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San Francisco Chops

In Dayton, New Jersey, Tara Bonesteel finds it easy to please friends and family with these fast-to-fix chops. "Simmered in a tangy sauce all day, they're so moist and delicious by dinnertime they practically melt in your mouth," she notes.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 20 min. Cook: 7-1/2 hours
  • Makes
    4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 bone-in pork loin chops (8 ounces each)
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1/4 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup red wine or chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1 tablespoon cold water
  • Hot cooked rice

Directions

  • In a large skillet, brown pork chops on both sides in oil; transfer to a 3-qt. slow cooker. Add garlic to drippings; cook and stir for 1 minute. Add the soy sauce, wine, brown sugar and pepper flakes; cook and stir until sugar is dissolved. Pour over chops.
  • Cover and cook on low for 7-8 hours or until meat is tender. Remove chops. Combine cornstarch and cold water until smooth; gradually stir into slow cooker. Return chops to slow cooker. Cover and cook on high for 30 minutes or until slightly thickened. Serve with rice.

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  • Magpie1955
    Apr 12, 2014

    I have made this recipe for years. It's delicious. We like it with egg noodles. It's good with chicken too. I always double the sauce so everyone gets enough on their rice or noodles

  • lydiawoz
    Jan 16, 2012

    I make this recipe with boneless pork chops and it turns out great. My slow cooker cooks them in about 5 hours on low. I like that it uses ingredients that I always have on hand. The sauce is delicious and the chops are fork tender!

  • bjsilve0
    Oct 28, 2011

    Too much soy sauce for our taste.

  • denyse1210
    Oct 9, 2011

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  • angelasandoval
    Mar 19, 2011

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  • mfcrosslin
    Aug 25, 2010

    This is a favorite for our family and friends!

  • smalltowngirl_VA
    Jun 6, 2009

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    Feb 13, 2008

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    Jan 6, 2008

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    Oct 20, 2007

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