Healthy Pork Main Dish Recipes

Yes, you can have pork and eat healthy, too. Browse over 70 trusted healthy pork main dish recipes complete with ratings, reviews and cooking tips.

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Spicy Italian Pork Cutlets

Rating: 4.58 stars
A delicious garlic and fresh tomato sauce covers tender pork cutlets. Serve with crusty bread, a leafy salad, and maybe a side of buttered pasta with a little of the sauce on top. Terrific and fast.
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Pork Chops for the Slow Cooker

Rating: 3.97 stars
As with most slow cooker recipes this is tender and delicious.

Spicy Peach-Glazed Pork Chops

Rating: 4.38 stars
Sweet and spicy boneless pork chops made with a special sauce that includes peach preserves and white wine. Serve with sweet potato latkes.

Doreen's Ham Slices on the Grill

Rating: 4.66 stars
This is a longtime favorite of my family -- even the most selective 'diners' like it! Cooked ham is basted with a warm, zesty sauce while grilling. Smoked turkey slices may be substituted for ham.

Apple Butter Pork Loin

Rating: 4.47 stars
This is the best pork recipe I've ever made. This pork is seasoned with a spiced apple butter, and roasted in apple juice. If food can be warm and cozy, this is it--a great Sunday dish!

Maple-Garlic Marinated Pork Tenderloin

Rating: 4.4 stars
A delicious, sweet marinade using real maple syrup. Great on chicken or pork tenderloin.

Butterfly Honey Pork Fillets

Rating: 3.9 stars
Great new way to prepare butterflied pork chops!

Asian-Style Pork Chop Bake

Rating: 3.91 stars
Baked loin pork chops with an Asian citrus flair. The marinade will thicken in the oven, creating a thick glaze for the meat.

Elegant Pork Loin Roast

Rating: 4.45 stars
This recipe came from my mom. It takes little time since it requires basting, but the end result is worth it. Makes a truly elegant meal served with mashed red potatoes and a green vegetable.

Tangy Grilled Pork Tenderloin

Rating: 4.53 stars
This is a quick, easy and very flavorful recipe. I've made it many times. Plan ahead because the pork needs to marinate.

Amazing Pork Tenderloin in the Slow Cooker

Rating: 4.16 stars
This will melt in your mouth! This pork tenderloin soaks up the yummy juices as it cooks. Make sure to serve up the au jus on the side - its amazing! This recipe is so simple, you will love it!

Wonton Soup

Rating: 4.49 stars
A simple, light 'Chinese dumpling' classic ...whether in soup or fried, wontons will always bring you that mysteriously delicious taste of the Far East ...! Garnish with fresh scallions.

Inspiration and Ideas

Orange Spice Pork Chops
Rating: Unrated
"Great way to spice up pork chops!" – David M.
Burgundy Pork Tenderloin
Rating: Unrated
"Awesome, easy and tons of flavor" – Jackie Wilson

Slow Cooker Ham and Beans

Rating: 4.2 stars

This recipe is perfect for those blustery days when you don't really have time to cook, but want a hearty meal for the family. It's a very basic, nutrient-packed meal for all to enjoy!