Grilled Pork Shoulder Tacos

  • prep: 12 hr
  • cook: 4 hr
  • total: 16 hr
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  • Summary

    Grilled pork shoulder for delicious summer tacos.

    Ingredients

    • 1 5-pound pork shoulder, skin scored with a knife
    • 8 hatch chiles (or other similarly sized chiles), cleaned and dried
    • 1 cup cilantro, leaves only
    • juice of 1 lime
    • ½ onion, roughly chopped
    • 4 cloves of garlic, peeled
    • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
    • 2 tablespoon molasses (optional - add more brown sugar if you don't have molasses)
    • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
    • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
    • small pinch cinnamon (less than ? teaspoon)
    • 1 12-ounce Mexican beer (I used Negra Modelo)
    • 1 onion, roughly chopped
    • tortillas
    • diced red onion
    • cilantro
    • salsa

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 25
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 75 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 4 g 6.12%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 7.17%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 16 mg 5.44%
    • Sodium: 75 mg 3.11%
    • Calcium: 13 mg 1.25%
    • Potassium: 106 mg 3.03%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 2.23%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 5 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.08%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 1.52%
    • Vitamin C 16.75%
    • Vitamin D 2.77%
    • * 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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