From the February/March 2020 issue
Prep Time: 20 mins
Cook Time: 55 mins, plus 8-12 hrs brine time
Serves 4-6

Black pepper may help the nutrients from foods you eat get to different parts of your body and allow you to more readily absorb them.


  • 1-1/2 cups cold water
  • 1/4 cup of salt
  • 1/3 cup maple syrup or apple juice
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp black peppercorns
  • 1-1/2 to 2 lb pork tenderloin, left whole
  • 1 TBSP ghee
  • 4 fresh apples, peeled

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