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APPLE PORK LOIN ROAST Recipe

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This recipe for APPLE PORK LOIN ROAST, by , is from EVERYDAYCOOKINM FOR EVERYDAY PEOPLE., one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Lester Sprague
Added: Monday, June 18, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Cooking spray
1/3 c. chopped onion
1 c. sliced mushrooms
1/2 t. dried thyme
1/8 t. dried rosemary, crushed
1 c. diced peeled Rome apple (about 1/2 pound)
1/4 t. grated lemon rind
1 t. fresh lemon juice
1/8 t. salt
1/8 t. pepper
8 large pitted prunes, diced
1 (2-lb.) lean, boned pork loin roast
1/2 t. dried thyme
1/4 t. dried rosemary, crushed
1/8 t. salt
1/4 c. apple juice
Rosemary sprigs (optional)

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 325°.
Coat a large nonstick skillet with cooking spray; place over medium heat until hot. Add onion; sauté 2 minutes. Add mushrooms, 1/2 teaspoon thyme, and 1/8 teaspoon rosemary; sauté 3 minutes. Add apple and next 5 ingredients (apple through prunes); sauté 2 minutes or until apple is crisp-tender. Set aside.

Trim fat from pork roast. Cut a wide, deep pocket in side of roast. Stuff the apple mixture into pocket. Tie roast at 1-inch intervals with heavy string. Sprinkle roast with 1/2 teaspoon thyme, 1/4 teaspoon rosemary, and 1/8 teaspoon salt.

Place roast on a broiler pan coated with cooking spray. Insert meat thermometer into roast. Bake at 325° for 1 hour and 20 minutes or until meat thermometer registers 160°, basting frequently with apple juice. Garnish roast with rosemary sprigs, if desired.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4-6

 

 

 

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