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Lemon Vinaigrette Pork Chops

This is a great summer dish that is great with a side vegetable or salad on a hot day. 

Grill It!

If you have ZERO ingredients then this recipe will cost about $14.61 as of May 2022.

I am assuming you have salt and pepper and do not add it into the recipe total cost.

Recipe serves: 4

Serving size: 1 pork chop

Equipment needed: grill  

Total time: 45 minutes


Let's grocery shop!

I am assuming you have salt and pepper. It is not included in pantry and spices.

Pantry & Spices

Total: $6.43 as of May 2022

  • dijon mustard $0.92
  • paprika $0.98
  • cayenne pepper $1.76
  • olive oil $2.77


Total: $8.18 as of May 2022

  • 2 lemons $1.32
  • 4 boneless pork loin chops $6.36
  • 1 - garlic bulb $0.50

Let's prep!

Let's cook!

  1. Grill the chops until they reach 145° F about 5 minutes per side depending on the thickness of the chops. 
  2. Let the pork rest for 5 minutes. Enjoy!

This recipe can also be found in Menu 8 – Family of 4

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