Shredded Sweet Pork(Like Cafe Rio's Sweet Pork Barbacoa)

Shredded Sweet Pork(like Cafe Rio's Sweet Pork Barbacoa) Recipe

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Connie Adams


This is made in the crockpot! You can use this meat in any type of Mexican dish that you would like. I use it in Green Chile Enchiladas, Tacos, and Quesdillas.


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10 Min
8 Hr


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  • 1
    pork butt roast
  • 2 can(s)
    coke or pepsi (not diet)
  • 1 can(s)
    frozen orange juice
  • 1 medium
    chopped onion
  • ·
    salt and pepper
  • 1 small
    can of green chile enchilada sauce(any brand)
  • ·
    brown sugar

How to Make Shredded Sweet Pork(Like Cafe Rio's Sweet Pork Barbacoa)


  1. Place pork in the bottom of a crock pot.
  2. Add 2 cans of cola, container of orange juice, and onion. Sprinkle pepper and salt on top.
  3. Cook on low for 8-10 hours.
  4. Shred meat after cooking and place it in a 12 inch skillet. Add green chile enchilada sauce and brown sugar to taste.

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About Shredded Sweet Pork(Like Cafe Rio's Sweet Pork Barbacoa)

Course/Dish: Other Sauces, Pork
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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