Wondering what to cook with those pork chops? Look no further!
We’ve compiled a list of thirty five easy Pork Chop Recipes for you, from GypsyPlate and around the internet. From baked pork chops and skillet meals, to crock pot dishes, sheet pan dinners and more, this list covers great Pork Chop Recipes…
Whether you’re looking for a quick weeknight dinner, or something special to feed to guests, we’ve great Pork Chop Ideas for you..
Cook your way through these great Pork Chop dishes, and never wonder how to cook pork chops again!
1. The BEST Crock Pot (or Instant Pot) Pork Chops
If you haven’t made pork chops before, why not start with the best and easiest way? This recipe is the best way to make pork chops in a crock pot or instant pot. They are super tender and juicy, and they’re sure to impress even pork chop connoisseurs.
2. Jägerschnitzel (Hunter’s cutlet with mushroom gravy)
Despite having an intimidatingly hard to pronounce name, this jägerschnitzel is totally worth making! They’re crispy fried pork cutlets that are covered in a tasty and creamy mushroom gravy that you can easily cook yourself.
3. Skillet Pork Chops
These easy Cast Iron Skillet Pork Chops are marinated in a beautiful herb marinade, then seared to juicy and tender perfection.
They’re an easy weeknight dinner that can also impress guests, plus they go with a huge variety of different sides.
4. Tonkatsu (Japanese Pork Cutlet)
If you need something that’s quick, you should make this tonkatsu, which is a Japanese pork cutlet. It can be made in twenty minutes or less. Best of all, it uses ingredients that are simple and tasty, but they’re also common household ingredients that are budget friendly.
5. Katsudon (Pork Cutlet Rice Bowl)
Katsudon is a popular Japanese rice bowl featuring a fried pork cutlet that gets simmered with eggs and onions in a savory sauce.
It’s one of the most common variations of their “donburi”, or rice bowls.
6. Fried Pork Chops
Frying pork chops is a classic way of making them for a reason – they taste great! These fried pork chops are covered in seasoned flour, and then deep fried until they’re perfectly crispy, and a beautiful golden brown color.
7. Smothered Pork Chops Recipe
This smothered pork chops recipe creates a dish that’s juicy and rich. The pork chops are pan-seared and cooked in an outstanding onion gravy. These pork chops are easy to make, which means they’re perfect for a busy weekday.
8. BBQ Baked Pork Chops
A barbecue or a cookout are great places to have pork chops, and these BBQ baked pork chops have all the taste and feeling of a classic BBQ party. The sauce is super flavorful, and helps char the pork chop’s edges perfectly.
9. Pork Chops with an Apple Bacon Sauce
Pork chops and apple flavors go together so well, and these pork chops with an apple bacon sauce certainly help aid that argument. The sauce is the perfect mixture of sweet and salty, and the contrast of the savory pork helps make the dish sweet, salty, and savory all at once!
10. Pork Chops in an Irish Whiskey Cream Sauce
Another recipe with a uniquely delicious sauce are these pork chops that use an incredible Irish whiskey cream sauce. The recipe makes a dinner for two, so it’s perfect for a date night, or a dinner by yourself if you’re looking to have leftovers.
11. Skillet Balsamic Pork Chops with Tomatoes and Gremolata
Are you skilled with a skillet? Then try making these skillet balsamic pork chops with tomatoes and gremolata. Like the previous dish, it makes dinner for two, but you can easily use a larger skillet and double the recipe if you’re cooking for a family of four.
12. Slow Cooker Hawaiian Pork Chops
If you’re familiar with our site, you probably know we love using a slow cooker, so we have to include these slow cooker Hawaiian pork chops! They’re sure to make your mouth water, and you’ll love the sweet and tangy Hawaiian sauce.
13. Pork Schnitzel
You might not have ever had pork schnitzel, but this classic German dish might end up being a new household favorite. It’s a super easy recipe that’s perfect for a busy weekday night. The pork chops are breaded and pan fried, with a juicy center and crispy crust.
14. Baked Apple Pork Chops and Green Beans
Another easy dish to make is this baked apple pork chops and green beans recipe. It’s made using a sheet pan, and you can easily make it ahead of time, and just pop it in the oven right before you are all ready to serve it.
15. Pork Chops With Creamy Mushroom Sauce
If you haven’t realized it yet, different sauces can make pork chops taste unique and delicious. These pork chops use a creamy mushroom sauce that’s filled with garlic and herbs.
16. Instant Pot Pork Chops
If you love having pork chops that are super juicy and flavorful, you’ll love these instant pot pork chops. You can cook them with the bone on, or boneless – it’s up to you! They pair perfectly with a side of mashed potatoes or egg noodles.
17. Creamed Spinach Stuffed Pork Chops
True to the recipe’s name, these pork chops are stuffed with creamed spinach. The recipe brings a different way to cook boneless pork chops and it uses delicious ingredients like sun dried tomatoes. It’s sure to impress the whole family.
18. Apple Bacon Stuffed Pork Chops
These apple bacon stuffed pork chops use a blue cheese, apple, and bacon stuffing. They’re thickly cut, juicy, and perfectly cooked. The pork chops and apple make a great savory and sweet pairing, and they’re sure to make your mouth water.
