Are you looking for an easy and delicious dinner idea for those busy weeknights? Look no further than this mouthwatering Slow Cooker Ranch Pork Chops recipe. These tender and flavorful pork chops will become a favorite on your menu plan.
Slow Cooker Ranch Pork Chops: A Family Favorite
I absolutely love cooking pork chops in the crock pot, and this recipe for Slow Cooker Ranch Pork Chops is simply amazing. With only three ingredients, you can whip up a delicious dinner idea that cooks all day and is ready when you get home.
The boneless pork chops in the slow cooker are devoured by kids and adults alike. The buttery sauce that accompanies this dish is perfect for pouring over mashed potatoes and peas. Trust me, you’ll want to drizzle it over everything!
In conclusion, I believe that you, too, will fall in love with this recipe. 🙂
The Importance of a Good Slow Cooker
If you’re in the market for a new slow cooker, I highly recommend the Ninja cooker. Not only can you brown the meat in the same pot, but it also makes for easy cleanup. It has become one of my favorite kitchen appliances.
Alternatively, this crockpot is also excellent for slow cooking. I use it all the time and it never disappoints. One of its standout features is the lockable lid, which makes it perfect for transporting to potluck events. Trust me, it’s a game-changer.
To make cleanup even easier, consider using crock pot liners. They are worth every penny and save you a ton of time.
Overcoming the Fear of Ranch
I know the thought of ranch seasoning in pork chops might be intimidating, but trust me, give it a try. You might just be pleasantly surprised. Unlike other ranch-flavored dishes that typically include dairy products, this recipe focuses on delivering delicious pork chops packed with flavor.
And if you enjoy this recipe, try making your own Homemade Ranch Dressing Mix. It’s so much better than store-bought, plus it saves you money and allows you to control the ingredients.
Hidden Valley Ranch Pork Chops in the Slow Cooker
Not many people consider using their slow cooker for pork chops, but it is my absolute favorite way to prepare them. The result is incredibly tender pork chops that melt in your mouth and are bursting with flavor. Your family will love this!
Ingredients for Ranch Pork Chops Recipe:
- 4-6 boneless pork chops
- 1 stick of butter (or margarine)
- 1 package of ranch mix (I recommend this brand)
How to Cook Slow Cooker Pork Chops with Ranch Dressing Mix:
- Place the pork chops in the slow cooker. They can be frozen.
- Place the butter on top and sprinkle the ranch mix packet over it. This is what gives the pork chops their amazing flavor.
- Cook on low for 6-8 hours or on high for 3-4 hours.
- Once cooked, serve the pork chops and spoon the buttery sauce over them and your choice of veggies when serving.
Perfect Pairings for Slow Cooker Pork Chops:
Mashed potatoes and green beans are a match made in heaven when served with these pork chops. The sauce complements them perfectly, making them even more delicious. If you’re looking for alternative side dishes, consider brown rice and steamed broccoli. They are quick and tasty options that won’t disappoint.
To keep things simple, choose an easy side dish that complements this meal. Our family loves these options, which can often be prepared using ingredients we already have or find on sale.
Give this recipe a try today! It’s a family favorite and sure to be a hit at your house. Plus, it’s perfect for meal prepping and freezing for later use.
If you’re up for more culinary adventures, try using cream of mushroom soup or cream of chicken soup as a flavorful alternative to ranch seasoning. The options are endless!
More Slow Cooker Pork Chop Recipes:
- Crockpot Pork Chops with Delicious Sauce
- Crock Pot Smothered Pork Chops
- Crockpot Pork Chop Dinner with Potatoes and Carrots
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