Slow Cooker Carnitas Tacos

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READY IN: 10hrs 1min
Recipe by Chef JDecember28

From the Commercial Appeal food section by Jennifer Chandler with a few changes

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut white rough and fat off shoulder.
  2. Rinse and dry shoulder.
  3. Mix salt, pepper, and cummin.
  4. Rub pork with salt, pepper, and cumin.
  5. Let sit overnite to marinade.
  6. Next morning, put in large slo-cooker on low. Cover with rotel.
  7. Cover and cook for 8 to 10 hours.
  9. Try to transfer to plate. Remove bones and shred meat.
  10. If not able to transfer, while in cooker, pull bones N joints out, and shred meat in cooker.
  11. _-_-_-_-_.
  12. Assemble tacos.
  13. Remove and drain meat as needed (1 at a time) for tacos with slotted spoon.
  14. Garnish with sour cream, salsa, and cilantro leaves.
  15. *****.
  16. Leftovers are great heated with BBQ sauce.

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