19. Caprese Pork Chops Recipe
These caprese pork chops are amazingly juicy, and they’re marinated in a garlic-balsamic glaze, and covered with fresh sweet tomatoes, marvelous melted mozzarella cheese, and fantastically fresh basil. You’re definitely gonna love them!
20. Orange-Sage Pork Chops
Another recipe that’s easy to make and perfect for a busy weeknight is this recipe for orange-sage pork chops. They’re packed with flavors that are bright and fresh. They’re seared in a hot skillet and covered in a tasty butter spread.
21. Honey Mustard Pork Chops Skillet
This yummy honey mustard pork chop skillet recipe is a perfect choice if you’re looking for something that’s sweet and tangy. The pork chops and potatoes are cooked in a skillet, and then covered with an outrageously tasty glaze.
22. Grilled Pork Chops
Sometimes, you just crave a traditional pork chop recipe. If that describes you, then you should make these grilled pork chops. They’re wonderful because they’re inexpensive, juicy, thick, and packed with fantastic flavor and protein.
23. One Pan Maple Glazed Pork Chops
Pork chops are usually pretty easy to make meals, and these one pan maple glazed pork chops are no different. They use a marvelous homemade sauce that’s sweet, slightly sour, and garlicky. They can also be made in under twenty minutes!
24. Korean Style Pork Chops
Classic pork chops – made Korean style! These pork chops are magnificently marinated, and they will melt right in your mouth. The marinade is made with soy sauce, garlic, ginger, and honey – and it’s absolutely amazing!
25. Sheet Pan Shake and Bake Pork Chops
Another spectacular sheet pan recipe is this sheet pan shake and bake pork chops. It’s a traditional pork chop recipe that’s made more interesting and unique by using pantry ingredients. Your family will love it!
26. Skillet Blue Cheese Pork Chops with Apples and Pears
This skillet blue cheese pork chops with apples and pears recipe is amazingly tasty! Best of all, the recipe is very easy to make, and you can have it on the table in under twenty minutes.
27. French Onion Smothered Pork Chops
These pork chops combine the awesomeness of French onion soup with smothered pork chops to create a unique and tasty pork chop recipe. The pork chops are pan seared, and served with a French onion flavored gravy.
28. Jerk Sauce Grilled Pork Chops
Looking to spice things up? If so, try making these jerk sauce grilled pork chops! Not only are they spicy, but they’re a great change of pace from making traditional pork chop recipes. If you don’t want them to be too spicy, then you can turn down the heat – they’re super customizable!
29. Garlic Butter Pork Bites with Lemon Green Beans
If you’re looking for something to whip up in thirty minutes for a busy weeknight diner, try these garlic butter pork bites with lemon green beans. The garlic butter pork bites are pan seared to perfection with crispy edges, and paired with green beans.
30. Crock Pot Smothered Pork Chops
It’s time to get out the crock pot, because these crock pot smothered pork chops are juicy, delicious, and pan seared. They’re cooked in a wonderfully rich onion gravy, that’s sure to impress you and anyone else who tries them!
31. Easy Creamy Pork Marsala
This easy creamy pork marsala has a fitting name, because it is indeed easy and creamy! The pork will melt right in your mouth, and it’s coated in a creamy mushroom marsala sauce that will impress everyone, even the picky eaters.
32. Instant Pot Pork Chops Recipe with Creamy Ranch Sauce
If you love using an instant pot, then these instant pot pork chops are for you! They’re super creamy, and they’re covered in a creamy ranch sauce that you will fall in love with. What are you waiting for? Go ahead and get out your instant pot!
33. Easy Honey Garlic Pork Chops
In case you haven’t figured it out by now, we love an easy to make recipe, so it’s only fitting that we include these easy honey garlic pork chops. They’re unbelievably quick to make, and they don’t have to marinate, so you won’t be waiting for long!
34. Brown Sugar Pork Chops
Sugar makes everything better. The pork is seared until it’s golden, and then after it’s baked, it gets bathed in a garlic, herb, butter, and brown sugar sauce. Yum!
35. Easy Cajun Pork Chops with Lemon Garlic Zucchini
Last but not least, we have another easy recipe – this easy Cajun pork chops with lemon garlic recipe! The zucchini pairs wonderfully with the pork, and helps make the whole dish burst with flavor. The meal can also be made in less than twenty minutes!
There you have it, thirty five delicious and easy pork chop recipes! Pin or bookmark this collection of great dishes so you always know where to find it.
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- 3.5 lbs Pork chops
- 2 Tbsp honey
- 2 Tbsp soy sauce
- 1 lime juice
- 1/4 cup orange juice
- 1/4 cup tomato ketchup
- 1 tsp paprika
- 5-6 whole cloves
- 1/2 tsp kitchen bouquet (optional)
- Sea salt to taste
- Make a sauce by combining all the ingredients, except pork chops.
- Lightly oil the bottom of the crock pot. Place pork chops in crock pot and drizzle the sauce over the chops.
- Cover and cook for 5-6 hours on low or 2-3 hours on high heat.
- Let me know which recipes you try, I love hearing from you!
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