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How to Make Grilled Pork Chops

These marinated pork chops are delicious with a hint of citrus.


  • Step 1: Season Season the pork chops on both sides with salt and pepper. Then place them in the baking dish.
  • Step 2: Mix Mix together the olive oil, orange zest, lemon zest, orange juice, and rosemary in a small bowl.
  • Step 3: Coat chops Pour the mixture over the chops, turning them to coat. Then add the garlic and cover tightly.
  • Step 4: Marinate Let the chops marinate overnight in the refrigerator. Then remove them from the marinade and let them sit on a platter for 30 minutes.
  • TIP: Pork chops should be at room temperature before grilling.
  • Step 5: Prepare grill Preheat the grill to medium-high heat. Oil the grate to create a nonstick surface.
  • Step 6: Grill Grill the chops until they're cooked to medium, about 4 minutes. Then transfer them to a platter and let them sit for 10 minutes before serving.
  • Step 7: Enjoy Drizzle the chops with olive oil and serve with your favorite sides.
  • FACT: Some pig breeds have been genetically modified to make their meat as healthy as seafood.

You Will Need

  • 6 pork chops
  • Coarse salt
  • Fresh pepper
  • u00bc c. plus 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • plus more for serving
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • with skin
  • crushed
  • Zest of 1 lemon
  • Zest of 1 orange
  • Juice of 1 orange
  • 5 sprigs rosemary
  • Olive oil
  • A baking dish with lid
  • A platter

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