Easy Chile Verde (Green Chile Pork Stew)

Total Time
8hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 hrs

My favorite chili is chile verde. I just love the taste of the green chiles. This is an easier version than many for this stew and is ideal for the crockpot! Recipe is from a book of favorite crockpot recipes.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a 3-1/2 quart crockpot, combine the pork, potatoes, onions, green chiles, and corn kernels.
  2. In a bowl, combine the sugar, cumin or chili powder, oregano and salsa verde. Mix well to combine and pour over contents of crockpot. Mix entire contents by stirring gently.
  3. Cover crockpot and cook until tender on LO heat for 6-8 hours. Or cook on HI heat for 4-5 hours.
  4. Serve stew over hot cooked rice and garnish with chopped cilantro.
Most Helpful

This is delicious. It certainly got rave reviews from everyone. I used 2 thick, bone in chops which I cooked in the slow cooker until tender. The meat was removed from the bone and cut into cubes. Potatoes and fresh off the cob corn kernels were added along with about 2 cups of stock. The salsa did not yield enough cooking liquid. The finished stew was served over rice as suggested with warmed corn tortillas on the side.

PaulaG July 30, 2011