Cajun Pecan Pork Chops

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Spud Nut

From the website of Susan Nicholson - 7 day menu planner. I haven't tried this but it sounds very tempting.

Top Review by bayou-mimi

Fixed this tonight & had company for dinner. They all loved it, I made mine with a chicken breast though, (I don't eat pork)the chicken was very good. The only thing I would change is next time I think I will skip dipping it in the buttermilk, I think it made the bottom a little soggy, even on the rack..but the flavor...mmmmm

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Process pecans, bread crumbs, salt, paprika, oregano and cayenne pepper in a blender until pecans are finely chopped. Place flour, buttermilk and pecan mixture into three separate shallow containers. Coat pork chops in flour, dip in buttermilk, then coat in pecan mixture. Chill 1 hour.
  2. Arrange pork on a rack coated with cooking spray. Place rack in a 9-by-13-inch baking dish. Coat pork evenly with cooking spray. Bake 15 minutes. Turn; coat pork with cooking spray. Bake 5 more minutes or until chops reach 155 degrees. Remove from oven and serve. (Adapted from Southern Living magazine.)
  3. Note: Spread pecans evenly on a flat baking sheet; toast in a 350-degree oven for 5 to 8 minutes or until golden.

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