This mexican pulled pork is the perfect filling for tacos.
Indian butter chicken. Slow roast pork butt in this recipe for tender carnitas from diners drive ins and dives on food network and serve it as a base for tacos tamales and more. Updated with new photos and video in 2018 and some housekeeping in march 2019. I throw these carnitas into this breakfast burrito recipe i saute green beans with the rendered fat and pork shreds i make huevos rancheros with the meat and so on. This has been one of the all time most popular recipes since i first published it.
Theyre simple to make. Be sure the meat is well drained before its placed in oil though or it will splatter and pop. This recipe makes the best carnitas we have ever tasted. You can use carnitas to make all sorts of meals but a simple taco topped with a sharp salsa verde is my default option.
No change to recipe i wouldnt dare. This easy carnitas recipe makes the best carnitas. Serve up these carnitas for dinner and youll have some very happy faces at the table. Theyre easy to make pork crisps that are very popular in mexico.
We then divide the meat and juice in to 3 portions. Ever hear of carnitas. Post includes step by step instructions and everything you ever wanted to know about making. An authentic pork carnitas recipe that is completely addictive.
Ill list details for that in the recipe box below but feel. We crisp up one portion to eat right away. First it cooks slowly in a crock pot on the stove or in your slow cooker before you put it into the oven to become crispy and caramelized. The remaining meat is frozen.
Carnitas recipe originally published 2014. This recipe tastes exactly the way authentic carnitas should full flavored juicy porky goodness. The secret to this recipe is the quick frying. Rich tender shredded pork with crispy crunchy edges perfect for tacos burritos or just eating by the forkful.
This carnitas recipe makes for crispy and tender chunks of pork that are just like the authentic carnitas you get at the restaurant. Since we are a small family we cook the carnitas in the slow cooker as directed.