Although I've collected countless cookbooks, I enjoy creating my own recipes even more. I came up with this recipe as an easy way to put dinner on the table after a long day's work.
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- 1 pound fully cooked smoked Polish sausage, cut into 1-inch pieces
- 6 pork chops (3/4 inch thick)
- 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
- 1/2 cup chopped onion
- 1/4 cup chopped green pepper
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 teaspoon curry powder
- 1 can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
- 1/4 cup water
- 2 cans (14 ounces each) sauerkraut, rinsed and well drained
- 1 teaspoon sugar
- In a large skillet, brown sausage and pork chops in oil; drain. Add the next five ingredients; cook until vegetables are tender. Stir in tomato sauce and water; cover and simmer for 40 minutes.
- Remove pork chops to a serving platter; keep warm. Add sauerkraut and sugar to skillet; mix well. Heat through. Serve with pork chops. Yield: 6 servings.
Originally published as Old-Fashioned Kraut Dinner in Country Pork 1996, p57