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Pork Chops Mole

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“I have one word for this dish--wow! It's so quick and easy to get to the table, but the flavor is amazing. The pork stays nice and moist,and is even better the second day. I like this with yellow rice and refried beans on the side. Don't let the chocolate throw you if you've never had mole sauce. It's such a small amount, and it doesn't make it sweet, it just adds a deeper, richer flavor to the sauce. From Cooking Light. A side note on the cilantro, if you don't like the flavor of it, you can leave it out. Or I've found that dried cilantro is much milder than fresh.”
READY IN:
22mins
SERVES:
4
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in a large skillet over medum high heat.
  2. Cook the chops for about 4 minutes on each side, till browned.
  3. Remove chops from pan.
  4. Add the water to the pan, and scrape up all the good stuff.
  5. Pour the water over the chops, and set aside.
  6. Put pan back on burner, and add a bit of oil if you need to.
  7. Add onion, bell and jalapeno peppers.
  8. Cook for 4 minutes.
  9. Stir in tomatoes, cook for 1 more minute.
  10. Stir in chocolate and next 4 ingredients.
  11. Add chops and water mixture back to the pan, bring to a boil.
  12. Sprinkle with cilantro, cover, reduce heat to med-low, and cook for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

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