Saturday, August 28, 2010
Orange Picante Pork Chops
You Will Need
2 cups picante sauce
2/3 cup orange juice
3 garlic cloves, minced
4 boneless pork loin chops, 1/2 in. thick and 5 oz. each
What to Do
1. In small bowl, combine picante sauce, orange juice, and garlic. Pour 2 cups marinade into large resealable plastic bag; add pork. Seal bag and turn to coat; refrigerate at least 4 hours. Cover and refrigerate remaining marinade.
2. Coat grill rack with cooking spray before starting grill. Drain and discard marinade. Grill pork, covered, over medium heat, or broil 4 in. from heat 4 to 6 minutes on each side or until meat thermometer inserted into chop's center reads 160°.
3. Meanwhile, in small saucepan, bring reserved marinade to a boil. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, 5 to 7 minutes or until heated through. Serve chops with sauce and rice if desired.