Meal Kit

Grilled Pork Chop with Spicy Maple Glaze

and crispy onion aspragus

Prep & Cook Time: 60+ min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

Calories Conscious
Carb Conscious
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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • Info
    ½ oz. Crispy Fried Onions
  • 3 Thyme Sprigs
  • 1 tsp. Hot Sauce
  • 1 tsp. Cajun Seasoning
  • Info
    ⅓ oz. Butter
  • 0.96 fl. oz. Pure Maple Syrup
  • 12 oz. Asparagus
  • 16 oz. Bone-in Pork Chops

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Recipe Steps

Before You Cook

Cooking Guidelines

To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:

  • Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
  • Seafood 145° F |
  • Chicken 165° F |
  • Ground Beef 160° F |
  • Ground Turkey 165° F |
  • Ground Pork 160° F
  1. 1

    Prepare The Ingredients

    Trim woody ends off asparagus. (Time: .30) Stem and mince thyme (Time: 1:41) Preheat the grill pan.

  2. 2

    Roast The Asparagus

    "Place asparagus on prepared baking sheet and toss with 1 tsp. olive oil and a pinch of salt and pepper and cajun seasoning. Spread into a single layer and roast until fork-tender, 15-18 minutes." While asparagus cooks, prepare the pork chops.

  3. 3

    Cook The Pork Chops

    Pat pork chops dry, and season with ¼ tsp salt and a pinch of pepper. Rub 1 tsp olive oil equally on both sides. "Heat grill over medium-high heat. Add pork chops to hot grill pan and cook until a caramelized crust begins to form, 2-3 minutes per side. Remove pan from burner and transfer chops to prepared baking sheet with the asparagus. Roast in hot oven until the chops reach a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 6-9 minutes."

  4. 4

    Make The Sauce

    In a small sauce pan over medium heat, add the maple syrup and hot sauce. Bring to a simmer. Add butter and simmer until butter is melted. Remove from heat and add the minced thyme.

  5. 5

    Finish The Dish

    Top asparagus with the crispy fried onions.

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