Brown Sugar Pork Chops 2 pork chops 1/3 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon chili powder 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder Minced/chopped garlic 1. Preheat oven to 350 2. Mix together all but minced. 3. coat both sides of pork 4. Heat a stovetop pan over medium high heat with a little bit of oil, sear the pork chops for 2-3 minutes on each side. 5.Add a little minced/chopped garlic to the top and put in the oven. Let them roast in the oven for 20-30 minutes.