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Caribbean Pork Roast Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Karen Antolak
Added: Monday, June 26, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
8 cloves garlic, peeled
1 1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp dried oregano leaves
1 tsp whole black peppercorns
2 T lime juice (one lime)
1 4 lb loin center rib roast

Directions:
Directions:
Using a mortar and pestle or a heavy glass in a cereal bowl, mash garlic, salt, oregano, and peppercorns into a thick paste. Stir in lime juice. With a knife score fat side of the pork. Rub garlic mixture into scored fat. Cover and Refrigerate 8-24 hours. Remove pork and let stand at room temperature 30 minutes before baking.

Bake at 325 for 2-2 1/2 hours.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8-12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
24 hours before you plan to bake for 2-2 1/2 hours
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I sometimes substitute lemon juice if I don't have limes. I also have baked this right after I put it together and it is fine but more flavorful if left to marinate overnight. This is also very good on a standing rib roast. It was one of our New Year's Day rib roast dinner recipes.

 

 

 

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