Country-Style Pork Loin with Gravy Recipe
- 1 boneless whole pork loin roast (3 pounds)
- 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
- 1 teaspoon onion powder
- 1 teaspoon ground mustard
- 2 tablespoons canola oil
- 2 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth
- 1/4 cup cornstarch
- 1/4 cup cold water
- Hot mashed potatoes, optional
- 1. Cut pork roast in half. In a large resealable plastic bag, combine the flour, onion powder and mustard. Add pork, one portion at a time, and shake to coat.
- 2. In a large skillet, brown pork in oil over medium-high heat on all sides. Transfer to a 5-qt. slow cooker. Pour broth over pork. Cover and cook on low for 5-6 hours or until tender. Remove pork and keep warm.
- 3. For gravy, strain cooking juices and skim fat; pour 2-1/2 cups cooking juices into a large saucepan. Combine cornstarch and water until smooth; stir into juices. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Slice pork; serve with gravy and mashed potatoes if desired. Yield: 8 servings.
5 ounces cooked pork with 1/4 cup gravy (calculated without potatoes) equals 292 calories, 12 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 85 mg cholesterol, 192 mg sodium, 10 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 34 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 5 lean meat, 1/2 starch, 1/2 fat.
Reviews for Country-Style Pork Loin with Gravy
"I made this tonight for dinner and my famly loved it! The only changes I made were to add a half teaspoon of garlic powder and to increase the amount of chicken stock to three cups. The pork was very tender and the gravy was flavorful. I will definitely be making this again!"
"Made this today fir dinner it it was AWESOME!!! Will most definitely make it again. Only change I would add onions and a bit more spices, but LOVE! LOVE! LOVE IT!!!!????"
"Easy and delicious recipe! I also added garlic to the coating. The pork loin was perfectly fork tender and the gravy was fantastic over the meat and mashed potatoes. I can see this easily becoming my go-to for pork loin!"
"Delicious recipe. I didn't have ground mustard so I used garlic powder instead. The gravy was wonderful! I highly recommend this recipe and will definitely be making it for my family again soon"
"This is very good, it's a keeper. One of my go to recipe. When I don't have chicken broth, water is good. I add 1 tsp kitchen bouquet to the gravy, just before the cornstarch mixture."
"This was really good!"
"Prepared as directed. Absolutely wonderful recipe. So easy and delicious! The gravy is wonderful over noodles or mashed potatoes."
"This is by far my favorite way to make a pork roast and so simple! Didn't change a thing about it! Makes the best gravy too! Delicious!"
Light-Bodied Red Wine
Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied red wine such as Pinot Noir.