Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas Recipe

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas – Flavorful, juicy pork that cooks all day in your crockpot. Serve over corn tortillas with all of your favorite toppings for a delicious, easy dinner.


– Boneless pork roast – Salt, pepper, and garlic powder – Olive oil – Garlic – Paprika – Cumin – Chipotle peppers in adobo sauce – Chicken broth

With a sharp knife, trim excess fat from pork. Liberally season all sides with salt, pepper, and garlic powder.

Step 1

In a large sauce pan, heat olive oil over medium-high heat. Brown pork on all sides, about 2-3 minutes per side.

Step 2

In a small bowl combine paprika, cumin, 1 teaspoon garlic powder, oregano, onion powder, and chili powder. Sprinkle evenly over all sides of pork.

Step 3

Add chicken broth, chipotle peppers, and sauce to bowl of slow cooker. Place pork on top and cover with lid.

Step 4

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