seasoning mixture.

    ** Can cook on the grill outdoors, or an electric grill as well :)
    Add Pork to heated skillet, and cook on each side 4-6 minutes each side until done.
  5. Serve Pork Chops with Chutney atop.

    Serve with asparagus & a side of wild rice. And Fresh Crisp Salad.

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About Pork Chops & Apple/Pear Chutney

Course/Dish: Fruit Sauces, Pork
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Gluten-Free
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy




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