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Cinnamon-Rubbed Pork Loin with Roasted Apples and Onions
Source: dLife

Succulent pork roast served with baked apples and onions.

Rating:
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 50 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 6 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 276.8
Total Carbs 21.6 g
Dietary Fiber 4.8 g
Sugars 14.5 g
Total Fat 8.3 g
Saturated Fat 2.5 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.8 g
Potassium 660.3 mg
Protein 29.5 g
Sodium 84.5 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1/2 Fat , 1 Vegetables , 1 Fruits , 3 1/2 Meat
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients


1 each  cooking spray
2 tsp  fresh lemon peel
1 tsp  ground cinnamon
0 1/2 tsp  ground ginger
0.125 tsp  ground allspice
0.125 cup  ground nutmeg
1 tbsp  olive oil
1 1/2 lb  top loin pork roast
1 pinch  salt
1 pinch  black pepper
3 each  medium apples
3 each  medium onions
0 1/4 cup  fresh lemon juice
0 1/4 cup  tap water
0 1/4 cup  apple juice
0 1/4 cup  SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener, granulated
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  2. Coat large roasting pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  3. In small bowl, combine lemon peel, cinnamon, ginger, allspice, and nutmeg.
  4. In another small bowl, combine oil and half of the spice mixture. Season pork with salt and pepper, and rub with the oil mixture. Place in prepared roasting pan.
  5. In large bowl, toss apple and onion wedges with lemon juice and remaining spice mixture. Place in the prepared roasting pan with pork and 1/4 cup water.
  6. Roast, tossing the apple and onions once, 50 minutes, or until a thermometer inserted into the thickest portion registers 155°F and juices run clear. Remove from oven and allow to stand for 10 minutes.
  7. Meanwhile, in medium saucepan, bring apple juice and SPLENDA® Granulated No Calorie Sweetener to boil. Reduce heat and simmer 1-2 minutes. Remove from heat.
  8. In food processor fitted with metal blade, purée 2/3 of apple mixture with pan liquids until smooth. Add to juice mixture. Season to taste with salt and pepper, if desired. Cook on medium-low heat until warm.
  9. Cut pork into thin slices. Garnish with remaining cooked apple and onion wedges. Serve with sauce on side.

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