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cre8tive kitchen – Apple Currant Pork Chops

APPLE CURRANT PORK CHOPS (Serves 4)

Apple Currant Pork Chops
Apple Currant Pork Chops

INGREDIENTS:

4 TBSP Dried Currants (These can be found in the dried fruit section at a specialty grocery like Sprouts.)

3 TBSP Unsalted Butter

1 1/2 LBS Golden Delicious Apples, cored, and cut into about 8 wedges per apple

4 Pork Loin Chops

2 TSP Sugar

HOW TO:

Heat 1 TSP of butter in a large frying pan, add the currants. Cook for about 3 minutes. Move currants from the pan to a small bowl and set aside.

Add 1 1/2 TBSP butter to the hot pan and reduce heat to medium-high. Place the apple wedges in the pan and cook for about 15 minutes, turning occasionally.

Add remaining butter to a separate large frying pan. Set heat to medium-high and add pork chops. Turn occasionally until meat is done (slightly brown and 165° if you’re using a thermometer). Transfer to platter and keep warm.

Sprinkle the sugar over the apples and return the currants to the pan as well. Mix well. Cook for 1 minute. Spoon apples and currants over the pork chops and serve.

Bon Appetit!

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