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Grilled Pork Chops with Shallot Butter

serves 4


4 bone-in pork chops

salt and pepper

1 Tbsp olive oil

1 tsp chives

1/2 tsp thyme

1/2 tsp rosemary

2 garlic cloves, minced

1 Tbsp butter, softened

1 1/4 tsp minced shallots

1/8 tsp grated lemon rind


Turn on grill to medium-high heat. Sprinkle both sides of pork with salt and pepper.


Combine oil, chives, thyme, rosemary, and garlic, stirring well. Rub oil mixture evenly over both sides of pork.

Place pork on grill rack; grill 6-7 minutes or until a thermometer inserted in the thickest part of pork registers 155F. Remove pork from grill; let stand 5 minutes.


Combine butter, shallots, and lemon rind, stirring well.

Spread about 1 tsp butter mixture over each pork chop; let the pork stand an additional 5 minutes.