Pork Chops with Sweet Potatoes and Apples Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time30 Min
Ready In40 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyCuisine
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Butter1 Teaspoon
 Pork chops2 Large, trimmed
 Water1 Tablespoon
 Butter1 Tablespoon
 Salt1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Brown sugar1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Cooking apple1 Large
 Sweet potatoes2 , cooked, peeled and sliced / canned

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1078 Calories from Fat 331

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 37 g57.2%

Saturated Fat 17.2 g85.8%

Trans Fat 0.2 g

Cholesterol 199.4 mg

Sodium 536.1 mg22.3%

Total Carbohydrates 138 g46%

Dietary Fiber 13.8 g55.2%

Sugars 83.3 g

Protein 52 g104.6%

Vitamin A 863.5% Vitamin C 27.3%

Calcium 15% Iron 19.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Heat 1 teaspoon butter, or chop trimmings, in medium skillet.
Brown chops over medium heat.
Cover with lid ajar, cook on low 15 minutes.
In a small saucepan, combine water, 1 tablespoon butter, salt and brown sugar.
Stir over medium heat until boiling; set aside.
Peel, core and thickly slice apple.
Pour out excess fat from skillet; turn chops; cover with sweet potato and apple slices; dribble sauce evenly over all.
Cover; cook over medium-low heat about 15 minutes longer, until apples are tender.
To cook sweet potatoes, place unpeeled potatoes in saucepan containing one inch water; bring to boiling; cover; steam over medium-low heat until fork tender, about 30 minutes.
Refrigerate until needed.
Peel and slice just before using.