Air Fryer Stuffed Pork Chops: A Deliciously Easy Dish

These air fryer stuffed pork chops are a mouthwatering combination of tender pork and fluffy stuffing, cooked to perfection in your air fryer. It’s a meal that’s perfect for any occasion, whether it’s a special holiday dinner or a quick weeknight meal. The best part? It takes less than 30 minutes to make!

Easy Air Fryer Stuffed Pork Chops: A Home-Cooked Delight

Air fryer stuffed pork chops are a true testament to the joys of home cooking. This comforting dish can be prepared in various ways, but when you’re short on time, nothing beats the convenience of the air fryer.

With the air fryer, you can achieve tender and juicy pork chops while the Stove Top stuffing turns golden-brown on the outside and remains fluffy on the inside. It’s an incredibly easy meal that works well for both casual dinners and more formal gatherings.

Make incredible stuffed pork chops in half the time with your air fryer!
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Ingredients: A Flavorful Combination

The onion, celery, and cranberries are optional, but they add a lovely textural element to the stuffing that I highly recommend. If desired, you can serve the gravy on the side for everyone to add to their own plate.

Air fryer stuffed pork chops ingredients ready to assemble and cook.
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  • Chicken Broth – ½ cups broth or water.
  • Stove Top Stuffing – 6 ounces of boxed stuffing mix.
  • Milk – ½ cup.
  • Butter – 2 tablespoons.
  • Pork Chops – 1 ½ pounds of thick-cut boneless pork loins or bone-in pork chops.
  • Salt & Pepper – ½ teaspoon each or more to taste.
  • Onion Powder – ¼ teaspoon.
  • White Onion (optional) – ½ cup of diced white or yellow onion for the stuffing.
  • Celery (optional) – ½ cup, for stuffing.
  • Dried Cranberries (optional) – ½ cup, for stuffing.
  • Gravy (optional) – For serving.
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For detailed instructions and additional tips, please visit the Hook’d Up Bar and Grill website.

How To Make Air Fryer Stuffed Pork Chops: Simple Steps

Making these delicious stuffed pork chops is a breeze with the help of your air fryer. All you need is a sharp knife, a large bowl, a silicone spatula, and, of course, your air fryer.

  1. Prep. Preheat your air fryer to 380°F (193°C). Meanwhile, microwave 1 ½ cups of chicken broth for 2+ minutes until boiling.
  2. Make Stuffing. In a large mixing bowl, combine 6 ounces of Stove Top stuffing mix with 2 cups of hot chicken broth, 2 tablespoons of butter, and ½ cup of milk. Mix well, and add optional ingredients if desired.
  3. Butterfly pork chops. Trim any excess fat from the pork chops and cut them ¾ of the way through the thickest part, creating a pocket for the stuffing.
  4. Season. Sprinkle salt, pepper, and onion powder on both sides of each pork chop.
  5. Stuff. Fill each pork chop with approximately ½ a cup of stuffing and transfer them to the air fryer basket.
  6. Air Fry. Cook the stuffed pork chops at 380°F (193°C) for 12-15 minutes or until they reach an internal temperature of 145°F (63°C). Let them rest for 5 minutes before serving. Top with gravy if desired.

I recommend serving these delectable air fryer stuffed pork chops with some quick microwaved cauliflower and broccoli. For more ideas on what to serve with pork chops, check out our website.

Storing & Reheating: Enjoying Leftovers

Refrigerate any leftover air-fried pork chops in a shallow airtight container for up to 3-4 days.

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To reheat, you can either bake the stuffed pork chops in a dish or pan with a splash of broth at 350°F (180°C) for 10-15 minutes or until they reach an internal temperature of 145°F (63°C). Alternatively, you can return them to your preheated air fryer and heat at 350°F (175°C) for 6-8 minutes or until heated through.

Try More Air Fryer Recipes

The air fryer is a versatile appliance that opens up a world of culinary possibilities. Here are a few more delicious recipes you can try:

  • Thick Cut Pork Chops
  • Pork Belly
  • Duck Legs
  • Sausage & Peppers
  • Chicken Thighs
  • Lamb Chops

For the complete recipe and more tempting dishes, head over to the Hook’d Up Bar and Grill website.

Enjoy your flavorful and easy air fryer stuffed pork chops!


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