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Slow Cooker Hawaiian Pork Chops
 

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Pork Chop Recipes

Oh you are going to love these pork chop recipes! Before we get to the recipes there are some facts you will need to know.

Ok lets get started.

Pork chops can be:

  • Glazed
  • Boneless
  • Bone in
  • Creamy
  • Moist
  • Braised
  • Crispy
  • Spicy
  • Fried

How Long Can Pork Chops Stay In The Fridge After Thawing

3 to 5 days.

Should You Salt Pork Chops Before Cooking

Season with salt brings out the meat’s natural flavours. It will improve the taste and texture of the meat.

What Spices Pair Well With Pork

Herbs that go well with pork are:

  • Caraway seeds
  • Coriander
  • Cumin
  • Cayenne pepper
  • Curry powder
  • Dill
  • Garlic
  • Paprika
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Fennel
  • Savory
  • Thyme
  • Cloves
  • Chilies

How To Cook Pork Chops In The Oven

Pork chops can also be cooked in a pan on your stove top, cast iron skillet, instant pot, slow cooker, crockpot or air fryer.

How Long Does A Pork Chop Take To Cook

Roast until the pork chops register 140°F to 145°F in the thickest part of the meat with an instant-read thermometer.

Cooking time will be 6 to 10 minutes depending on the thickness of the chops.

How Do You Tenderize Pork Chops

Tenderize pork by using a meat mallet hitting it evenly across the surface of the meat to break up the tough muscle.

If you want your pork to be extra tender, marinate it with marinade such as citrus juices, vinegar, or wine.

How To Cook Pork Chops Without Drying Them Out

  1. Add a marinade
  2. Use bone-in pork chops
  3. Before cooking thaw meat to room temperature
  4. Start pork chops on the stove then finish them in the oven
  5. Buy a meat thermometer to prevent over cooking

Why Are My Pork Chops Tough

This is partly due to over cooking. Different cuts of meat require shorter or longer cooking times. Stick to the recipe instructions.

How Do You Know When A Pork Chop Is Done

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) recommends that pork is cooked to 145 degrees Fahrenheit (medium-rare), and has a 3-minute rest after you take it off the heat.

Should I Cover Pork With Foil When Cooking

Yes. Covering pork chops helps preserve its juicy flavours and also reduces shrinkage.

What Vegetables Go Well With Pork

  • Brussels sprouts
  • Kale with lemon & garlic
  • Creamy spinach and dill
  • Sesame-ginger roasted broccoli
  • Green salads
  • Lemon-pepper asparagus

What Else Goes With Pork Chop Recipes

See short list below and other healthy side dishes as ideas you can pair with pork chops as well.

  1. Creamy corn casserole
  2. Sliced grilled apples
  3. Grilled pineapple
  4. Sautéed mushrooms
  5. Cranberry sauce
  6. Butternut squash
  7. Brussels sprouts
  8. Healthy salads
  9. Baked onions
  10. With parmesan
  11. Butter Beans
  12. Fall salads
  13. Green beans
  14. Apple sauce
  15. With rice
  16. Gravy
  17. Pasta
  18. Grains

Cooking Method

  • Baked
  • Fried
  • BBQ
  • Grilled
  • Pan seared or fried

Breaded Coating For Pork Chops

  • Flour
  • Panko
  • Parmesan cheese

International Cuisine Type

  • Italian
  • Mexican
  • Asian
  • Chinese
  • Filipino

Dietary Type

  • Paleo
  • Low carb
  • Gluten free

Pork Chop Recipes

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12 Healthy Pork Chop Recipes

See below the compiled list.

One Pan Ranch Pork Chops And Veggies

One Pan Ranch Pork Chops And Veggies

Read full details on: Damn Delicious

One Pan Maple Glazed Pork Chops

One Pan Maple Glazed Pork Chops

Read full details on: Creme de la Crumb

Mustard Balsamic Pork Chops

Mustard Balsamic Pork Chops

Read full details on: Jo Cooks

Pork Chops in Creamy White Wine Sauce

Pork Chops in Creamy White Wine Sauce

Read full details on: Whats In The Pan

French Onion Smothered Pork Chops

French Onion Smothered Pork Chops

Read full details on: The Cozy Cook

Pork Chops with Pistachio Salmuera

Pork Chops with Pistachio Salmuera

Read full details on: Jo Cooks

Grilled Lemon Honey Mustard Pork Chops

Grilled Lemon Honey Mustard Pork Chops

Read full details on: My Fabuless Life

Baked Ranch Pork Chops

Baked Ranch Pork Chops

Read full details on: Wonky Wonderful

Honey Garlic Pork Chops

Smothered Pork Chops

Read full details on: Rasa Malaysia

Oven Baked Pork Chops with Potatoes

Oven Baked Pork Chops with Potatoes

Read full details on: Recipe Tin Eats

Pan Roasted Brown Butter Pork Chops

Pan Roasted Brown Butter Pork Chops

Read full details on: For The Love Of Lasagna

Slow Cooker Hawaiian Pork Chops

Slow Cooker Hawaiian Pork Chops

Read full details on: Creme de la Crumb

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Written by Rhonda Shade

Rhonda Shade Is the founder of Change In Seconds. A healthy living platform that features clean eating, healthy recipes, meal prep, printable workouts & a unique tracking software to help you achieve a healthy lifestyle.