Pork Chop with Sage & Honey Butter

with roasted garlic and hazelnut broccoli

Prep & Cook Time: 25-35 min.

Cook Within: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Tree Nuts

Calories Conscious
Carb Conscious
A note about serious food allergies

There's nothing quite like a piece of perfectly cooked meat with a dollop of melting butter forging minuscule rivers of flavor in the nooks and crannies. We've provided you all the elements here: Fried sage is both delicate and crispy and adds the perfect herbaceous hint when joining sweet honey in the butter. Crunchy broccoli and hazelnuts round out this easy-to-make, delightful-to-eat weekday meal.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • Info
    ⅗ oz. Butter
  • 1 Sage Sprig
  • 12 oz. Broccoli Florets
  • 2 Garlic Cloves
  • 12 oz. Boneless Pork Chops
  • Info
    ½ oz. Hazelnut Pieces
  • ½ fl. oz. Honey
  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
  • Carbohydrates
  • Fat
  • Protein
  • Sodium
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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Medium Oven-Safe Pan
  • 1 Mixing Bowl

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Fry the Sage

    Fry the Sage

    Line a plate with a paper towel. Stem sage. Heat 1 Tbsp. olive oil in a medium oven-safe pan over medium heat. Add half the sage (reserve remaining for garnish) to hot pan and stir constantly until leaves are crispy and slightly darker in color, 1-2 minutes. Transfer to towel-lined plate. Reserve pan; no need to wipe clean.

  • Step 2 - Prepare Ingredients and Roast Broccoli

    Prepare Ingredients and Roast Broccoli

    Cut broccoli into large bite-sized florets, if necessary. Mince garlic. Mince remaining sage. Pat pork chops dry, and season both sides with ½ tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper. Place broccoli, hazelnuts, and garlic on prepared baking sheet and toss with 2 tsp. olive oil, ½ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper. Spread into a single layer and roast in hot oven until browned and fork-tender, 14-16 minutes. While broccoli roasts, sear pork chops.

  • Step 3 - Sear the Pork Chops

    Sear the Pork Chops

    Return pan used to crisp sage to medium-high heat. Add pork chops to hot pan. Cook undisturbed until lightly browned, 2-3 minutes. Flip chops and remove pan from burner.

  • Step 4 - Finish the Pork Chops

    Finish the Pork Chops

    Place pan with pork chops in oven and roast until chops are browned and reach a minimum internal temperature of 145 degrees, 8-10 minutes. Carefully, remove pork from pan and rest, 1-2 minutes. While chops rest, make butter.

  • Step 5 - Make the Sage and Honey Butter

    Make the Sage and Honey Butter

    Crumble fried sage into a mixing bowl. Combine with softened butter, honey, and a pinch of pepper. Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing pork with sage-honey butter and minced sage. Bon appétit!