(WJBK) - As many as three million Americans have type 1 diabetes, according to the JDRF. Moreso, about 15,000 children and 15,000 adults are diagnosed each year.
You can help fund research of this disease by just dining out at your favorite TEAM Schostak Family Restaurant, such as Applebee's, Olga's Kitchen, MOD Pizza or Del Taco on Thursday, August 18. Funds benefit the JDRF.
Heidi Fisher from JDRF and Executive Chef Andre Rodriguez from Applebee's joined us in the FOX 2 Cooking School to tell us more about the event.
You can get the recipe for Chef Andre's Applebee's pork chop below.
10 oz. Pork Chop
Blackened seasoning (to taste)
1 Tbsp. Maple Butter
3 oz. Applebe Chutney
1 tsp. Chopped Parsley
Grill pork chop applying heavy seasoning to each side.
Pour apple chutney on dish, placing pork chop on top.
Top the pork chop with the maple butter and sprinkle evenly with parsley.