Slow-Cooker Chipotle Pork Chops

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Cook: 4 hours


8 servings

Updated: Feb. 01, 2023
I love the tender texture of pork chops made in the slow cooker! The flavor of this sauce is similar to barbecue but with a little extra kick. The crispy onions on top add a delectable crunch. —Elisabeth Larsen, Pleasant Grove, Utah
Slow-Cooker Chipotle Pork Chops Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 8 bone-in pork loin chops (7 ounces each)
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup chopped chipotle peppers in adobo sauce
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) fire-roasted diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 can (6 ounces) french-fried onions
  • 1/4 cup minced fresh cilantro


  1. Place all ingredients except toppings in a 5-qt. slow cooker. Cook, covered, on low until a thermometer inserted in pork reads at least 145°, 4-5 hours. Top with french-fried onions and cilantro just before serving.

Nutrition Facts

1 pork chop: 408 calories, 20g fat (6g saturated fat), 86mg cholesterol, 844mg sodium, 24g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 2g fiber), 32g protein.

Recommended Video