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Marmalade Pork Tenderloin Recipe

Marmalade Pork Tenderloin Recipe

This delectable pork entree shared by P. Buchanan of Fairfax, Virginia is so easy to prepare. A swift ginger-marmalade sauce lends a touch of sweetness to each tender slice.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 5 min. Bake: 25 min. + standing YIELD:6 servings

Ingredients

  • 2 pork tenderloins (about 1 pound each)
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt, divided
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 3/4 cup orange marmalade
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground ginger

Directions

  • 1. Sprinkle the pork with 1/2 teaspoon salt and pepper. Place on a rack in a shallow roasting pan.
  • 2. Bake, uncovered, at 425° for 15 minutes. Combine marmalade, water, ginger and remaining salt; spoon over pork. Bake 10-15 minutes longer or until a meat thermometer reads 160°. Let stand for 10 minutes before slicing. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (5 ounces) equals 188 calories, 3 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 42 mg cholesterol, 347 mg sodium, 27 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 15 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Light-Bodied White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied white wine such as Sauvignon Blanc or Pinot Grigio.