Combine pork and slaw for tasty tacos
Prep the pork in the morning and come home to slow-cooked perfection.
PULLED PORK TACO WITH WINTER SLAW
Serves: 4. Prep: 15 minutes. Ready in: 2 hours (oven) 8-10 hours (slow cooker).
❚ 800g pork shoulder (boneless/ skinless)
❚ 2 tablespoon pork spice mix (see recipe below) ❚ 1 red onion, thinly sliced ❚ 2 cloves minced garlic
Pork spice mix
❚ 1 tablespoon smoked paprika
❚ 1⁄ teaspoon garlic 2 ❚ 1 tsp onion powder ❚ 1 tsp oregano ❚ 1 tsp ginger ❚ 1 tsp cumin
❚ 3 tablespoons brown sugar ❚ 3 tablespoons apple cider vinegar ❚ 2 cups chicken stock
❚ 1⁄ cup Culleys chipotle 2 marinade (or use barbecue sauce) Slaw and taco ❚ 10 soft tortilla wraps
❚ 1⁄ red cabbage 4 ❚ 2 carrots ❚ 2 tablespoon mayonnaise ❚ 1 tsp white vinegar
❚ 1⁄ tsp salt 4 ❚ 25g walnuts (chopped)
❚ Remaining chipotle marinade (or use chipotle sauce) ❚ 125g sour cream ❚ 2 tablespoons coriander, finely chopped
Prepare the night before or morning of cooking.
Pat pork dry and rub with spice mix. Season and set aside. Place pork, onion and garlic in slow cooker/casserole dish, cover and set aside in fridge.
Combine pork marinade sauce in amedium bowl. Cover and set aside in the fridge.
To cook, preheat oven to 180C (if using). Add pork marinade to slow cooker/casserole dish, cover and cook in slow cooker for 9-10 hours on high. Alternatively, cook in casserole dish for about 2 hours. Pork will easily pull apart when ready.
Remove pork from slow cooker and set aside to rest.
While pork is resting, wrap tortilla wraps in foil and bake for 10-12 minutes until heated through. Finely shred cabbage until you have about 2 cups worth. Grate the carrots. Place in amedium bowl with mayonnaise, vinegar, salt and walnuts and toss to combine.
Roughly pull pork apart with two forks. Add to a bowl with 1⁄2- 1 cup of cooking liquid. Toss to combine and season to taste.
To serve, top tortillas with pulled pork, slaw, a drizzle of remaining chipotle marinade, a dollop of sour cream and a sprinkle of coriander.
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Pull your slow cooker out and make... pulled pork taco with winter slaw.