Prepared with a Stoneware Covered Square Casserole
Preheat oven to 350°F.
Preparation: 1 hour
Cooking: 25 minutes
1. Rub pork chops evenly with olive oil, dry seasonings and 1⁄2 tsp salt. Let stand 1 hour.
2. Combine plantains, butter, honey and remaining salt. Spread evenly in the bottom of a baking dish. Bake plantains at 350°F for 20 minutes or until tender and brown, turning once.
3. While plantains bake, preheat grill pan to high heat. Once hot, place the pork on the grill and cook 4 minutes per side or until done.
4. Plate pork chops and serve with the honey-glazed plantains.
4 (8-oz) bone-in pork chops
2 Tbsp olive oil
1 Tbsp onion powder
1 tsp thyme
1⁄2 tsp ground allspice
1⁄2 tsp cayenne pepper (optional)
1⁄4 tsp ground cloves
1⁄4 tsp ground cumin
1 tsp kosher salt, divided
2 lbs ripe plantains, peeled and cut into 1-inch-thick slices
1⁄4 cup butter, melted
1⁄4 cup honey