June is a great month for enjoying a cookout and bringing your grill back to life after a long winter break. Grilled pork chops are a classic, but paired with onions caramelized in maple syrup this dish will wow your family and friends. The all-natural syrup complements the smoky meat flavors with sweet and savory notes. Using common kitchen ingredients, this undemanding meal is perfect for an impromptu summer gathering.
- In a saucepan, caramelize the onions in oil and butter on low heat.
- Deglaze pan with wine or cider and reduce to half.
- Add the maple syrup and season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Continue cooking until the sauce thickens.
Serve with grilled pork chops.