Adobo Pork Sandwich

With a slow-cooker you can make this delicious braised adobo pork sandwich and make grilling season all year long.

  • Servings 6-8
  • 20 mins. + 8 hr. cook
  • Medium

Recipe

Ingredients

FOR THE PORK:

  • 1/2 cup Onion, chopped
  • 1 1/2 tbsp. Honey
  • 1 tsp. Ground Cumin
  • 1/8 tsp. Ground Cinnamon
  • 9 large Garlic Cloves, peeled
  • 4 Chipotle Chiles, canned in Adobo Sauce
  • 1 Lime
  • 2 tbsp. Corn Oil, divided
  • 1 1/4 lb. Boneless Pork Shoulder, trimmed
  • 3/4 tsp. Kosher Salt
  • 1/2 cup Chicken Broth

FOR THE ONIONS:

  • 3 medium or large Onions
  • 2 tbsp. Corn Oil
  • 4 tbsp. Butter
  • 1 tsp. Salt
  • 5 pieces whole Star Anise

Directions

FOR THE PORK:

  1. Combine first 6 ingredients in a food processor; pulse until finely chopped. Peel and section lime over a bowl, catching juices; discard peel.
  2. Add lime juice, lime sections, and 1 tablespoon olive oil to food processor; process until smooth.
  3. Scrape the chipotle mixture into a zip-top plastic bag. Add pork; seal. Marinate in refrigerator 1 hour.
  4. Add to crockpot and cook on low for 4-6 hours, until pork is tender

FOR THE ONIONS:

  1. Heat olive oil and butter, add onion slices
  2. Coat the bottom of the pan with olive oil, or a mixture of olive oil and butter (about 1 teaspoon per onion).
  3. Heat the pan on medium high heat until the oil is shimmering.
  4. Add the star anise and let simmer for 1 minute.
  5. Add onion slices and stir to coat the onions with the oil. Spread the onions out evenly over the pan and let cook, stirring occasionally. Add more butter as needed.
icon

Negroni and Fernet con Cola

Treat yourself this weekend to a couple of easy and refreshing cocktails. The Italian Negroni is a popular aperitif in South America, while Fernet con Cola is an original creation from Córdoba, Argentina.

icon

Gazpacho

This classic Spanish cold soup is velvety, healthy and a great option for lunch and dinner all week long!

Join our table

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Have no product in the cart!