Slow Cooker Pork Chops with Creamy Herb Sauce

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What is it about pork chops that can make a family goes nuts for dinner time? These juicy delicious chops are made with a creamy herb sauce right in the slow cooker for a meal that will have everyone scrambling to get to the table first!

pork chop with mashed potatoes and green beans on a white plate topped with gravy

I was lucky growing up in that my family all ate dinner together almost every night. I didn’t realize it at the time, but it really was a big deal. It’s something that many families struggle with now days, mine included. I always remember my favorite meals being my Mom’s pork chop recipes. It seems like my brother and I were always racing to see who could get seconds first and more than once I’m pretty sure it turned into a battle.

I’m sure it drove my mom crazy, but at the same time she had to love the fact that we loved her cooking so much! That left no doubt that as the mom doing the cooking now, I really wanted Slow Cooker Pork Chops that I could share with my family.

Using your slow cooker to make pork chops ensures they will turn out tender and juicy every time. Nobody wants dried out pork chops!

4 browned pork chops in slow cooker

How to Make Pork Chops in the Slow Cooker:

pouring chicken broth over pork chops in slow cooker

I served these pork chops with potatoes but the side dish option are endless! Here are some of the sides I recommend for this recipe.

  1. Crockpot Skinny Mashed Potatoes
  2. Slow Cooker Creamy Garlic Mashed Potatoes
  3. Crispy Garlic Onion Green Beans
  4. Slow Cooker Gratin Potatoes
  5. Slow Cooker Cheesy Potatoes

Slow Cooker Pork Chops are always a family favorite. This bone in version includes a Creamy Herb Sauce that takes it over the top in flavor!Need a slow cooker to use for this recipe? Here is the one I bought and have been using all year and love! Perfect for browning up the pork chops without using an extra pan! I use the 4 quart for most of my meals. I even turned the sauté function back on in order to make the gravy at the end. Truly a one-pot meal!

pork chops with gravy in slow cookerHow to Make Slow Cooker Pork Chops Video:

More tips for making juicy slow cooker pork chops:

  • use bone in pork chops for best results
  • be careful not to overcook pork when browning
  • make sure all chops are covered with liquid while cooking
Slow Cooker Pork Chops are always a family favorite. This bone in version includes a Creamy Herb Sauce that takes it over the top in flavor!

Slow Cooker Pork Chops with Creamy Herb Sauce

What is it about pork chops that can make a family goes nuts for dinner time? These juicy delicious chops are made with a creamy herb sauce right in the slow cooker for a meal that will have everyone scrambling to get to the table first!

Course: Main Course

Cuisine: American

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 4 hours

Servings: 8

Calories: 582kcal

Instructions

  • Sprinkle each side of pork chops with thyme, salt, pepper and mustard
  • In large skillet over medium high heat melt butter with olive oil
  • Add onion and garlic and saute for about 2 minutes
  • Move onions and garlic to side of pan and add seasoned pork chops
  • Saute for about 2 minutes on each side until lightly browned
  • Transfer contents of pan to slow cooker
  • Add chicken broth
  • Cover and cook on low for 6-8 hours or high for 3-4
  • Remove pork chops and cover to keep warm
  • Add cream to slow cooker and whisk
  • To thicken sauce pour into small saucepan and whisk in 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • Bring to a boil for 2-3 minutes until thickened to desired consistency
  • Add additional salt and pepper to taste
  • Pour over pork chops and garnish with freeze dried herbs

Notes

  • can also use fresh herbs if desired
  • be sure not to overcook pork when browning
  • be sure to use bone-in chops
  • leftovers will keep up to 3 days in fridge

Nutrition

Calories: 582kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 50g | Fat: 38g | Saturated Fat: 18g | Cholesterol: 220mg | Sodium: 765mg | Potassium: 969mg | Vitamin A: 745IU | Vitamin C: 7.9mg | Calcium: 61mg | Iron: 1.6mg

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