Latin Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tortas
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Latin Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tortas

Spice things up with this slow cooker pulled pork recipe, complete with Latin flare.

12
servings
55 min
PREP TIME
04 hrs 55 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Pork

2 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter

1 (4- to 5-pound) pork blade or shoulder roast, cut in half

3/4 cup chicken broth

1 tablespoon garlic powder

Pork

1 tablespoon ground cumin

1 tablespoon chipotles in adobo sauce, chopped

1 medium orange, cut into 6 slices

1 teaspoon salt

Tortas

12 bolillo rolls, split

1 (16-ounce) can refried black beans

1 1/2 cups pico de gallo

2 avocados, pitted, peeled, thinly sliced

Pickled jalapeño peppers, if desired

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Melt butter in 12-inch skillet over high heat. Sear pork on all sides 10-15 minutes or until brown and crust begins to form. Place pork roast into 4- to 5-quart slow cooker.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine chicken broth, garlic powder, ground cumin and chipotles in bowl. Pour over pork roast; top with orange slices.

  3. STEP 3

    Cover; cook on Low heat setting 6-8 hours, or High heat setting 4-6 hours or until pork pulls easily apart with fork. Remove pork from slow cooker. Pull pork into shreds using 2 forks, discarding fat.

  4. STEP 4

    Spread 2 tablespoons refried black beans onto inside of each bolillo roll. Fill with about 1/2 cup pulled pork, 2 tablespoons pico de gallo, sliced avocado and sliced jalapeño peppers, if desired.

Nutrition

800Calories
33Fat (mg)
125Cholesterol (mg)
660Sodium (mg)
74Carbohydrates (g)
7Dietary Fiber
48Protein (g)

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