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Some Pork Chops for Dinner Last Night

FrankCFrankC Posts: 414
edited 5:13PM in EggHead Forum
I haven't had a chance to post much lately; work's been interfering with the simple pleasures in life. I finally had some time to myself yesterday, and my wife said that she bought some nice thick pork chops. That was all I needed to hear! I wanted to do something a bit different, so I did. I know it's not that original, but for us, it was differrent.....breaded pork chops!

The chops....
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The whole set up. First dredged in flour seasoned with garlic powder, dipped in an egg wash, and coated with panko.
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Ready for the grill. Indirect setup, 300 degrees dome, no smoke except from the lump.
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Off the grill at 145 internal, open up the vents to grill some asparagus, a family favorite. Misted with some evoo and drizzled with balsamic.
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Ready for the table. I ddrizzled a little balsamic on the chops, too.
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Plated.
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This was a very tasty meal, kid friendly, and a must do again in the future. Hope you like it!

fc :D

Comments

  • BuBaQlishusBuBaQlishus Posts: 132
    Nice work....its now on my to try list, thanks :woohoo:
  • GunnarGunnar Posts: 2,305
    I usually stick with the pork tenderloins, but the last shot of that chop looks very tempting. I may have to keep an eye out for some nice thick chops.
    LBGE      Katy (Houston) TX
  • Cpt'n CookCpt'n Cook Posts: 1,917
    Very nice, I can't cook a decent Pork chop on any grill, even the egg, we had some great ones last night, tender and moist, completely different from any that I can cook, that he First Mate cooked on the stove top.

    I have given up on grilled chops :angry:
  • Misippi EggerMisippi Egger Posts: 5,095
    Cpt'n Cook,

    First you gotta get them thick, then use an internal temp probe and pull at 137-140*. Any more done and you get closer to shoe leather.
  • FrankCFrankC Posts: 414
    Cpt'n Cook,

    These weren't grilled...more like roasted indirect. Like Misippi Egger said, cook to temp. For boneless, I pull at 140; these were bone in, so I pulled at 145. My wife gets a little scared as she approaches the meat near the bone :blush: , it tends to be a bit more rare.


    fc
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