Lowcountry Smothered Pork Chops

Smothered? Ok, so maybe I drowned them. But that’s ok, because these lowcountry smothered pork chops were divine. The chops were oh so tender. The sauce was oh so savory. And the topping? My favorite part, oddly enough. The key is to load up each forkful of pork with tons and tons of the peppers and onions then get ya some sauce. The perfect bite.

Lowcountry Smothered Pork Chops

For a slight Cajun twist on this dish, season the chops with Cajun seasoning instead of the salt, pepper and cayenne. And add a few splashes of Louisiana hot sauce in when you add the chicken broth.

Lowcountry smothered pork chops are best served with some fried okra and collard greens.

Also try my homemade chipotle Shake’n Bake pork chops.

Lowcountry Smothered Pork Chops
Print Pin
No ratings yet

Lowcountry Smothered Pork Chops

Smothered? Ok, so maybe I drowned them. But that’s ok, because these low country smothered pork chops were divine.
Course Main
Cuisine American
Keyword pork chops
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 285kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Combine the salt, black pepper and cayenne, to taste. Season the chops liberally with the mixture.
  • Melt the butter in a Dutch oven or large skillet over medium-high heat.
  • Spread the flour out onto a plate. Coat the chops in the flour, shaking off the excess, then transfer to the skillet.
  • Brown the chops on both sides, about 3 minutes per side. Remove to a plate.
  • Add the bell peppers and onion to the skillet and saute for 5 minutes or until just starting to soften.
  • Add the garlic and saute for another minute.
  • Add the broth and Worcestershire sauce and stir.
  • Add the chops back to the skillet, spooning the cooked vegetables on top.
  • Cover, reduce heat to a simmer, and simmer for 45 minutes or until the chops are very tender.

Nutrition

Calories: 285kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 32g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 91mg | Sodium: 514mg | Potassium: 812mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 242IU | Vitamin C: 61mg | Calcium: 50mg | Iron: 2mg

Nutritional values are approximate.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.