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Pork Chops With Smothered Apples

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This is a new "twist" on classic American favorite "Porkchops and Applesauce". Pork is a very underrated meat, and this recipe shows a fun way to serve a famliar meal!
Ingredients
Smothered apples:
  Apple 1⁄2 , sliced into wedges
  Applesauce 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Apple butter/Cinnamon / nutmeg to taste 1 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Dash
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
Porkchops:
  Centre cut pork chops 2
  Dijon mustard 4 Tablespoon
  Margarine 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Paprika To Taste
  Powdered garlic To Taste
  Powdered onion To Taste
  Dried parsley 1 Dash
Directions

MAKING
1) In a pot placed over a medium heat add the apple slices.
2) Add the applesauce, applebutter, butter and a dash of salt to help the apples to break down.
3) Cover with a lid and allow to cook for about 14 to 18 minutes,
stirring occasionally. Add a little water if the mixture appears dry.
4) Pork chops - Season one side of the porkchops with salt, pepper, garlic, onion, paprika and parsely.
5) In a pan over a medium heat, add the margarine and place the pork chops in the pan with the seasoned side down.
6) Immediately repeat the seasoning on the other side.
7) Allow the pork chops to cook for 6 minutes, the flip them over and cook for another 5 to 6 minutes.

FINALIZING
8) Just before taking out the pork chops from the pan, spread about 1 tablespoon of dijon mustard on each side.

SERVING
9) Serve the pork chops immediately with the smothered apples.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Feel: 
Meaty
Method: 
Searing
Ingredient: 
Pork
Restriction: 
High Protein
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
25 Minutes
Servings: 
2
This pork chops with smothered apples is by far the easiest and the most flavorful pork dishes I have ever tasted and the combination of flavors are so perfect that I love to have it over and over again. Try it and your diners will love you for this awesome dish.

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