APPLE ORCHARD PORK CHOPS

APPLE ORCHARD PORK CHOPS

6 pork loin chops, cut 1 1/2-inch thick
2 teaspoons vegetable oil
2 cups apple cider
OR
2 cups apple juice
1/3 cup Viennese or German-Style Mustard
3 apples, unpared, cored, sliced 1/2-inch thick
1/2 cup currants or raisins
1/2 cup sliced green onions
2 tablespoons cornstarch
1/4 cup water

  1. Heat oil in large skillet. Brown pork chops over medium-high heat. Season with salt and pepper.

  2. Combine apple cider and mustard; pour over pork chops. Cover; cook over medium-low heat 45 minutes. Add apples, currants and green onions. Cover; cook 5-10 minutes longer.

  3. Place pork chops and apples on serving platter; keep warm. Gradually stir combined cornstarch and water into cider liquid. Cook and stir until thickened. Serve sauce over pork chops and apples.