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Pork Brine

Pork Brine Recipe

Description

This is a marinade for any cut of pork you may be having. It makes it so juicy you'll ask when you're having pork again!

Ingredients

  • 2 cups apple cider vinegar
  • 1 cup salt
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon whole black peppercorns
  • 1 tablespoon mustard powder
  • 1 tray ice cubes
  • 2 pounds boneless pork chops

Instructions

  1. Measure the vinegar into a saucepan and bring to a boil. In a sealable plastic container, combine the salt, brown sugar, peppercorns, and mustard powder.
  2. Pour the hot vinegar into the container, and stir to dissolve. Let stand for about 10 minutes to develop the flavors, then add the ice cubes. Cover and shake, or stir until melted. Remove the lid and add pork chops to the brine. Refrigerate for 2 hours.
  3. Cook pork chops as desired. Pan fry or grill for about 15 minutes over medium-high heat, turning once. They will be juicy and moist.

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Nutritional Information

Pork Brine

Servings Per Recipe: 6
Calories: 310.9
% Daily Value *
protein: 69 %
carbohydrates: 8 %
exchange other carbs:
dietary fiber: 1 %
sugars:
fat: 9 %
saturated fat: 9 %
cholesterol: 33 %
vitamin a iu:
niacin equivalents: 142 %
vitamin b6: 72 %
vitamin c:
folate:
calcium: 4 %
iron: 8 %
magnesium: 18 %
potassium: 19 %
sodium: 4 %
thiamin: 130 %
calories from fat:
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*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
**Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
(-)Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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