Recipe courtesy of Comida de Campos
Print
Carnitas del Horno
Total:
8 hr 45 min
Active:
45 min
Yield:
8 to 12 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
8 hr 45 min
Active:
45 min
Yield:
8 to 12 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 4 pounds beef, pork or lamb (shoulder or butt roast)
  • 1/4 cup olive oil 
  • 5 large cloves garlic 
  • 1 tablespoon salt 
  • 1 cup dry white wine, red wine, water or a combination
  • 2 large onions, sliced 1/2-inch thick 
  • 2 bell peppers, sliced 1/2-inch thick 

Directions

Rinse the meat and trim any excess fat, then pat dry. Heat 2 tablespoons of the oil in a large skillet or Dutch oven over medium-high heat. Add the meat and brown on all sides.

Chop, grind or press 4 of the garlic cloves into a paste with the salt. Rub the paste all over the browned meat. Place the meat in a slow cooker or horno. Add the wine and place the lid on top. Set the cooker to the lowest setting or until the meat pulls apart easily with a fork, 8 to 10 hours. Discard any fat and shred the meat with a fork or your fingers.

Heat the remaining 2 tablespoons of oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Saute the onions and peppers until tender, 8 to 10 minutes. Mince the remaining clove garlic. Add the meat and garlic to the pan and brown slightly before serving.

This recipe was provided by a chef, restaurant or culinary professional. It has not been tested for home use.

Categories:

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Step-by-step photos

Steak Essentials 03:26

Everything you need to know to select and grill a perfect steak.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Carnitas

Recipe courtesy of Old Town Mexican Cafe

Carnitas Tacos

Recipe courtesy of Joseph Simmons

Carnitas Tacos

Recipe courtesy of Tortilleria Nixtamal

Del Sol Tomato Salad

Chivito Del Campo

Recipe courtesy of Del Campo

Shrimp Scampi Del Rey

On TV

Unwrapped 2.0

9:30am | 8:30c

Unwrapped 2.0

10am | 9c

Unwrapped 2.0

10:30am | 9:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

11:30am | 10:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

12:30pm | 11:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Big Bad BBQ Brawl

3:30pm | 2:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

4:30pm | 3:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

5:30pm | 4:30c

Man Fire Food

6:30pm | 5:30c

Man Fire Food

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Man's Greatest Food

8pm | 7c

Man Fire Food

9:30pm | 8:30c

Cheap Eats

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Man Fire Food

1am | 12c

Man Fire Food

1:30am | 12:30c

Cheap Eats

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here