No-Fuss Pork Chops Recipe
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No-Fuss Pork Chops Recipe

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These tender, mouthwatering chops taste a bit like sweet-and-sour pork but require little attention or time. I prepare them year-round whenever I'm on a tight schedule but still would like something scrumptious.—Sally Jones, Lancaster, New Hampshire
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES:4 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 boneless pork loin chops (3/4 inch thick)
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 medium onions, chopped
  • 1/2 cup pineapple juice
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Hot cooked noodles, optional

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 172 calories, 8 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 14 mg cholesterol, 308 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 7 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a skillet, cook pork chops in oil until browned on both sides, about 8 minutes. Add the onions; cook until tender. Combine pineapple juice, brown sugar, vinegar and salt; pour over pork chops. Cover and simmer until meat is tender, about 15 minutes. Serve over noodles if desired. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as No-Fuss Pork Chops in Taste of Home June/July 1999, p27

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 172 calories, 8 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 14 mg cholesterol, 308 mg sodium, 18 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 7 g protein.

Light-Bodied Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a light-bodied red wine such as Pinot Noir.

Reviews for No-Fuss Pork Chops

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Reviewed Sep. 22, 2014

"Very yummy. I doubled the recipe for the sauce and thickened it with cornstarch and served it as a gravy. The pork chops were tender and had a nice flavor."

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Reviewed Jan. 15, 2014

"This is wonderful.I make a little more sauce because we like it,I serve it over noodles."

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Reviewed Aug. 5, 2013

"5 stars.. (the "star" rate isn't working). Added some green pepper, used only a couple of thin slices of onion (recipes call for way too much for us) and had mashed potatoes on the side. We both loved it! Added to my recipe box and will definitely make it again."

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Reviewed Jun. 4, 2013

"My husband isn't usually a pork chop fan, but he loved this recipe. All of my kids really liked it too. I used white rice since I was out of egg noodles, but it worked."

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Reviewed Apr. 14, 2013

"was a little skeptical trying this recipe since i've never really cared for pineapple. but these turned out to be the best porkchops i've ever had!! making it again today:) very simple but full of flavor. tasted great over white rice. wasn't dry at all, but i might make extra sauce anyhow since it's so tasty!!"

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