Save on Pinterest

Pork ‘n’ Potato Skillet

This was one of the specials I offered in my small cafe years ago. Diners were always surprised to hear that boxed potatoes were the basis for this down-home dish.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 10 min. Cook: 30 min.
  • Makes
    4-6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 to 2 pounds boneless pork, cut into 3/4-inch cubes
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 package (4.9 ounces) scalloped potatoes
  • 2 cups hot water
  • 1 medium green pepper, cut into rings
  • 1 medium tomato, cut into wedges

Directions

  • In a skillet over medium heat, brown pork in oil; add celery. Cook until celery is tender; drain. Combine milk and mayonnaise until smooth; add to the skillet. Stir in potatoes, contents of sauce packet and water; mix well. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until potatoes, contents of sauce packet and water; mix well. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until potatoes are tender, stirring occasionally. Arrange green pepper and tomato on top. Cover and simmer for 10-15 minutes or until peppers are tender.

Recommended Video

Reviews

Click stars to rate
Average Rating:
  • gunslinger
    Sep 24, 2017

    Found this recipe when I was searching for a recipe that used boxed scalloped potatoes. It was very tasty and the sauce was really creamy and delicious! The pork was very tender. A very easy, semi homemade main dish!

  • stormy420
    Oct 9, 2013

    I made this last night for the family. When asked by my teenagers. what is that? I said I'm trying something new. I hope it's good. I made biscuits on the side. when it was all said and done. we sat down to eat dinner. They LOVE IT!! It was a BIG hit in my house.