Southern Sweet Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

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Roberta Williamson Modified: March 23, 2022
Southern Sweet Grilled Pork Chops Recipe

How To Make Southern Sweet Grilled Pork Chops

Take out the grill and start cooking up these sweetened grilled pork chops! Whip these up for your next grill party for a filling plate of tasty chops.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Marinate Time: 1 hour
Total: 1 hour 25 minutes



  • ½cupbarbecue sauce
  • ¼cupapple butter
  • 2tbspbrown sugar
  • 1tbspground black pepper
  • 2garlic clovesminced
  • 4ozpork chops


  1. Whisk the barbecue sauce, apple butter, brown sugar, black pepper, and garlic together in a microwave-safe bowl.

  2. Heat in the microwave for 30 seconds, until sugar dissolves. Stir until the sauce is smooth.

  3. Place the pork chops on a plate, then pour the sauce over the chops.

  4. Refrigerate for 1 to 2 hours.

  5. Preheat an outdoor grill for medium-high heat, then lightly oil the grate.

  6. Cook the pork chops on grill for 15 minutes, until cooked through. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the center should read 145 degrees F (63 degrees C).

  7. Serve warm, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 218.61kcal
  • Fat: 3.87g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.20g
  • Trans Fat: 0.03g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1.40g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.55g
  • Carbohydrates: 37.47g
  • Fiber: 1.41g
  • Sugar: 30.04g
  • Protein: 8.68g
  • Cholesterol: 26.08mg
  • Sodium: 516.34mg
  • Calcium: 45.03mg
  • Potassium: 308.25mg
  • Iron: 0.92mg
  • Vitamin A: 6.86µg
  • Vitamin C: 1.05mg
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