The Ultimate Spicy Tacos Al Pastor Recipe
The Ultimate Spicy Tacos Al Pastor Recipe
  • prep: 2 hr 15 min
  • cook: 1 hr 30 min
  • total: 3 hr 45 min
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  • Summary

    This Spicy Tacos Al Pastor recipe is perfect for serving a crowd. You can bake it in an oven or on the grill. It's impressive to see and even more delicious to eat.

    Ingredients

    • 2 pounds boneless pork shoulder, cut into just under 1/2 inch (3/8) slices
    • 3 tablespoons achiote paste
    • 2 tablespoons guajillo chili powder
    • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
    • 1 teaspoon dried Mexican oregano
    • 2 teaspoons cumin
    • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
    • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper
    • 1/3 cup white vinegar
    • 1/2 cup pineapple juice
    • 1 pineapple
    • Fresh cilantro, chopped
    • Green onion, diced
    • Cotija cheese, crumbled
    • Tomatoes, seeded and diced
    • Corn tortillas
    • 1 thick wooden skewer or wooden dowel, soaked in water 20 minutes.

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 1
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 2473 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 140 g 214.66%
    • Saturated Fat: 41 g 206.35%
    • Trans Fat: 5 g %
    • Cholesterol: 225 mg 75%
    • Sodium: 11981 mg 499.22%
    • Calcium: 490 mg 49.04%
    • Potassium: 733 mg 20.93%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 18 mg 98.67%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 214 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 23 g 91.64%
    • Sugar: 39 g
    • Protein: 93 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 179.49%
    • Vitamin C 140.33%
    • 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 - Fat25
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch12
    • Exchange - Vegetables6
    • Exchange - Lean Meat7
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total4 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total9 oz-eq

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