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Pork chops with thyme, lemon and pesto from The Naked Chef (page 107) by Jamie Oliver

  • basil pesto
  • lemons
  • thyme
  • pork loin chops

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  • restio on November 18, 2017

    Delicious - a very good technique for pork chops. Pesto was nice, but not necessary, addition.

  • wester on September 20, 2015

    Very flavorsome, with or without pesto.

  • debkellie on March 18, 2014

    Probably wouldn't bother with the pesto next time. The marinade for the chops was flavoursome enough. I substituted lemon thyme for thyme.

  • L.Nightshade on March 13, 2011

    Very nice. We used the grill pan, did not scrape the marinade off. I made the pesto, close to Jamie's recipe, but couldn't imagine pesto with 1/4 clove garlic (I kept thinking maybe he meant 1/4 head of garlic, but no). I used one clove, less than I usually use. I did add the optional lemon squeeze, which I've never done in pesto before, and I thought it struck a nice harmony with the lemon zest in the marinade. Served the chops with olive bread and a salad. I think that garlic mashed potatoes would go well with the chops.

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