What ius a good way to cook pork chops so they are tender?

I don't want to fry them.

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  • 9 years ago
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    Salt and pepper them, then brown them in a skillet with some oil. Remove the meat, then quickly saute some chopped garlic. Remove the garlic, then soften some chopped onions. Put everything back in the skillet and add about a cup and a half of of chicken broth or some other liquid like apple juice, orange juice or a mixture of one of the juices and chicken broth. Cover and let simmer on low for about an hour until the pork chops are fork tender.

    You could also stick the pork chops covered in a 350 degree oven for an hour instead of cooking on the stove top.

  • 9 years ago

    Chicken and rice Casserole

    1 pound boneless chicken breasts (or pork chops)

    1 can beef or chicken gravy

    1 can beef or chick stock/broth

    1 large onion sliced

    1 bell pepper sliced (optional)

    1 tomato sliced (optional)

    1 can sliced mushrooms

    2 cups water

    1 cup uncooked rice

    1 large baking dish sprayed with Pam

    Salt & pepper

    Preheat oven to 375

    Season meat and lightly brown in a pan

    Take prepared pan and spread out the uncooked rice

    When meat is brown place on top of rice

    Pour over gravy and broth

    Add onions, bell pepper and tomato slices over each piece of meat

    and then pour over the water

    Cover with foil and bake for 35 minutes. Remove

    foil and bake another 5-10 minutes or until most of the

    liquid is absorbed or cook less if you want juicer rice.

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    place like 3-4 tblsp of olive oil in a skillet or non-stick pan. take your pork chops and sear on both sides then add salt and pepper or what ever seasonings and then cover and let simmer on med for about 25 min. check to see the rareness and then enjoy. it still has the seared look and the tenderness to the pork chop.

  • 9 years ago

    I've baked the thick kind in the oven. I marinated them in Italian dressing all day, dipped them in egg and then bread crumbs, put a little butter on them and baked them in the oven at 350 for 30 minutes--then turned them over and baked them for another 30 minutes on the other side. They had a good flavor and weren't tough.

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  • 9 years ago

    Try browsing through this pork chop recipe collection:

    http://www.porkrecipesvideos.com/Pork-Chops/

    These are video recipes so that you see exactly how each dish is made. Good luck!

  • 9 years ago

    It's a good idea to marinade them first. You can make a simple marinade with

    about 1/4 c. of olive oil

    2T. of vinegar

    & 1t. lemon juice.

    Add pepper, salt & garlic (or whatever else sounds good) to taste & let it sit in the fridge for at least an hour.

    Then you can grill, broil or bake them.

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