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Stuffed Pork Chops With Country-Style Mashed Potatoes and Winter Fruit Compote

Total Time - 50 minutes / Makes 4 Servings

Cooking Sequence

  • Prepare pork chops and begin to bake: 20 minutes
  • Prepare fruit compote through step 4: 15 minutes
  • Prepare mashed potatoes; complete fruit compote; remove pork chops from oven; serve: 15 minutes

  • Stuffed Pork Chops With Country-Style Mashed Potatoes and Winter Fruit Compote

    Stuffed Pork Chops

    1 teaspoon fresh mint
    1 egg
    3/4 cup water
    1/4 cup raisins
    2 cups stuffing mix
    salt and pepper, to taste
    1 1/2 pounds boneless pork chops (4 chops)
    one 12-ounce jar homestyle pork gravy

    1. Preheat oven to 450°F.
    2. Wash mint and separate leaves from stems; discard stems. Finely chop enough mint leaves for 1 teaspoon and place in a small mixing bowl.
    3. Add egg and water to mint; whisk together.
    4. Add raisins and stuffing mix to egg; mix well.
    5. Butterfly pork chops for stuffing. (To butterfly, lay pork chops flat. Slice horizontally through center of pork chops to form a pocket, leaving 1/2 inch uncut to hold top and bottom slices together.) Salt and pepper pork chops, to taste.
    6. Place pork chops in baking dish with butterfly open. Stuff each pork chop with stuffing mixture. Fold top half of pork chop over stuffing to close. Add remaining stuffing to center of dish. Wash hands.
    7.Pour gravy over pork chops, place in oven and bake 20-30 minutes, or until internal stuffing temperature is 165°F.
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    Country-Style Mashed Potatoes

    one 20-ounce package country-style mashed potatoes
    1/4 cup reduced fat milk
    1 tablespoon butter

    1. Place potatoes in microwave-safe cooking dish. Microwave on high for 2 minutes.
    2. Add milk and stir. Add butter and stir.
    3. Heat potatoes in microwave on high for additional 2 minutes. Serve.
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    Winter Fruit Compote

    one 26-ounce jar mixed fruit, drained, reserving 1/2 cup juice
    2 cinnamon sticks
    1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
    1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
    one 7-ounce package dried mixed fruit
    1/2 cup orange marmalade
    1/4 cup sherry
    2 tablespoons brown sugar

    1. Preheat saucepan on high for 2-3 minutes.
    2. Drain mixed fruit, reserving 1/2 cup of juice; discard remainder of juice. Set fruit aside for step 5.
    3. Add reserved juice, cinnamon sticks, vanilla and nutmeg to saucepan; bring to boil. Reduce heat to medium and simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
    4. Add dried fruit, marmalade, sherry and brown sugar. Cover and continue to simmer for 5 minutes.
    5. Remove from heat; set aside (covered) for 5 minutes.
    6. Add drained mixed fruit to warm fruit mixture. Remove and discard cinnamon sticks and serve. (Makes 6 servings.)
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    Nutritional Information

    Calories (kcal) 912; Total Fat (g) 18.4; Saturated Fat (g) 6.9; Cholesterol (mg) 138; Carbohydrate (g) 139; Dietary Fiber (g) 9.7; Protein (g) 45.3; Sodium (mg) 1674; Potassium (mg) 732; Calcium (mg) 204; Iron (mg) 7.2

    Daily Values: Vitamin A 24%; Vitamin C 96%; Calcium 20%; Iron 40%
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    Add to your grocery list 1 tbsp butter
    Add to your grocery list 1 (20-oz) package country-style mashed potatoes
    Add to your grocery list 1 egg
    Add to your grocery list 1/4 cup reduced-fat milk

    Dry Grocery
    Add to your grocery list 2 tbsp brown sugar
    Add to your grocery list 2 cinnamon sticks
    Add to your grocery list 1 (7-oz) package dried mixed fruit
    Add to your grocery list 1 (12-oz) jar homestyle pork gravy
    Add to your grocery list 1/2 tsp nutmeg
    Add to your grocery list 1/2 cup orange marmalade
    Add to your grocery list 1/4 cup raisins
    Add to your grocery list 1/4 cup sherry
    Add to your grocery list 2 cups stuffing mix
    Add to your grocery list 1/2 tsp vanilla extract

    Add to your grocery list 1 1/2 lb (4 chops) boneless pork chops

    Add to your grocery list 1 tsp fresh mint
    Add to your grocery list 1 (26-oz) jar mixed fruit

    Suggested Items
    Add to your grocery list dinner rolls
    Add to your grocery list green beans
    Add to your grocery list pumpkin or apple pie

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    Utensils & Cookware

    • 13x9-inch baking dish
    • knife and cutting board
    • measuring utensils
    • small mixing bowl
    • microwave-safe cooking dish
    • cooking spoons
    • 2-quart saucepan
    • colander
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    Aprons Advice

    Turn up the holiday flavor! Stir two ounces of cognac into fruit juice of the warm fruit compote.
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