In less than half an hour, you can have these Cream Cheese Pork Chops on the table, ready to eat! Coated in a cream cheese mixture, these are as easy to eat as they are to make! If you love pork chops, try my Browned Butter Pork Chops with Mushrooms.

Cream Cheese Pork Chops On White Plate with Green Beans

Cream Cheese Pork Chops

Cream cheese is not just for desserts, so keep some handy for recipes like this one. Pork chops have become one of my favorite cuts of meat. Not only do I love the taste, but pork is also packed with protein and essential vitamins and minerals that make it one of the healthier meats to eat. The more recipes I have to use with pork, the better!

Overhead of Cream Cheese Pork Chops in Blue Skillet

Cream Cheese Pork Chops Recipe

With just a few ingredients that you probably have on hand, you can have a meal packed with flavor and protein in no time at all! (Well, less than 30 minutes, so a little time, I guess😉.)

Cut into Cream Cheese Pork Chops on Plate with Green Beans

How to Make Cream Cheese Pork Chops 

It is so simple to make cream cheese pork chops, you will probably find yourself using this recipe a lot. The cream cheese mixture would also be delicious on chicken breasts!

  • Start by seasoning each of the pork chops with salt and pepper.
  • Next, in a large skillet, heat up the olive oil and cook the chops over medium heat for  8-10 minutes on each side. Check to see if the pork chops are done by using a meat thermometer. A meat thermometer should read 145°F for pork.
  • After the pork has been cooked, remove them from the skillet and tent them with aluminum foil on a plate to keep warm.
  • Then, in the same skillet, add the cream cheese, chicken broth, parmesan cheese, vinegar, and lemon juice. Mix and cook the cream cheese mixture until it is blended.
  • Finally, add the chops back into the skillet to be covered with the sauce and heated through.

Serve the pork chops with Garlic Roasted Asparagus or Roasted Parmesan Green Beans.

Piece of Cream Cheese Pork Chops on Black Fork

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5 from 5 votes

Cream Cheese Pork Chops

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Cream Cheese Pork Chops are pork chops smothered in a cream cheese mixture and are on the table in less than half an hour!


  • 4 boneless pork chops, 1-inch thick each
  • ½ teaspoon  salt
  • ½ teaspoon  pepper
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, cubed
  • 1 ½ cups chicken broth
  • ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • ¼ cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice


  • Season both sides of the pork chops with salt and pepper.
  • In a large skillet, cook pork chops in oil over medium heat for 8-10 minutes on each side or until a thermometer reads 145°F. Remove and keep warm.
  • Add the cream cheese, broth, cheese, vinegar, and lemon juice to the skillet; cook and stir until blended.
  • Return the chops to the pan to coat with the cream cheese mixture and heat through.

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  1. Fixed these tonight along with buttered rice and button mushrooms. Everyone loved it, especially with the gravy over the rice. It’s a keeper in my house.

  2. Great recipe, worked in a pinch, last minute decision family loved it, only think I altered was adding a table spoon of corn starch to chicken up the sauce a bit. Otherwise, thanks!

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