Pork Medallions with Apples

Pork Medallions with Apples
Servings: 4 Prep 10 mins Cook 20 mins

Ingredients

Potatoes
  • 1 pound small red-skinned potatoes, halved
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
Pork
  • 8 thin boneless pork cutlets (about 11/4 lbs total)
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried rosemary
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 Gala apples, peeled, cored and thinly sliced
  • 1 cup frozen chopped onion, thawed
  • 1 tablespoon jarred chopped garlic
  • 1 tablespoon plus 1 tsp cornstarch
  • 2 1/2 cups apple cider
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • Steamed green beans (optional)

Make It

1. Potatoes. Heat oven to 450 degrees . Toss potatoes with oil, salt and pepper. Place on a rimmed baking pan and roast for 20 minutes or until tender. Turn after 10 minutes.

2. Pork. Meanwhile, season pork with 1/2 tsp of the salt, 1/8 tsp of the pepper and 3/4 tsp of the rosemary. Heat oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add pork; cook 2 minutes per side. Remove to a plate; keep warm.

3. Add apples, onion and garlic to skillet; cook 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Combine cornstarch and cider; add to skillet. Stir in remaining 1/4 tsp each salt and rosemary and remaining 1/8 tsp pepper. Simmer 1 minute until thickened; stir in mustard.

4. Serve pork chops and potatoes with apples and sauce spooned over and, if desired, green beans on the side.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe: 4; Amount Per Serving: cal. (kcal): 491, Fat, total (g): 17, chol. (mg): 88, sat. fat (g): 4, carb. (g): 52, fiber (g): 4, pro. (g): 33, sodium (mg): 750, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.