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How much time do you cook pork loin for two persons?

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A pork loin for two people takes 20 to 40 minutes to roast in an oven set at 350 degrees Fahrenheit. A half a pork loin should be sufficient to serve two people, and it takes about 20 minutes per pound to roast at this temperature.

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How much time do you cook pork loin for two persons?
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The Food Safety Inspection Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture recommends that a pork loin be cooked until it reaches an internal temperature of 145 F; it can then be removed from the oven and allowed to rest for three minutes before serving. To make sure that the pork loin reaches a safe temperature, the USDA and the National Pork Board endorse the use of a digital cooking thermometer.

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