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Gingered Chops with Cherry-Orange Sauce
Source: National Pork Board

Grilled chops with springtime seasonings topped with a cherry-orange sauce.

Rating:
Prep Time: 8 hours
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 4 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 267.4
Total Carbs 18.1 g
Dietary Fiber 1.7 g
Sugars 10.2 g
Total Fat 7.8 g
Saturated Fat 2.1 g
Unsaturated Fat 1.4 g
Potassium 621.8 mg
Protein 28.3 g
Sodium 443.8 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1/2 Vegetables , 1 Fruits , 3 Meat
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Ingredients Directions
  1. Make marinade by stirring together lemon juice, chicken broth, soy sauce, ginger, mustard, garlic, and cayenne pepper in medium bowl. Place chops in a self-sealing plastic bag; pour marinade over chops; seal bag and refrigerate 8 hours to overnight.
  2. Prepare medium-hot fire in grill; remove chops from marinade and discard marinade. Grill to medium doneness over direct heat about 10-13 minutes, turning once.
  3. Meanwhile, prepare Cherry-Orange Sauce. In medium saucepan, saute onion in vegetable oil until tender, about 2-3 minutes; stir in curry powder to blend. Whisk cornstarch with a couple tablespoons of orange juice, set aside.
  4. Stir remaining orange juice and chicken stock into saucepan; stir in cornstarch mixture and cook and stir over medium heat until blended and thickened slightly; stir in dried cherries and simmer for 2-3 minutes. Set aside and keep warm.
  5. To serve, ladle sauce onto plates and top with chops; garnish chops with additional dried cherries if desired.

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