Sweet and Spicy Pork Roast

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"This slow cooked roast is browned with a dry meat rub, then slow cooked for 6-8 hours on low in the crock pot. Tender and juicy, it has sweet flavor with a bit of heat. great with Black beans and yellow rice or just a salad."
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



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  1. Arrange onion and apple slices and ½ of the garlic (reserve the other half) evenly over the bottom of the slow cooker.
  2. Mix all meat rub ingredients and sprinkle ½ on each side of the roast. Massage spice mixture into roast for 1-2 minutes.
  3. Brown roast over medium heat on all sides. Cooking spray can be used, but is usually not necessary.
  4. Place roast on top of onions, apples and garlic in the crock pot.
  5. Mix all cooking liquid ingredients and pour over and around the roast.
  6. Sprinkle the oregano and reserved garlic over top of the roast.
  7. Cover, and cook on Low for 6 to 8 hours, or on High for 3 to 4 hours.



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