20 Pork Chop Recipes Covered in Everything from Peach to Bourbon

The pork chop is a family weeknight classic, whether it’s loved or hated. A staple of American cuisine, the pork chop is as versatile as it is tasty, though sometimes it doesn’t receive fair recognition. When was the last time you saw a one-pan meal that used pork chops as opposed to chicken breasts? It’s time to switch up your weekday dinner rotation with these pork chop recipes the whole family will love.

Your weeknights will never be the same with these 20 pork chop recipes. Get bookmarking.

1. Smothered Pork Chops

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Dishing With Dish

Can anything covered in gravy ever be anything other than right? This makes the perfect protein for an easy dinner.

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2. Grilled Lemon Pepper

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Cooking With Caveman

The line between barbecued and grilled gets a little blurred sometimes, but we’ll let it pass on this one.

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3. Apple Sage Stuffed Pork Chop

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Kings Food Markets

Apple, sage and pork cannot be denied. This is the perfect recipe for a romantic dinner for two.

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4. Pan-Fried Pork Chops

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Cooks Country

This is a Southern classic. Though you might want to watch out on the sodium, you really can’t!

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5. Italian Pork Chops

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A Cultivated Nest

I wasn’t aware that the Italians engaged in pork chops, but since they do, this recipe has more than earned its place on this list.

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6. Creamy Mushroom Pork Chops

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Lifes Ambrosia

A flavorful mushroom sauce tops your perfectly cooked pork chop and would pair nicely with mashed potatoes, as well.

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7. Pork Chop and Gravy Biscuit Sandwich

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My Recipes

This tender pork chop with grits and gravy gets a delicious brunch twist, although no one said you couldn’t have breakfast for dinner.

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8. Marinated Pork Chops with Mango Pineapple Salsa

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The Noshery

The homemade, fresh mango pineapple salsa brings this dish together. Add a little chili rub to the pork chop to really bring balance to the dish.

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9. Dijon Crusted Pork Chops

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Fine Cooking

Dijon mustard adds a lot of personality to this dish, and provides a tangy twist to the pork chop.

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10. Tuscan Pork Chops

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Sweet CS Designs

This recipe is light, healthy, and involves a pork chop. It’s a great summery take on the weeknight classic.

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11. Asian Pork Chops

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Glue Sticks & Gumdrops

This slow cooker pork chop meal means you can set it and forget it, just in time for dinnertime.

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12. Greek Pork Chops

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Greens N Chocolate

Grab some tzatziki sauce, a fresh cucumber and tomato side salad, and dig in.

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13. Pork Chops with Cranberry Orange Glaze

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Above an Italian

This glaze gives the salty pork a sweet undertone. It’s also an excuse to eat cranberries outside of the holiday season.

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14. Korean BBQ Pork Chops

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Wild Flours Kitchen

Korean BBQ is slowly taking over America, and these pork chops bring those flavors right to your stovetop or grill.

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15. Slow Cooker Pork Chop Stroganoff

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Bake at Midnite

Substitute the pork for the beef and we have a certified classic on our hands. It’s so easy, all you have to do is dump into the slow cooker and set until dinnertime.

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16. French Onion Soup Pork Chops

Cheese topped pork chops nestled in French onion soup sauce.
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Why have French onion soup when you can top your pork chop with it? The onion base injects the pork chops with flavors and it’s delicious.

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17. Peach and Basil Pork Chops

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Serious Eats

Peach and pork chops just makes me want bourbon. A splash of bourbon to this glaze will seriously up the ante.

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18. Lemon Thyme Pork Chops

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Bake at Midnite

The lemon and thyme will keep this pork fresh and savory.

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19. Dressing Stuffed Pork Chops

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Foodie Crush

Get more out of your Thanksgiving sides year-round with this classic skillet dinner.

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20. Smoked Gouda and Bacon Stuff Pork Chop

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All Recipes

Any reason to not eat this food would be futile. Bacon and gouda marry perfectly atop this pork chop.

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