Pork cutlets with ginger-pear sauce

Servings: 4

  • 1 tbsp. Meijer olive oil
  • 8 (3 oz.) pork cutlets
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine (broth or apple juice can be substituted)
  • 3 tbsp. Meijer unsalted butter
  • 1 tbsp. brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp. peeled, grated ginger root
  • 2 medium pears, peeled, cored and cubed
  • Chopped fresh parsley

Directions:

  1. In a large skillet heat oil over medium heat. Lightly season pork with salt and pepper to taste. Add pork to skillet; cook 3 to 4 minutes per side. Transfer pork to a platter; set aside.
  2. Return skillet to heat. For the sauce, stir in wine, scraping up browned bits. Cook until wine is reduced by half. Add butter, brown sugar and ginger; stir to combine.
  3. Add pears; cook 5 to 7 minutes, coating with sauce. Spoon pears and sauce on pork, sprinkle with parsley, and serve.

Nutrition information per serving:

Calories 342, Total Fat 16g, Saturated Fat 7g, Cholesterol 106mg, Sodium 68mg, Total Carbohydrates 17g, Dietary Fiber 3g, Sugars 11g.

Recipe source:

IN Marketing Services.

Serve with:

--Dole bag salad

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