Taco Pork Chops

Dinner ready in 20 minutes! Try these pork chops topped with taco seasoning and avocado mixture – a delightful meal.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 4

Ingredients

1
package (1.25-oz.) taco seasoning mix
2
tablespoons lime juice
1
tablespoon honey
4
(1/2-inch-thick) boneless pork loin chops (4-oz. each)
1
ripe medium avocado, pitted, peeled and cut up
1
tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro, if desired
  • 1 Heat gas or charcoal grill. Reserve 2 teaspoons taco seasoning mix for topping. In small bowl, combine remaining taco seasoning mix, 1 tablespoon of the lime juice and the honey; mix well. Brush mixture on both sides of each pork chop. Discard any remaining mixture.
  • 2 When grill is heated, place pork chops on gas grill over medium heat or on charcoal grill 4 to 6 inches from medium coals. Cook covered 8 to 10 minutes or until pork is slightly pink in center, turning once or twice.
  • 3 Meanwhile, in small bowl, combine avocado, reserved 2 teaspoons taco seasoning mix and remaining 1 tablespoon lime juice; mash with fork until almost smooth.
  • 4 Serve pork chops topped with avocado mixture. Sprinkle with cilantro.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    300
    (
    Calories from Fat
    140),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    16g
    16%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    70mg
    70%;
    Sodium
    870mg
    870%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    14g
    14%
    (Dietary Fiber
    3g
    3%
      Sugars
    5g
    5%
    ),
    Protein
    26g
    26%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    10%;
    Vitamin C
    8%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    15%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 3 1/2 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    1
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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