Lori's Baked Pork Chops

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Lori Jones

Very tender pork chops with the flavor of pesto. I made this up with the ingredients I had on hand and my children liked it.

Top Review by Sancap

Absolutely restaurant quality! Very tender chops, pesto took them over the top, and the stuffing with asiago....oh my goodness!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.
  2. Pour a small amount of olive oil into casserole and brush to cover the bottom.
  3. Place the pork chops in the casserole.
  4. Sprinkle tops with salt and pepper.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes without a lid.
  6. While chops bake prepare the stuffing by sauteeing the onions and celery in olive oil until soft.
  7. Remove to a small mixing bowl.
  8. Add a small amount of olive oil to the pan and toast the bread cubes until slightly browned.
  9. Add the to the onion mixture.
  10. Stir in the oregano and milk.
  11. Let cool then add the asaigo.
  12. Remove the pork chops from the oven and place a teaspoon of pesto on the tops.
  13. Cover with the stuffing and sprinkle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar.
  14. Return to the oven for 15 minutes or until the chops are 155 degrees F.
  15. Take the chops out of the oven and sprinkle with a small amount of balsamic vinegar again.
  16. Serve while warm.

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