Loin Center Cut Chop

Loin Center Cut Chop

Take the meat out of the fridge for 20-30 minutes to let it come to room temperature out of direct sun.

Pan-frying

  1. In a frying pan, over medium heat, heat a little olive oil. Cook the chops for 4 minutes on each side or until the meat thermometer inserted in the centre reads 71 °C (160 °F).
     

Oven cooking

  1. Preheat oven to 180 °C (350 °F).
  2. In an ovenproof skillet, heat a little olive oil over medium-high heat. Sear the chops for 2 minutes on each side.
  3. Continue cooking in the oven for 10 to 12 minutes or until the meat thermometer inserted in the centre reads 71 °C (160 °F).
     

Barbecue cooking

  1. Preheat barbecue to medium intensity.
  2. Cook the bone-in chops for 7 to 8 minutes on each side or until the meat thermometer inserted in the centre reads 71 °C (160 °F).