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Baked Stuffed Pork Chops

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  Pork rib chops 6 , cut 1 1/2 inches thick, each with a pocket
For savory stuffing
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (1/2 Stick)
  Finely chopped onion 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped celery 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Soft bread cubes 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Dark raisins 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Chopped parsley 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Dried marjoram leaves 1 Teaspoon
  Apple juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Apple juice 1 Tablespoon (As Needed)
For glazed apple rings
  Red cooking apples 2 Pound (6 Apples)
  Lemon juice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
For glaze
  Butter/Margarine 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (1 Stick)
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Light corn syrup 2 Tablespoon
  Water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

1) Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2) Clean pork chops with damp paper towels.

3) To make Savory Stuffing: In a skillet heat butter and saute onion and celery until tender.
4) Add bread cubes and brown slightly. Remove from heat. Fold in raisins, parsley, 1/2 teaspoon salt, the pepper, marjoram and 1/4 cup apple juice. Toss lightly to mix.
5) Fill the chops with this mixture and take a shallow roasting pan and stand chops on rib bones.
6) Season with 1/2 teaspoon salt. Add apple juice to 1/4-inch depth in roasting pan. Cover chops and pan with foil.
7) Bake chops 45 minutes. Then, remove foil and bake for 45 to 55 minutes, or until chops are tender and brown.
8) To make glazed apple rings- 1. Wash and core apples then cut into slices about 3/4 inch thick.
9) Take a medium bowl and add apple slices with lemon juice.
10) To make Glaze: take a large skillet, add butter, sugar, corn syrup and water. Cook it and cook on medium heat until sugar melts. Stir frequently.
11) Add it to the apple slices. Stir in lemon juice and cook on medium heat for 5-7 minutes until glazed and tender

12) Serve baked stuffed pork chops garnished with Glazed sauce.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
90 Minutes
Ready In: 
110 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1497 Calories from Fat 754

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 85 g130.4%

Saturated Fat 42.2 g211%

Trans Fat 0.6 g

Cholesterol 323.6 mg107.9%

Sodium 592.1 mg24.7%

Total Carbohydrates 118 g39.3%

Dietary Fiber 10.4 g41.7%

Sugars 90.1 g

Protein 73 g146.4%

Vitamin A 53.8% Vitamin C 67.8%

Calcium 19.7% Iron 29.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Baked Stuffed Pork Chops Recipe