Slow roast pork butt in this recipe for tender carnitas from diners drive ins and dives on food network and serve it as a base for tacos tamales and more.
Flour tortillas recipe. I throw these carnitas into this breakfast burrito recipe i saute green beans with the rendered fat and pork shreds i make huevos rancheros with the meat and so on. This has been one of the all time most popular recipes since i first published it. This recipe tastes exactly the way authentic carnitas should full flavored juicy porky goodness. This carnitas recipe makes for crispy and tender chunks of pork that are just like the authentic carnitas you get at the restaurant.
The remaining meat is frozen. This recipe makes the best carnitas we have ever tasted. First it cooks slowly in a crock pot on the stove or in your slow cooker before you put it into the oven to become crispy and caramelized. This easy carnitas recipe makes the best carnitas.
The secret to this recipe is the quick frying. How i make carnitas pork butt pork skin spare ribs easy steph by steph viewsrecipe carnitas stephbystephoh yeah oh siiii if you make a views re. Updated with new photos and video in 2018 and some housekeeping in march 2019. Patricia collins imbler oregon.
Theyre simple to make. Carnitas recipe originally published 2014. Serve up these carnitas for dinner and youll have some very happy faces at the table. Rich tender shredded pork with crispy crunchy edges perfect for tacos burritos or just eating by the forkful.
You can use carnitas to make all sorts of meals but a simple taco topped with a sharp salsa verde is my default option. Only now you can kiss getting popped by flying skillet grease goodbye and shave about a hundred or so calories from the recipe while youre at it. No change to recipe i wouldnt dare. We crisp up one portion to eat right away.
Post includes step by step instructions and everything you ever wanted to know about making. Ever hear of carnitas. We then divide the meat and juice in to 3 portions. This mexican pulled pork is the perfect filling for tacos.
Be sure the meat is well drained before its placed in oil though or it will splatter and pop. An authentic pork carnitas recipe that is completely addictive.