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Slow Cooker Pork Chile Verde

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WW Freestyle: 5
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs
A deliciously easy, Mexican-inspired slow cooker recipe for pork loin smothered in a bold and flavorful chile verde sauce.
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 10
Calories: 275

Ingredients

For the Pork:

  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 3 pounds boneless pork loin roast, cut into cubes
  • 3 carrots, sliced into coins or shredded
  • 1 yellow onion, diced
  • 6 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 28-oz can green enchilada sauce
  • 1 cup salsa verde
  • 1 4-oz can chopped green chiles
  • ½ teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • fresh ground black pepper, to taste

For Serving:

  • Prepared rice
  • Flour Tortillas, warmed
  • Jalapenos, seeded and thinly sliced, for garnish
  • Chopped fresh cilantro, for garnish
  • Sour cream, for garnish
  • Lime wedges

Instructions 

  • Heat oil in a large skillet.
  • To the hot oil, add pork, carrots, onions, and garlic; saute until pork is browned on all sides.
  • Remove skillet from heat and transfer pork mixture to a 6-quart, or larger, slow cooker.
  • Stir in the enchilada sauce, salsa verde, green chiles, salt, and pepper; cover the slow cooker and cook on LOW for 6 hours, or until meat is tender and internal temperature registers at 145˚F. Using an instant read thermometer, start checking for doneness around the 4-hour mark.
  • Remove cover, stir, taste for salt and pepper, and adjust.
  • Let stand 8 to 10 minutes.
  • Garnish with jalapenos and cilantro.
  • Serve over prepared rice or tortillas with sour cream and lime wedges.

Notes

NET CARBS: 10 g
Nutrition Facts
Slow Cooker Pork Chile Verde
Amount Per Serving
Calories 275 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Fat 10g15%
Saturated Fat 5g25%
Cholesterol 86mg29%
Sodium 1092mg46%
Potassium 649mg19%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 8g9%
Protein 32g64%
Vitamin A 3742IU75%
Vitamin C 9mg11%
Calcium 23mg2%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Keywords: crock pot pork, easy pork recipe, pork chili verde, slow cooker pork loin