Slow Cooker Carnitas Tacos with Cilantro-Lime Sauce
Slow Cooker Carnitas Tacos with Cilantro-Lime Sauce
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 6 hr
  • total: 6 hr 30 min
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  • Ingredients

    • 3-4 lb pork shoulder (bone-in or bone-out works)
    • 1 Tablespoon oil
    • pinch of salt and pepper
    • 1 cup orange juice
    • 2 Tablespoons lime juice
    • 1 bay leaf
    • 1 onion, chopped
    • 2 Tablespoons tomato paste
    • 1 Tablespoon soy sauce
    • 1 Tablespoon cumin
    • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
    • 2 teaspoons salt
    • 1 teaspoon chili powder
    • 1 Tablespoon garlic powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
    • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
    • 1/4 cup plain greek yogurt
    • 1/4 cup cilantro leaves
    • dashes of salt, pepper, cumin, garlic powder, and chili powder
    • corn or flour tortillas
    • avocado
    • tomato
    • purple cabbage

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 451 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 23 g 35.47%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 22.83%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 159 mg 52.92%
    • Sodium: 1157 mg 48.21%
    • Calcium: 61 mg 6.09%
    • Potassium: 922 mg 26.33%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 17.34%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 11 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.48%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 48 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 7.85%
    • Vitamin C 8.03%
    • Vitamin D 12.47%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat7
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total6 oz-eq

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