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Chili Verde Recipe

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


Submitted by pedwardsak

Makes 12 servings



Spicy Pork main dish. Great with spicy black beans!

Recipe Ingredients for Chili Verde

5 pounds pork roast
1 T Chili Powder
2 T Menudo Spice Mix
2 T cumin powder
1 T garlic salt
6 tomatillos
8 green onions
4 jalapeno peppers
30 oz In Brine Cactus
20 sprigs cilantro

Recipe Directions for Chili Verde

Take the meat off the bone and remove as much fat as possible. Then cut into 1 to 1 1/2" cubes. Put in big bowl. Mix together chili power, menudo mix, cumin powder and garlic salt. Then stir them into the meat and let stand for one hour. In a blender, in this order, put half of the tomatillos, jalapenos, cilantro, green onions and cactus with juice. Pour over the meat and then do the same with the remaining half of the ingredients. Also pour over the meat. Do not stir in. Refrigerate overnight. Next morning, put it all in a crock pot after stirring it up. Cook for 8 hours on low.
Categories

Pork

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 302.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
424
Calories from Fat
171
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
19.0g
29%
Saturated Fat
6.5g
33%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
166mg
55%
Sodium
598mg
25%
Potassium
892mg
25%
Total Carbohydrates
19.0g
6%
Dietary Fiber
3.7g
15%
Sugars
1.3g
Protein
55.4g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 16%
Calcium 9% Iron 23%
* 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
B+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • Very high in thiamin
  • High in vitamin B6
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
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