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Slow Cooker Carnitas

In this video, you’ll see how to make carnitas in the slow cooker. It’s so quick and easy to prepare: Simply combine ingredients in the slow cooker, and then come home to tender, wonderfully spiced pork that’s a great filling for tamales, tacos, burritos, and enchiladas. Watch the video, then get Erin’s 5-star recipe for Slow Cooker Carnitas. This tender shredded pork also makes delicious barbecue—just top with BBQ sauce and serve on a bun!

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  • Arlene

One fast way to crisp up the carnitas is to spread the shredded meat out in a baking pan, toss them in a little of the broth and fat from the slow cooker and place them under a broiler for just until they brown a bit.

  • BradBaran

This is pulled pork not Carnitas still looks good though. Did you here they baby cry halfway through? That was weird as was the music.

  • LisaBoban

I don't want to be picky...but the music selected for this video is terrible! Sounds like a circus. Seriously distracting.