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sweet potato apple pork chops!

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Gail Eischeid
Bellevue, NE

I fell in love with this recipe, when I use to cook this for my Personal Chef Clients! Its one of my family's Fall Favorites! :)

(1 rating)
yield 2 to 4
prep time 15 Min
cook time 45 Min

Ingredients For sweet potato apple pork chops!

  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 4
    pork chops
  • 1 1/2 c
    sweet potatoes
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 1/2 c
    orange juice, fresh
  • 1/3 c
    brown sugar, lightly packed
  • 2 Tbsp
    apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt, optional
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 1/2 c

How To Make sweet potato apple pork chops!

  • 1
    Heat oil in large non-stick skillet, medium heat. Add pork chops, cook 3 minutes on each side thick 5 minutes each side).
  • 2
    Peel, cut up sweet potatoes into small cubes. Slice onions and dice. Remove chops from skillet and keep warm.
  • 3
    Add sweet potatoes and onion to skillet, saute 3 to 4 minutes, until tender.
  • 4
    Combine brown sugar, cornstarch, salt (optional), vinegar, and orange juice. Mix well. My Family is low sodium diet, so I don't use salt in my recipe for my family.
  • 5
    Return chops to skillet with sweet potatoes and onions, pour Orange Juice mixture over pork chops.
  • 6
    Cover skillet, reduce heat, and simmer for 40 to 60 minutes or until chops are tender. The last 15 minutes of cooking, add chopped apple on top of pork chops.
  • Tasty Autumn Flavors for a delicious Meal! Enjoy!! :)
    Season lightly with salt and pepper to enhance the flavors and based on your tastes!
  • 8
    Cooking Tip Optional: Add a 2 Tablespoons of Gran Marnier at the end of cooking process to give the sauce some additional flair.