Lillian Russo Recipe

Tequila Lime Pork Tacos

By Lillian Russo Lilliancooks


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Serves:
6
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Lillian's Story

These are the best pork tacos I ever had! This is another recipe from my foodie friend, Pleclare! She posted this as a BBQ pork chop recipe, but I tried it this way and I've never looked back! My whole family loves this! Its an easy crockpot recipe and you'll just want to drink the marinade...its so full of flavor!

Ingredients

5
1" thick center cut boneless pork chops
2
jalapeno chilies - seeded and minced
1/4 c
fresh squeezed lime juice - about 1-2 limes
1/4 c
olive oil, extra virgin
3 Tbsp
tequila
1 Tbsp
lime peel, grated
1 Tbsp
crushed garlic
1 Tbsp
chili powder
1 tsp
dried oregano
2 tsp
kosher salt
1 1/2 tsp
ground cumin
1 tsp
black pepper
1/2 tsp
ground allspice
flour tortillas
SUGGESTED TOPPINGS
lettuce
shredded cheddar cheese
sour cream

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place pork in large resealable bag. Combine all marinade ingredients in a small bowl and pour over pork. Refrigerate overnight,turning bag occasionally.
2
Place the pork chops and all of the marinade into the crockpot. Cook on low for 4 hours.
3
Remove pork from crockpot and shred. Place back into the crockpot juices to keep moist til ready to serve.
4
When ready to serve, warm the tortillas according to package directions. Place shredded pork in tortillas and top with your favorite toppings.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pork, Tacos & Burritos
Regional Style: Mexican


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29 Comments

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Dec 20, 2013 - Bobby Webb shared this recipe with discussion group: "EVERYTHING MEXICAN"
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Lillian Russo Lilliancooks
Feb 9, 2011
YAY! Thank you! I'm so glad you liked it! Thank you for letting me know! =)
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Key Lime keylime
Feb 9, 2011
Amazing...just finished our "main" meal for lunch and these are SO delicious...if I could give you more than 5 stars I would and I wish I could send you a "blue" ribbon for this recipe...Keep 'em coming Lillian!!!~Nancy
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Lillian Russo Lilliancooks
Feb 8, 2011
Hi Colleen! Thank you! =)
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Colleen Sowa colleenlucky7
Feb 8, 2011
Yummmmmmmm!!!