Apple-Pecan Pork Chops 2DSCN2122Apple slices and chopped pecans add just the right touch to these tender pork loin chops!

4 boneless pork loin chops (3/4 to 1 inch thick)
Ground black pepper
2 tablespoons butter
1 medium red apple, cored and thinly sliced
1/4 cup chopped pecans
2 tablespoons packed brown sugar

1. Sprinkle chops with salt and pepper. Set aside. In a large skillet, melt butter over medium heat until it sizzles. Add apples; cook and stir for 2 minutes. Push apples to side of skillet. Add pork chops; cook for 4 minutes. Turn chops over, moving apples aside as needed. Spoon apples over chops. Sprinkle with pecans and brown sugar.

2. Cover and cook for 4 to 8 minutes more or until an instant-read thermometer inserted in centers of chops registers 160 degrees F. Spoon apples and cooking juices over chops. Makes 4 servings.

For a delicious side try my Parmesan Potatoes or my Easy Cheddar Potatoes!


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