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Mexican Pulled Pork



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Mexican Pulled Pork

  • 50 g olive oil
  • 500 g Pork Scotch Fillets
  • 150 g Brown Onion Halved
  • 3 cloves garlic
  • 2 tbsp Ground Cumin Powder
  • 2 tbsp Ground Coriander
  • 1 tbsp smoked paprika powder
  • 1 tsp Caynenne Pepper optional
  • 2 dried bay leaves
  • 400 g can tomatoes
  • 150 g water
  • Soft Flour Tortillas
  • lime wedges to serve
  • Fresh Coriander,optional
  • to taste salt
  • to taste pepper
  • 6
    1h 10min
    Preparation 1h 10min
  • 7
  • 8
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      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. 1. Slice Pork Scotch Fillets into 5 x 5 cm portions. Add half of Olive Oil to frying pan. On Medium heat fry for 3-4 minutes or until brown. Set aside

  2. 2. Place Brown Onion halves and garlic into mixing bowl and chop for  2 seconds/Speed 7

  3. 3. Scrape down sides, add remaining Olive Oil (approx 20g). Saute onions and garlic with MC off 3 minutes/Varoma/Counter-clockwise operation/Speed 1

  4. 4. Add cumin, coriander, smoked paprika, caynenne pepper, bay leaves, can of tomatoes and water to mixing bowl. Cook with MC in place for 5 minutes/110C/Counter-clockwise operation/Speed 1

  5. 5. Add browned pork portions to mixing bowl. Cook for 45 minutes/90C/Counter-clockwise operation/Speed 0.5 Place Simmering Basket on top of lid instead of MC

  6. 6. Check pork is tender and cooked, season with Salt and Pepper. Shred pork 4 seconds/Speed 5 . Check the texture and repeat if necessary

  7. 7. Heat flour tortillas according to package instructions and serve with coriander and lime wedges


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  • Incredible! Thanks for posting. I used leftover...

    Submitted by SharonA on 8. January 2019 - 20:12.

    Incredible! Thanks for posting. I used leftover pork roast and it was fantastic. Smile

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  • So easy to make & delicious!!

    Submitted by Thermysuzy on 14. February 2016 - 20:28.

    So easy to make & delicious!!

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  • Just finished the third

    Submitted by Shorty64 on 16. September 2015 - 19:33.

    Just finished the third tortilla. Beautiful meal. Added sour cream.  Delicious!!  tmrc_emoticons.)

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  • Delicious  

    Submitted by Emma Gutknecht on 31. August 2015 - 21:23.



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