Healthy Recipe | Herb Stuffed Pork Loin

INGREDIENTS:

1 Boneless pork loin roast (3lbs)

¼ C. Dijon mustard

4 garlic cloves, minced

1 tsp. Salt

1/3 C. chives, minced

2-3/4 tsp. pepper divided

4 tsp. rubbed sage

1 Tbsp. Olive oil

2 tsp. dried thyme

1 tsp. dried rosemary

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 °. Start about a third in from one side, make a length-wise slit down the roast within ½ inch of bottom. Turn roast over and make another slit, starting from opposite side. Open roast so I lays flat; cover with plastic wrap. Flatten to ¾ in. thickness; remove plastic wrap.
  2. Combine mustard and garlic; rub 2/3 of mixture over roast. Combine chives, sage, thyme, rosemary and ¾ tsp. pepper and ½ tsp. salt. Sprinkle 2/3 of herb mixture over roast. Roll up jelly-style, starting with long side; tie with kitchen string. Rub oil over roast; sprinkle with reaming salt and pepper.
  3. Bake for 1 hour. Remove and brush remaining mixture over roast.

Bake for 20-25 minutes longer until thermometer reads 160°.

  1. Let stand for 10 minutes before slicing.

Servings: 1 oz. pork = 1 protein

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