Pork Carnitas (Instant Pot and Slow Cooker)
Pork Carnitas (Instant Pot and Slow Cooker)
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 10 min
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  • Summary

    This Pork Carnitas recipe, made either in the Instant Pot or Slow Cooker, is an easy and flavorful dinner or meal prep for a healthy start to the New Year. It's Whole30, Paleo and Keto friendly and pairs with so many different sides that makes it a no-brainer to put on your cooking list now.

    Ingredients

    • For Carnitas
    • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
    • 3 garlic cloves
    • 1 onion, sliced
    • 2-3 pound boneless pork butt, cut into 4 pieces
    • 1-½ teaspoon salt
    • 1 teaspoon pepper
    • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
    • 1 teaspoon chili powder
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1 lime (to garnish)
    • To serve
    • Healthy Cole Slaw
    • Tortillas or Cauli-rice
    • Cilantro
    • Avocado

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 30 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 2 g 3.72%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 1.43%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 603 mg 25.14%
    • Calcium: 7 mg 0.72%
    • Potassium: 23 mg 0.67%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.9%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 2 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.78%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 2.72%
    • Vitamin C 6.62%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat0
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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