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Caramel Apple Pork Chops Recipe

Looking for an easy Caramel Apple Pork Chops recipe? Learn how to make Caramel Apple Pork Chops using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 4 servings



Succulent pork loin chops are paired brilliantly with slices of tart apple cooked in a satin-smooth sauce of butter, brown sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg. Pairs great with butternut squash or sweet potatoes and corn or green beans.

Recipe Ingredients for Caramel Apple Pork Chops

4 pork chops, (3/4 inch thick)
1 teaspoon vegetable oil
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 salt and pepper to taste
1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
2 tablespoons unsalted margarine
2 Granny Smith apples - peeled, cored and sliced

Recipe Directions for Caramel Apple Pork Chops

  1. Preheat oven to 175 degrees F (80 degrees C). Place a medium dish in the oven to warm.

  2. Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Brush chops lightly with oil and place in hot pan. Cook for 5 to 6 minutes, turning occasionally, or until done. Transfer to the warm dish, and keep warm in the preheated oven.

  3. In a small bowl, combine brown sugar, salt and pepper, cinnamon and nutmeg. Add margariner to skillet, and stir in brown sugar mixture and apples. Cover and cook until apples are just tender. Remove apples with a slotted spoon and arrange on top of chops. Keep warm in the preheated oven.

  4. Continue cooking sauce uncovered in skillet, until thickened slightly. Spoon sauce over apples and chops.

  5. 4 servings

  6. Prep Time: 20 Min Cook Time: 25 Min Total: 45 Min

Categories

Pork, Main Dish, Bake

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 183.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
382
Calories from Fat
242
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.9g
41%
Saturated Fat
8.7g
43%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
69mg
23%
Sodium
125mg
5%
Potassium
382mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
17.2g
6%
Dietary Fiber
2.2g
9%
Sugars
13.8g
Protein
18.3g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 8%
Calcium 4% Iron 5%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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