Chinese Pork Chops

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  • Published Dec 27th
  • Ready In8h 30m
  • Servings6
  • Calories182
This is a great and easy way to add flavor to pork chops, and it is always a hit at family gatherings. Just take a few minutes to make the marinade and let it sit for several hours. If cooking in the oven, set at 350 degrees F and cook for 30 minutes, or until done.

Chinese Pork Chops Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Chinese Pork Chops for 6 servings:

  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 6 boneless pork chops

Chinese Pork Chops Cooking Instructions

  • Prep15m
  • Cook15m
  • Ready In8h 30m

To cook Chinese Pork Chops, you need about 15 minutes of preparation time. The time needed to cook this Chinese Pork Chops is about 15 minutes , and you can serve your Chinese Pork Chops within 8 hours 30 minutes . The following are the steps to cook Chinese Pork Chops easily:

  1. 1 In a bowl, mix the soy sauce, brown sugar, lemon juice, vegetable oil, ginger, and garlic powder. Set aside some of the mixture in a separate bowl for marinating during cooking. Pierce the pork chops on both sides with a fork, place in a large resealable plastic bag, and cover with the remaining marinade mixture. Refrigerate 6 to 8 hours.
  2. 2 Preheat the grill for high heat.
  3. 3 Lightly oil the grill grate. Discard marinade, and grill pork chops 6 to 8 minutes per side, or to desired doneness, marinating often with the reserved portion of the marinade.


  • Note
  • The nutrition data for this recipe includes information for the full amount of the marinade ingredients. Depending on marinating time, ingredients, cooking method, etc., the actual amount of the marinade consumed will vary.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 182 calories; 6.3 grams of fat; 11.2 grams of carbohydrates; 19.6 grams of protein; 48 milligrams of cholesterol; 1235 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Dec 11th 2011

    I can’t grill to save my life, so I did a mix of what other reviewers said. I followed the same ingredients, but I cut the pork into bite-size pieces. I let it marinate in the fridge for s ...

  2. Jan 13th 2008

    I just made this for dinner it was great! I did make a few changes since I really didnt have time to marinate it for long, I cut up the pork chops in bite size pieces and marinated for about ...

  3. Jul 30th 2007

    I replaced the lemon juice with lime juice, more of a thai flavor and baked 25 minutes on a 425 oven, this was so good and easy.

  4. Jul 16th 2007

    I didn't have time to marinade it and had bone in pork chops. I cut the meat from the bone and made small strips and put them in a casserole dish. I mixed up the ingredients and poured over ...

  5. Feb 24th 2007

    For such a simple combination of ingredients, the flavor turns out amazing! I have used this as a marinade for chicken as well as pork. Marinaded them for 2 hours minimum. All times we ha ...

  6. Oct 5th 2006

    Love this recipe. The porkchops come out so juicy. I use fresh garlic and ginger minced instead of the powder and I also use honey instead of brown sugar. I also add about a tablespoon of di ...

  7. Oct 5th 2006

    This recipe is a family staple at our house. My picky kids eat the heck out of these. I have a neat trick..When I get the economy pack of pork chops from the store I immediately divide the ...

  8. Nov 29th 2005

    We LOVE this recipe! The recipe doesn't say how thick the chops were and we get the thick ones so it took 20-25 minutes. I have never had pork chops taste so good and I didn't change a thing ...

  9. Sep 20th 2004

    I cooked these up in the oven (although at 450°f for 20 - 25 minutes as I usually do), and they turned out fine. It was fine... a bit sweeter than I expected it to turn out, but no complai ...