Loading Video...

Slow Cooked Orange Pork Roast Tacos

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 9 hr 30 min
  • Prep: 25 min
  • Inactive: 1 hr 5 min
  • Cook: 8 hr
  • Yield: 10 servings
Save Recipe

Ingredients

1 medium onion, chopped

1 (10-pound) bone-in pork shoulder, picnic cut

2 tablespoons soy sauce

1 tablespoon chopped garlic

2 teaspoons salt

1 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper

1 cup orange marmalade

20 corn tortillas

Cabbage Slaw, recipe follows

Cabbage Slaw:

1 head red cabbage, shredded

4 medium carrots, coarsely grated

1/4 cup cider vinegar

1 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper

Directions

  1. Place the onions in the bottom of a 5-quart slow cooker. Place the pork shoulder, fat and skin side up. in the slow cooker. In a medium bowl stir together soy sauce, garlic, salt pepper and orange marmalade. Pour mixture over the pork. Cover and cook on low for 8 hours.
  2. Remove shoulder to a serving platter and let rest for 5 minutes. Break up some of the meat with a fork and arrange on platter. Leave the rest of the meat on the bone to keep it warm and moist and let your guest pull it off the as they need it.
  3. Wrap the tortillas in damp towels, 10 to a towel and microwave on high for 30 seconds. Set out pork and tortillas with Cabbage Slaw and have guests assemble their own tacos.

Cabbage Slaw:

  1. Combine shredded cabbage and grated carrots in a large bowl. Add vinegar, salt, and pepper and toss to combine. Cover with a damp towel and let sit in refrigerator for at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours. Use as topping for pulled pork tacos.
  2. Use the leftovers from this recipe to make Pulled Pork Sliders with Mustard BBQ Sauce and Pickled Onions.
Get the Recipe

Perfect Cranberry Sauce

This ruby-hued sauce is a breeze to make with either fresh or frozen fruit.

Slow-Cooker Pork Tacos

Balsamic Roast Pork Tenderloins

Round 2 Recipe - Open Faced Roasted Pork Sandwich

Slow-Cooked Pork Tacos with Fire-Roasted Tomatoes and Pickled Onions

Roast Pork Loin with Blood Orange Mostarda

Five-Spice Pork With Roasted Oranges and Broccoli

Roast Pork

Pork with Chiles and Orange Sauce

🤤 More Drool-Worthy Recipes