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Pork Carnitas Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
The Saar Family

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. ground cumin
1 tsp. paprika
1 tsp. chili powder
tsp. crumbled dried oregano
tsp. ground coriander
tsp. ground cinnamon
2 - 4 bay leaves
2 c. no sodium added chicken stock
1 jar salsa verde (low sodium)
4-5 lb. pork loin

Directions:
Directions:
Spray bottom of crockpot. Place bay leaves on bottom. Cut pork loin into large -inch thick slices and place in crockpot. Add dry seasoning to top of pork. Add chicken stock on top. Cook on low seven to eight hours or until pork is easy to shred. Once pork is cooked, skim all fat off top and remove about half of the liquid. Shred the pork in crockpot, add whole jar of salsa verde. Leave in crockpot for an additional 15 minutes. Serve with your favorite taco toppings & enjoy!

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
We enjoy this pork as leftovers for days! Great in tacos, burritos and salads.

 

 

 

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