Beer and Brown Sugar Pork Chops 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup soy sauce 1 cup of dark beer 1 teaspoon minced garlic 4 boneless pork chops, about 3/4 inch thick 1. Mix brown sugar, ginger, soy sauce, beer, and garlic together. Place chops in an airtight container and pour marinade over it. Make sure chops are fully submerged and refrigerate overnight. Grill on medium heat.