Pork Scallopini with Mushrooms

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


4 servings

Updated: Sep. 30, 2022
This is a great at-home date night recipe. I use reduced-sodium chicken broth because I add salt to season the meat and mushrooms. —Lana Dramstad, Havre, Montana
Pork Scallopini with Mushrooms Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 pork tenderloin (1 pound), cut into 8 slices
  • 1 teaspoon salt, divided
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper, divided
  • 4 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 1/2 pound sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 2 celery ribs, sliced
  • 1 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1/3 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 3 tablespoons minced fresh parsley, divided
  • Hot cooked egg noodles


  1. Pound pork slices with a meat mallet to 1/2-in. thickness; sprinkle with 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper. In a large skillet, heat 1 tablespoon butter over medium-high heat. Add pork in batches; cook 2-3 minutes on each side or until pork is golden brown, using 1 tablespoon butter as needed. Remove; keep warm.
  2. In same pan, heat remaining butter over medium heat. Add mushrooms, celery, and remaining salt and pepper; cook and stir 6-8 minutes or until tender. Add broth, stirring to loosen browned bits from pan. Bring to a boil; cook 5-6 minutes or until liquid is reduced to 2/3 cup.
  3. Return pork to pan. Stir in cream and 2 tablespoons parsley; heat through. Serve with noodles; sprinkle with remaining parsley.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 323 calories, 23g fat (13g saturated fat), 117mg cholesterol, 895mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 26g protein.