Highway 6: Freddie’s of Kure Beach shares recipe for peach pecan pork chops

Highway 6: Freddie’s of Kure Beach shares recipe for peach pecan pork chops

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Freddie’s has been serving up Italian food in Kure Beach for almost 25 years.

Fred Shambora and Barbara Gargan opened the doors to Freddie’s in 1995. Barbara’s son, Rob, is the general manager and he shared the recipe for Freddie’s famous peach pecan pork chops with WECT’s BIll Murray.

Ingredients:

  • 4 pork chops
  • 2oz lemon pepper 
  • 1.5 cups brown sugar
  • 2 cups sliced peaches 
  • i cup toasted pecans
  • 2T unsalted butter 
  • 3 oz. peach schnapps 

Sprinkle pork chop with lemon pepper. Grill on high heat for 8-10 minutes on each side for medium rare chop.

Melt butter and brown sugar. Add pecans, peaches and peach schapps in saute pan, and stir until sugar melts to a syrup consistency.

Top pork chop with peach mixture and serve.

Simple and memorable at the same time.

To learn more about Freddie’s, check it out here.

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