Crock Pot Carnitas

Crock Pot Carnitas created by DeliciousAsItLooks

This is an easy way to make delicious Carnitas (Mexican style shredded pork) in a crock pot. Serve with flour or corn tortillas, taco chips, refried beans, salsa, shredded cheese, etc.

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6hrs 5mins
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  • Add hot chicken broth to crock pot.
  • Add spices and lime juice to crock pot and mix well into chicken broth.
  • Add pork to crock pot.
  • Cover and cook on High for 4 to 6 hours or until most of water is reduced and a thick gravy like sauce forms.
  • Shred meat and mix into thickened cooking sauces.
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"This is an easy way to make delicious Carnitas (Mexican style shredded pork) in a crock pot. Serve with flour or corn tortillas, taco chips, refried beans, salsa, shredded cheese, etc."

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  1. ColoradoCooking
    This is an awesome recipe! Made killer soft tacos.
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  2. DeliciousAsItLooks
    Excellent recipe! So easy, and the meat came out so tender and full of flavor. I do recommend reducing the broth to about 2 cups, since the meat itself releases a lot of liquid.
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