Million Dollar Pork Chops


Posted: September 24

Time: 25 minutes

Yield: 6 servings

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Million Dollar Pork Chops feature a baked potato-like topping with bacon crumbles, shredded cheese, and green onions; a savory symphony that is lip-smackingly good. The cream cheese and mayonnaise add the fat that’s key in making this dish worth a “million dollars.” You’ll never make drab and tasteless pork again when you can have a Million Dollar Pork Chops in under 30 minutes. The time you save on making something this delicious is also worth a million bucks.


Ingredients

For the topping: • 1 (6 ounce) package cream cheese, softened • 1/4 cup mayonnaise • 1/2 cup bacon crumbles, cooked and crispy (about 8 slices) • 1/2 cup green onions, chopped • 1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded For the pork chops: • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil • 2 1/2 pounds pork chops, boneless • 1/2 teaspoon salt • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper • 1/2 teaspoon granulated garlic Optional garnishes: • crumbled bacon • green onions

Directions

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F.

Step 2

In a medium bowl, mix the mayo, cream cheese, bacon crumbles, green onion, and 1/2 of the cheddar cheese, until fully combined. Set aside.

Step 3

Heat the oil in a large, oven-safe skillet over medium-high heat on the stove-top.

Step 4

Season each side of the pork chops with the pepper, salt, and garlic.

Step 5

Once the oil is hot, cook the pork chops for 1 minute on each side.

Step 6

Pour the cheese mixture evenly over the pork chops.

Step 7

Sprinkle the remaining 1/2 of the shredded cheese over the top, then transfer the skillet to the oven.

Step 8

Bake until the internal temperature of the pork reaches 145 degrees F, or until the pork chops are cooked fully through, about 10-14 minutes.

Step 9

Garnish with additional green onions and bacon, then serve immediately.


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