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Delicious Air Fryer Kassler Chops

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Indulge in the deliciousness of these Air Fryer Kassler Chops. Perfectly cooked to a golden crisp, these chops delight all meat lovers. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed!

Where do Kassler chops come from?

German cuisine, and made from pork loin chops, though sometimes cut from the neck, that have been lightly smoked. The Kassler chops sold commercially in South Africa are cuts of pork that have been cold-smoked and dry-cured

Make every meal special with these Air Fryer Kassler Chops with a Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze

First, we’ll treat our Kassler chops to a rub-down of paprika and black pepper. This simple action ensures every bite packs a flavorful punch. Air fryer recipes shine when it comes to health benefits, slashing the oil but keeping all the yum. These pork chops will hit the air fryer next.

They need just 12 minutes at 190C / 375F, a quick flip at the halfway mark seals the deal. What emerges is a fuss-free dinner, ready in moments.

To whip up a mouth-watering Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze, start by combining honey with Colman mustard, grainy mustard, and balsamic vinegar. Ensuring these ingredients are well mixed is crucial. Move on to microwaving the blend on high. A key step here involves stirring the mixture every minute. This prevents any hot spots from ruining your glaze. Microwaves vary in power, so while some might need just two minutes, others might require three. Adjust accordingly, aiming for that perfect consistency to elevate your Air Fryer Kassler Chops.

For an effortless side, potatoes become your go-to. Begin by giving them a good wash and scrub. Don’t forget to prick them with a fork; this lets steam escape, ensuring they cook evenly. Pop these prepped spuds into a bag you’ve also given a few holes, and microwave them. Five minutes per potato should do the trick. When they’re done, slice a deep cross on top for those tasty fillings. Start with a teaspoon of butter, then season with salt and pepper. Here’s where you can get creative. Try sour cream, a splash of mayonnaise, or go bold with spoonfuls of the honey mustard balsamic glaze from your Air Fryer Kassler Chops. This method promises a quick side that brilliantly complements your main dish, elevating simple weeknight dinners into comforting feasts.

Kassler Chops, Honey Glaze & Potatoes

Seasoning Kassler chops with paprika and black pepper marked the beginning of an effortless cooking journey. These were then placed in the air fryer for 12 minutes at 190C / 375F, flipping once to ensure even cooking. The emphasis on air fryer recipes like this one spotlights not just convenience but also a healthier approach to preparing comfort food versus baking it in oil.

The Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze, concocted from honey, Colman mustard, grainy mustard, and balsamic vinegar, was microwaved until it reached perfection. This process was tweaked with timely stirring at one-minute intervals, ideally for two or three minutes, depending on the power of your microwave.

Accompanying the chops, potatoes were quickly microwaved after a simple wash and prick routine, providing a splendid side that compliments the main dish. This trio invites you to tweak and share the recipes, making each meal an exploration of flavors that suit your palette.

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Delicious Air Fryer Kassler Chops

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  • Author: EsmeSalon
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 12
  • Total Time: 22 minutes
  • Yield: 6 1x
  • Category: Dinner
  • Method: Easy
  • Cuisine: German


Craving a gourmet meal at home? Try our Air Fryer Kassler Chops with a Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze! This dish is easy to make and incredibly delicious.


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Kassler Chops

Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze


Kassler Chops

  1. Rub seasoning into the chops and air fry for 12 minutes at 190C/375F turning halfway.

Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze

  1. Mix and Microwave on high for 3 minutes, stirring at 1-minute intervals (you might only need 2 minutes, depending on your Microwave).


  1. Wash, scrub, and prick each potato with a fork.
  2. Place it in a pierced plastic bag, and microwave on high for 5 minutes per potato.
  3. Cut a deep cross, add a tsp of butter, salt, and pepper (sour cream, mayonnaise, etc.)




  • Serving Size: 1 chop
  • Calories: 328
  • Sugar: 12 g
  • Sodium: 177.1 mg
  • Fat: 8.6 g
  • Saturated Fat: 2.9 g
  • Trans Fat: 0 g
  • Carbohydrates: 12.4 g
  • Fiber: 0.2 g
  • Protein: 47.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 132.3 mg
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Add some extra taste to your meals with these Air Fryer Kassler Chops with a Honey Mustard Balsamic Glaze

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