Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian
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Total:
10 hr 15 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
10 hr
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
10 hr 15 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
10 hr
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

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Rinse and dry the pork shoulder. Salt and pepper liberally. Mix the oregano and the cumin with olive oil and rub all over pork. Place the pork in a slow cooker and top with the onion, garlic, and jalapeno. Squeeze over the juice of the orange and add the two halves. Cover and cook on low for 8 to 10 hours or on high 4 hours.

Once the meat is tender, remove from slow cooker and let cool slightly before pulling apart with a fork. In a large saute pan, heat the vegetable oil over high heat. Press the carnitas into the oil and fry until crusty on one side. Serve.

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