Pork Tenderloin With Cranberry Chutney

"This is a nice holiday recipe for pork tenderloins. I used this recipe for my 2006 Christmas Eve Dinner and it was a big hit. I believe I found it in Better Homes and Gardens."
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Ready In:
1hr 15mins




  • Preheat oven to 425°F
  • In a small bowl combine allspice, pepper and salt; rub on all sides of tenderloins.
  • In a 12 inch skillet, brown tenderloins in hot oil over medium heat, turning to brown on all sides. Transfer tenderloins to a shallow roasting pan. Roast for about 25 minutes or until internal temperature registers 160°F and juices run clear. Remove from oven and keep warm until ready to serve.
  • While roast cooks, prepare cranberry chutney. Add butter and onion to the same skillet used to brown the pork tenderloins. Cook about 5 minutes until onion is nearly tender, stirring occasionally. Add cranberries, jelly, cranberry juice, brown sugar, vinegar, ginger and curry powder to skillet. Bring to boiling; reduce heat and boil gently but steadily for 20 to 25 minutes or until thickened to desired consistency and reduce to about 3 cups.
  • To serve, spoon some of the chutney over pork. Serve the remaining chutney on the side.
  • Make Ahead Directions: Prepare pork and cranberry chutney; allow pork and chutney to cool for 30 minutes. Cover and refrigerate pork up to 3 days or sauce up to one week. Warm pork in a 350°F oven for 20 to 25 minutes or until heated through. Heat cranberry chutney in a saucepan over medium-low heat until heated through, Stirring occasionally.

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  1. Very nice mix of spices season the pork offering a bit of spicy heat with each bite. The chutney is sweet. I suspect mustard as a condiment May balance the sweetness although I didn’t try any.


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