Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Tacos

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Tacos

I was looking for an easy carnitas recipe and found this authentic version on the website Isabel Eats – I’m partial to that name so I had to try it! Print Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Tacos Author: Kristin Recipe type: Main Cuisine: Mexican Prep time:  5 mins Cook time:  4 hours Total time:  4 hours 5 mins Serves: 6   Ingredients For Carnitas 2½ pounds pork shoulder (also known as 'pork butt') 1 tablespoon lime juice 2 teaspoon coarse sea salt 2 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon oregano 1 teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon ground black pepper For Tacos corn tortillas slices of avocado cilantro, roughly chopped red onion, diced slices of lime Instructions Cut pork should into large 3-4 inch chunks, removing any excess fat. Place pork in slow cooker. Combine all other ingredients in slow cooker. Stir to mix thoroughly. Cover and cook on high for 4 hours or until very tender. When tender, pull apart with a fork. Serve on warm corn tortillas and top with onions, cilantro, avocado slices and lime juice. 3.4.3177...