• prep: 15 min
  • cook: 8 min
  • total: 23 min
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  • Summary

    Make taco night a special night! Ditch the ground beef with the taco seasoning and try these easy and flavorful slow cooker carnitas tacos.

    Ingredients

    • 3 pounds boneless pork shoulder (butt) roast
    • 3 teaspoons kosher salt
    • 2 teaspoons cumin
    • 1 tablespoon oregano
    • olive oil
    • 1/4 cup of chicken or beef stock
    • 3/4 cup fresh squeezed orange juice
    • juice of 1/2 a lemon
    • 7 cloves garlic
    • 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 564 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 41 g 63.21%
    • Saturated Fat: 14 g 70.89%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 161 mg 53.67%
    • Sodium: 1135 mg 47.28%
    • Calcium: 68 mg 6.79%
    • Potassium: 829 mg 23.67%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 18.55%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 7 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 2.87%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 40 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 3.08%
    • Vitamin C 35.43%
    • Vitamin D 39.69%
    • * 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 - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat6
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total6 oz-eq

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