Pork Tenderloin with Apricot Cinnamon Glaze

6
Medium
Dinner

Characteristics

Dairy Free Without gluten Without peanuts Without nuts Low in Saturated Fat

Nutritional Facts Per Serving

270
Calories
22 g
Protein
27 g
Carbs
0 g
fiber
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Nutritional Facts

1 6
  • Amount For Serving % Daily Value
  • Calories 270
  • Lipides 7 g
    • Saturated fat  1.5 g
  • Cholesterol 60 mg
  • Sodium  150 mg
  • Carbs 27 g
    • fiber  0 g
    • Sugar  20 g
  • Protein 22 g

Ingredients

  • 1 whole pork tenderloin (11/2 to 12/3 pounds total)
  • 2 tablespoons Sensations Extra Virgin 100% Olive Oil
  • salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 2/3 cup Compliments Pure Apricot Jam
  • 2 tablespoons Compliments White Wine Vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons firmly packed Light Brown Sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon Compliments ground cinnamon

Method

  1. Preheat oven to 425°F. Brush pork (you will have 2 pieces of meat) all over with olive oil and season to taste with salt and pepper. Place pork on a rack in a roasting pan. Roast for 15 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, mix together jam, vinegar, brown sugar,and cinnamon over medium heat. Stir often until gently simmering and blended, then remove from heat. 
  3. When pork has roasted 15 minutes,spoon half the jam mixture over the meat.
  4. Continue roasting until glaze browns, 6-7 more minutes. Top meat with remaining jam mixture andcontinue roasting until pork registers 160°F on a meat thermometer in center, 3-4 more minutes.
  5. Transfer pork to a platter or carving board and let stand a few minutes before slicing.
Apricot Jam
If you aren’t into jam on toast and want a fun way to use of the rest of your apricot jam, try this for a delicious ice cream topping. 
  1. Mix equalparts jam and orange juice concentrate in a small saucepan. 
  2. Bring to a simmer until blended. Cool completely then spoon over vanilla ice cream or frozen yogurt.

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