Slow Cooker Chile Verde Pork Enchiladas

Slow Cooker Chile Verde Pork Enchiladas

Course Dinner
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 hours 30 minutes
Total Time 10 hours 50 minutes
Servings 8 people
Calories 417kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 3 pounds boneless pork shoulder roast I used Smithfield brand
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon oregano
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 Tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 (7 ounce) can diced green chiles
  • 1 cup low-sodium chicken broth
  • 2 cups reduced-fat Mexican blend shredded cheese divided
  • 8 Mission Carb Balance Flour Tortillas
  • 1 1/2 cups mild green enchilada sauce
  • divided Fresh cilantro for garnish

Instructions

  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium- high heat. Sear the pork roast on all sides until brown and place in a slow cooker sprayed with nonstick cooking spray.
  • In a small bowl, combine salt, pepper, onion powder, oregano, chili powder and cumin; sprinkle on top of roast. Top roast with minced garlic and green chiles, then pour chicken broth around the sides. Cover and cook on low for 8-10 hours or high for 5-7 hours. When done cooking, remove pork from slow cooker and shred with two forks.
  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a 9x13-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray and spread 1 cup of enchilada sauce in the bottom of the pan.
  • Divide shredded pork and 1 1⁄2 cups cheese evenly between tortillas. Roll up and place seam-side down in the prepared pan. Pour remaining enchilada sauce over the enchiladas and sprinkle remaining cheese on top.
  • Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes. Garnish with fresh cilantro before serving, if desired.

Notes

MFP: MFF Slow Cooker Chile Verde Pork Enchiladas

Nutrition

Serving: 6.84ounces | Calories: 417kcal | Carbohydrates: 24.2g | Protein: 36.3g | Fat: 19.4g