• prep: 40 min
  • cook: 3 hr 50 min
  • total: 4 hr 30 min
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  • Summary

    Tender shredded pork in a spicy red mole enveloped in light fluffy masa, these tamales take some TLC to make, but they’re delicious.

    Ingredients

    • 1 largeonion (sliced crosswise into 3 rounds)
    • 4 large clovesgarlic
    • 1 jalapeño pepper
    • 1 tablespoonvegetable oil
    • 1.4 kilogramspork shoulder
    • 60 gramsdried Pasilla chilies
    • 60 gramsdried guajillo chiles
    • 1 carrot
    • 2 bay leaves
    • 1 cinnamon stick
    • 5 cloves
    • 1 teaspoonMexican oregano
    • 1 teaspoonground coriander seed
    • 2 teaspoonssalt
    • 2 largeonions (minced)
    • 3 large clovesgarlic (minced)
    • 2 tablespoonstoasted sesame seeds
    • 400 gramswhole stewed tomatoes
    • 2 teaspoonshoney
    • 1 teaspoonsalt
    • 2 teaspoonsMexican oregano
    • 1/2 teaspoonground cumin
    • 1/2 teaspoonground coriander seed
    • 1 packagehoja de maíz para tamale (dried corn husks)
    • 4 cupsmasa harina para tamales
    • 2 teaspoonsbaking powder
    • 1 1/3 cupsmanteca (lard)
    • 3 1/2 - 4 cupreserved pork stock
    • 2 largetomatoes

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 20
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 0 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Saturated Fat: 0 g 0%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 0 mg 0%
    • Calcium: 0 mg 0%
    • Potassium: 0 mg 0%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 0 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 0 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 0%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • 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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