Butterfly Pork Chops with Apples and Onions

Butterfly Pork Chops with Apples and Onions
  • 4 servings
  • 0:20 Preparation
  • 0:12 Cooking
  • 0:32 Total Time


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  • 4

    pork chops, 3/4 in. (2 cm) thick

  • 1/4 cup
    (60 mL)


  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)


  • 1 Tbsp.
    (15 mL)

    canola oil

  • 2

    onions, minced

  • 2

    red apples, cored and sliced 1/4 in. (1 cm) thick

  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)

    Maple syrup

  • 1 tsp.
    (5 mL)

    dried savory

  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)

    cider vinegar

  • 1 Tbsp.
    (15 mL)

    Dijon mustard

  • Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste

  • 3/4 cup
    (190 mL)

    apple juice


Preheat oven to 325°F (160°C).

Dredge pork chops with flour, shaking off excess.

Heat oil and 1 Tbsp. (15 mL) butter in a large skillet on medium-high heat and brown chops both sides.

Transfer to a baking dish.

In the same skillet, melt remaining butter and cook onions and apples.

Stir in maple syrup and savory with a wood spoon and heat through.

Stir in cider vinegar, scraping browned bits off the bottom of the skillet.

Stir in mustard and season to taste.

Pour apple mixture over chops and add apple juice.

Cover with foil and bake 5 - 6 minutes.

Source: Metro

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Fruity and light
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