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Plum-Good Pork Chops Recipe
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Plum-Good Pork Chops Recipe

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Ginger and plum sauce add Asian flavor that makes this dish a standout. A side of crunchy coleslaw is the perfect partner. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:4 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 bone-in pork loin chops (7 ounces each)
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil
  • 3/4 cup plum sauce
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 5 teaspoons reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon minced fresh gingerroot
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 package (12 ounces) broccoli coleslaw mix
  • 1 medium carrot, grated
  • 2 green onions, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seeds, toasted

Nutritional Facts

1 pork chop with 3/4 cup broccoli mixture equals 373 calories, 11 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 86 mg cholesterol, 685 mg sodium, 30 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 33 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 4 lean meat, 1-1/2 starch, 1 vegetable, 1/2 fat.

Directions

  1. In a large skillet, brown chops in oil. Combine the plum sauce, orange juice, soy sauce, garlic, mustard, ginger and pepper; pour over chops. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until tender. Remove pork chops and keep warm. Set aside 1/2 cup sauce mixture.
  2. In the same skillet, cook the coleslaw mix, carrot and onions over medium heat until crisp-tender. Serve with pork chops; drizzle with reserved sauce and sprinkle with sesame seeds. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Plum-Good Pork Chops in Simple & Delicious August/September 2010, p30

Nutritional Facts

1 pork chop with 3/4 cup broccoli mixture equals 373 calories, 11 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 86 mg cholesterol, 685 mg sodium, 30 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 33 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 4 lean meat, 1-1/2 starch, 1 vegetable, 1/2 fat.

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

Reviews for Plum-Good Pork Chops(11)

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Reviewed Dec. 29, 2012

My husband isn't a fan of pork chops but he did like these. I also thought they were very good, not your usual tasting pork chop.

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Aug. 11, 2012

This recipe is very delicious but I will make a couple of changes when I make it again. I will double or maybe even triple the sauce. The sauce is rather skimpy and not enough to go around. It was easy to scorch and I had to keep adding more liquid. I added sweet and sour sauce to the sauce I prepared the broccoli coleslaw in. I think when I make it again I will omit the plum sauce and just use sweet and sour sauce. I also added some garlic powder to the coleslaw and served a side dish of fried rice with some of the sauce drizzled over it. All and all it turned out delicious and my husband loved it too. Yes, I definitely will be making this again.

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Reviewed Apr. 12, 2012

This is one of the best recipes I've made in a long time. Five stars doesn't do it justice. It was wonderful.

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Reviewed Mar. 2, 2012

nice and moist pork chops and the cole slaw mix was a nice side

MY REVIEW
Reviewed Feb. 16, 2012

Excellent and so easy to prepare!

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