(Weight Watchers Friendly Crock Pot Cooking, Day 10)
This crock pot pork loin with apple butter, apples, and onions is based on one for skillet pork chops from the The Looneyspoons Collection: Good Food, Good Health, Good Fun!
I thought the recipe looked delicious, but decided to try to adapt it for the slow cooker.
I love when that happens
We really loved this crock pot pork loin with apple butter. It’s a recipe I definitely plan on making again.
Apple butter is like applesauce, only sweeter and spicier. Look for it with the jams and jellies at your grocery store.
- 3 apples peeled and cut into chunks
- ½ cup chopped onion
- 2 pound pork loin roast
- 1 cup apple butter
- 2 tablespoons dijon mustard
- 2 tablespoons cider vinegar
- ¼ cup dried cranberries, optional
- ¼ teaspoon each salt and pepper
- Spray your crock pot with nonstick cooking spray. Place the apples and onion in the crock pot.
- Place the pork loin on top of the apples and onions.
- Stir together the apple butter, mustard, vinegar, dried cranberries, salt and pepper, until well blended.
- Spread apple butter mixture over the pork.
- Cover and cook on LOW 3-1/2 to 5 hours, or until the rost is done and registers 145 degrees on an instant read thermometer.
- Remove the pork from the crock pot and cover it with foil to keep it warm while it rests for 10 minutes.
- Slice the pork and top with the apple mixture.
Source: Adapted from The Looneyspoons Collection: Good Food, Good Health, Good Fun!
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