Try out this classic recipe with the great combination of apples and pork! At the grocery store, look for local Ontario products both in the produce area and the meat case! If you aren’t sure, ask a manager. For this dish and other delicious meal ideas using pork and apples visit Ontario Pork’s recipe page.
Pork Chops with Apples & Rosemary
Recipe courtesy of Ontario Apple Growers
Yield: Serves 4
Cooking Time: 15 minutes
Preparation Time: 10 minutes
4 tsp vegetable oil fast fry Ontario pork loin chops, boneless
2 medium onions, halved and sliced
2 cloves of garlic, minced
2 Ontario apples (such as Cortland, Crispin, Golden Delicious, Idared, Northern Spy, Spartan)
1 Tbsp fresh rosemary, chopped
1 Cup Ontario Apple Cider
1 Tbsp cornstarch
3 Tbsp Dijon mustard
Salt & Pepper to taste
- In large skillet over medium-high heat, heat 2 tsp of the oil. Cook pork chops for 1 ½ minutes on each side; remove to plate.
- Add remaining oil to skillet. Add onions and cook 5 minutes or until soft. Add garlic and cook 1 minute. Return chops to pan, add apples and rosemary; season with salt and pepper.
- In small bowl, whisk together apple cider and cornstarch until smooth; whisk in mustard. Pour cider mixture over chops. Bring to boil, stirring occasionally; cook 3 to 5 minutes or until apples are tender and sauce is thickened.