Pork Chops w/ Homemade Buttermilk Ranch

April 12, 2010

Test Kitchen-Approved

Author Notes:

Pork Chops w. Homemade Buttermilk Ranch... who knew pork chops and ranch went so well together?


Serves: 2


  • 4 tablespoons buttermilk
  • 3 tablespoons mayo
  • 2-3 tablespoons sour cream
  • juice from 1 lemon
  • 1 teaspoon white wine vinegar
  • 1 anchovy filet, minced
  • 2 tablespoons chives, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh dill, chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 bone-in pork chops
  • 1-2 tablespoons olive oil
In This Recipe


  1. In a small bowl, mix together the buttermilk, mayo, sour cream, lemon juice, and vinegar until smooth. Add in anchovy, chives, and dill. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Keep in fridge while preparing chops.
  2. Season both sides of chops with salt and pepper.
  3. Heat a large skillet under medium-high heat and add olive oil. Add pork chops and cook until nicely golden brown on both sides, about 4-5 minutes per side.
  4. Serve with ranch dressing and a side of mixed vegetables and/or rice.

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Reviews (3) Questions (0)

3 Reviews

DAVILCHICK June 19, 2011
Superb. Even with "modern pork," which is less fatty than pork a generation or two ago, this is sublime. I did amp the pork a little with Penzey's Tsardust Memories blend, but even playing it straight, this would be terrific.
asiegel January 23, 2011
Very dull, and not very healthful.
Aliwaks April 23, 2010
that pork chop looks amazing, wow I think I am in serious need of a pork chop