Healthy Slow Cooker Carnitas

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 20
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 179.2
  • Total Fat: 13.1 g
  • Cholesterol: 51.1 mg
  • Sodium: 116.9 mg
  • Total Carbs: 1.1 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.1 g
  • Protein: 13.2 g

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Number of Servings: 20


    1 2-2.5 pound pork shoulder
    2 C beef broth
    2 tbsp garlic powder
    2 tbsp onion powder
    2 tbsp cumin
    2 tbsp ground black pepper


Place all ingredients in a slow cooker and cook on low for 8-10 hours, until the meat pulls apart easily. If you're home during this time, it couldn't hurt to baste it every hour or so.

Makesa 20-25 carnitas tacos. Serve with pico de gallo, sour cream or your favorite toppings.

Number of Servings: 20

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user KINGRACHELE1.