Naturally a lot here depends with exactly *how* thin your pork is. These from Kroger were probably close to a quarter inch – super thin. As such they took just four minutes. If you have thicker pieces of pork, cook longer and always use a thermometer. I like 360F as the temp to keep the cooking time quick, but not drying out the pork too much For regular pork chops check out this guide.
Thin cut pork chops are a healthy protein choice that work well in a number of dishes; they also cook up exceedingly quickly and simply when using an air fryer. There's no splatter or mess either too - when comapred with pan frying.
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time4 minutes
Additional Time1 minute
Total Time10 minutes
Thin cut pork chops
Preheat air fryer to 360F
Season pork chops as required
Cook pork for four minutes
Turn once half way through cooking
Allow meat to rest for one to two minutes after coming out of the air fryer
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