5 from 2 votes
Chile Verde Tacos
Crock Pot Chile Verde
Prep Time
12 mins
Cook Time
6 hrs
Total Time
6 hrs 12 mins
 
A delicious, grain free, crock pot chile verde with avocado, cilantro, lime cream sauce. Yum~
Course: gluten free, grain free, low carb, paleo, primal
Cuisine: Mexican low carb
Servings: 9
Calories: 206.7 kcal
Author: Stacey
Ingredients
  • 2 lbs boneless chopped, pork stewing meat, or chicken.
  • 3 Tbsp butter divided or oil of choice for paleo.
  • 3 tbsp cilantro chopped fine,and divided.
  • 1 1/2 cups salsa verde I use Trader Joes
  • 5 cloves garlic minced and divided.
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt.
  • 1 tbsp extra cilantro for garnish.
Instructions
  1. Put crock pot on high and put two tbsps of the butter into crock pot and let melt.
  2. Add 4 of the minced garlic cloves and 2 tbsps cilantro to the crock pot and stir.
  3. Heat a large fry pan to medium high on stove top, and melt 1 tbsp butter in it.
  4. Add one tbsp mince garlic and 1 tbsp minced cilantro.
  5. Add cubed pork meat to fry pan and brown sears all side of pork until just browned not cooked through.
  6. Add pork meat and garlic cilantro butter to the crock pot.
  7. Add 1 1/2 cups salsa verde to the crock pot and stir around.
  8. Cover crock pot and cook on high for 2 hours , then turn down to low for 3 to 4 hours more, or could cook on low for 6 to 8 hours.
  9. Serve in lettuce cups, or in grain free tortillas, or over cauliflower rice.
Nutrition Facts
Crock Pot Chile Verde
Amount Per Serving
Calories 206.7 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 8g 12%
Total Carbohydrates 2.4g 1%
Dietary Fiber 0.6g 2%
Sugars 0.6g
Protein 29g 58%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.