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Roast Pork with Apples & Onions

Ingredients
1 boneless pork loin roast (2 pounds)
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 tablespoon olive oil
3 large Golden Delicious apples, cut into 1-inch wedges
2 large onions, cut into 3/4-inch wedges
5 garlic cloves, peeled
1 tablespoon minced fresh rosemary or 1 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed

Directions
Preheat oven to 350°. Sprinkle roast with salt and pepper. In a large nonstick skillet, heat oil over medium heat; brown roast on all sides. Transfer to a roasting pan coated with cooking spray.

Place apples, onions and garlic around roast; sprinkle with rosemary.

Roast until a thermometer inserted in pork reads 145°, 45-55 minutes, turning apples, onion and garlic once. Remove from oven; tent with foil. Let stand 10 minutes before slicing roast. Serve with apple mixture. Yield: 8 servings.

Recipe found here: Roast Pork with Apples & Onions

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Skillet Pork Chops with Apples & Onion

Ingredients
4 boneless pork loin chops (6 ounces each)
3 medium apples, cut into wedges
1 large onion, cut into thin wedges
1/4 cup water
1/3 cup balsamic vinaigrette
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper

Directions
Place a large nonstick skillet over medium heat; brown pork chops on both sides, about 4 minutes. Remove from pan.

In same skillet, combine apples, onion and water. Place pork chops over apple mixture; drizzle chops with vinaigrette. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Reduce heat; simmer, covered, 3-5 minutes or until a thermometer inserted in chops reads 145°. Yield: 4 servings.

Recipe found here: Skillet Pork Chops with Apples & Onion

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Pork Chop Suey

Ingredients
1 cup thinly sliced onion
1 cup sliced mushrooms
3⁄4 cup bias-sliced celery
1⁄2 cup sliced water chestnuts
1⁄2 cup sliced red bell pepper
3⁄4 cup bean sprouts
2 tablespoons oil
1 cup chicken broth
1 1⁄2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 1⁄2 tablespoons cornstarch
1 cup finely sliced Chinese barbecue pork
salt and pepper
serve over steamed jasmine rice or crunchy chinese noodles

Directions
Stir fry veggies in the oil in a pre heated wok till tender crisp (about 5-10 min).

Add broth cook till heated through.

Combine soy sauce and cornstarch and add to vegetable mixture.

Cook and stir till thick and bubbly.

Serve over rice or crispy noodles and sprinkle with pork.
4 Servings

Recipe found here: Pork Chop Suey

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Pork Tenderloin with Three-Berry Salsa

Ingredients
1-1/4 cups fresh or frozen blackberries (about 6 ounces), thawed and drained
1-1/4 cups fresh or frozen raspberries (about 6 ounces), thawed and drained
1 cup fresh or frozen blueberries (about 6 ounces), thawed
1 medium sweet red pepper, finely chopped
1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced
1/2 medium red onion, finely chopped
1/4 cup lime juice
3 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
1/4 teaspoon salt
PORK:
2 pork tenderloins (3/4 pound each), cut into 3/4-inch slices
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
1/2 cup white wine or chicken broth
2 shallots, thinly sliced
1/2 cup chicken stock

Directions
Place the first five ingredients in a bowl; toss lightly to combine. Reserve 1 cup berry mixture for sauce. For salsa, gently stir onion, lime juice, cilantro and salt into remaining mixture; let stand 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, sprinkle pork with salt and pepper. In a large skillet, heat 1 tablespoon oil over medium-high heat. Add half of the pork and cook 2-4 minutes on each side or until a thermometer reads 145°. Remove from pan. Repeat with remaining pork and oil.

In same pan, add wine, shallots and reserved berry mixture, stirring to loosen browned bits from pan. Bring to a boil; cook 4-6 minutes or until liquid is reduced to 1 tablespoon. Stir in stock; cook 5 minutes longer or until shallots are tender, stirring occasionally. Return pork to pan; heat through. Serve with salsa. Yield: 6 servings.

Recipe found here: Pork Tenderloin with Three-Berry Salsa

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Frozen Berry & Yogurt Swirls

Ingredients
10 plastic or paper cups (3 ounces each)
2-3/4 cups fat-free honey Greek yogurt
1 cup mixed fresh berries
1/4 cup water
2 tablespoons sugar
10 wooden pop sticks

Directions
Fill each cup with about 1/4 cup yogurt. Place berries, water and sugar in a food processor; pulse until berries are finely chopped. Spoon 1-1/2 tablespoons berry mixture into each cup. Stir gently with a pop stick to swirl.

Top cups with foil; insert pop sticks through foil. Freeze until firm. Yield: 10 pops.

Recipe found here: Frozen Berry & Yogurt Swirls

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Cuban-Style Pork Chops

Ingredients
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
1 tablespoon lime juice
1 teaspoon adobo seasoning
4 boneless pork loin chops (4 ounces each)
4 slices deli ham (about 3 ounces)
4 slices Swiss cheese
2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro
Optional ingredients: mayonnaise, additional Dijon mustard and thinly sliced dill pickles

Directions
Mix mustard, lime juice and adobo seasoning. Lightly pound pork chops with a meat mallet to 1/2-in. thickness; spread both sides with mustard mixture. Refrigerate, covered, 3-4 hours.

Grill pork, covered, over medium heat 3 minutes. Turn pork and top with ham; grill 2 minutes longer. Top with cheese and cilantro; grill, covered, 30-60 seconds longer or until cheese is melted and a thermometer inserted in chops reads 145°. Let stand 5 minutes before serving. If desired, serve with mayonnaise, mustard and pickles. Yield: 4 servings.

Recipe found here: Cuban-Style Pork Chops

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Slow Cooked BBQ Pork Ribs

Ingredients
4 pounds boneless country-style pork ribs
2 cups ketchup
1/4 cup packed brown sugar
1/4 cup maple syrup
1/4 cup prepared mustard
1/4 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 teaspoons dried minced garlic
1/8 teaspoon pepper

Directions
Place ribs in a 5- or 6-qt. slow cooker. Combine the remaining ingredients; pour over top. Cover and cook on low for 7-9 hours or until meat is tender.

Remove ribs and keep warm. Skim fat from sauce; serve with ribs. Yield: 8 servings.

Switch-and-Go Ribs: Place ribs in slow cooker. Substitute 3/4 cup each orange marmalade and teriyaki sauce and 2-1/2 teaspoons minced garlic for remaining ingredients. Prepare as directed.

Maple Pork Ribs: Layer ribs in slow cooker with 1 sliced large onion. Substitute 3/4 cup maple syrup and 1/2 cup Dijon mustard for remaining ingredients. Prepare as directed.

Sweet and Savory Ribs: Layer ribs in slow cooker with 1 chopped large onion. Substitute one 18-ounce bottle honey barbecue sauce, 1/3 cup maple syrup, 1/4 cup spicy brown mustard and 1/4 teaspoon pepper for remaining ingredients. Prepare as directed.

Recipe found here: Slow Cooked BBQ Pork Ribs

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