Pork Tenderloin with Orange-Chipotle Sauce

author: francineandrebecca

created: 2004-10-11 15:53:44



From Bon Appetit, May 2003 in their Mexico issue. It is intended for a barbeque grill.


1 1/2 pounds pork tenderloins 6 cups orange juice 2 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons butter 3 large shallots, finely chopped 1 cup dry white wine 2 3/4 cups low-salt chicken broth 2 tablesoons chopped fresh cilantro 1 tablespoon minced canned chipotle chiles Place pork loins in resealable plastic bag. Pour 1 cup orange juice and 1 teaspoon salt into the bag; seal. Turn to coat. Chill at least 3 hours or overnight. Melt butter in large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add shallots; saute until soft but not browned, about 2 minutes. Add wine; boil until reduced to glaze, about 10 minutes. Add 4 cups orange joice and broth; boil until reduced to 1 3/4 cups, about 45 minutes. (Can be made one day ahead. Cool. Cover and chill.) Prepare barbeque (medium-high heat). Drain pork; pat dry, Grill to desired doneness, turning often, about 18 minutes for medium. Transter to work surface; tent with foil and let stand 5 minutes. Meanwhile, bring sauce to simmer; mix in cilantro and chipotle chiles. Slice pork. Serve with sauce. Makes 2 servings.