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Chile Verde Recipe

Looking for an easy Chile Verde recipe? Learn how to make Chile Verde using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by gflo185

Makes 6 servings



Pork in a homemade chile verde sauce

Recipe Ingredients for Chile Verde

1 pound tomatillos
1 jalapeno pepper
1 onion, chopped
4 cloves garlic
2 tbsp olive oil
1 pound pork, diced
1/2 cup cilantro, chopped
1 tsp salt
1 tsp pepper
2 cups chicken stock, low sodium

Recipe Directions for Chile Verde

  1. Remove husk from tomatillos; Place tomatillo, jalapeno, onion and garlic in a roasting pan. Season with olive oil, salt and pepper. Stir to coat.

  2. Place in a 450 degree oven for 35 minutes or until slightly blackened.

  3. Dice 1 pound pork and season with salt, pepper and garlic. Brown pork.

  4. Remove tomatillos from oven when done. Place into a blender or food processor and puree.

  5. In a large pot, add pureed tomatillo and pork. Add enough chicken stock to cover pork. Bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer and cook for about 1 hour. Add chopped cilantro. Serve

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 262.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
208
Calories from Fat
84
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.3g
14%
Saturated Fat
2.0g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
60mg
20%
Sodium
927mg
39%
Potassium
592mg
17%
Total Carbohydrates
7.8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
1.9g
8%
Sugars
4.1g
Protein
22.8g
Vitamin A 4% Vitamin C 21%
Calcium 3% Iron 10%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • Very high in thiamin
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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