Introduction: How to Trim a Pork Loin

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Clean and dry the whole pork loin.

Step 1: Identify Lean Vs Fattier End

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Once you have decided which end is leaner start cutting/slicing it into pork chops. It is personal preference on thickness.

Step 2: Roasting Time

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The middle section is perfect to cut up and use as a roast. When thinking about sizes for the roast plan for a third of the loin.

Step 3: Faux Tenderloins

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Now with the last third cut lengthwise down the middle. Now you have two pieces of the pork loin that we like to use as Pork Tenderloins.

Step 4: Complete

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Using this method you have 4 cuts of meat for 4 separate meals.

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TomV4 (author)2015-10-15

The title led me to think the Instructable would provide tips on how to trim fat and connective tissues with the least waste of meat. That's the hard part for me.

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