Recipe: Yummy Instant Pot Pork Carnitas

Instant Pot Pork Carnitas.

Instant Pot Pork Carnitas You can cook Instant Pot Pork Carnitas using 12 ingredients and 4 steps. Here is how you achieve that.

Ingredients of Instant Pot Pork Carnitas

  1. Prepare 2 1/2 lbs of boneless pork shoulder (Boston butt).
  2. Prepare 2 tsp of kosher salt.
  3. You need to taste of black pepper.
  4. It’s 6 cloves of garlic.
  5. Prepare 1 1/2 tsp of ground cumin.
  6. Prepare 1 packet of sazon.
  7. It’s 1/2 tsp of oregano.
  8. You need 3/4 cup of chicken broth.
  9. Prepare 3 of chipotle peppers in adobo sauce (or 3 tbsp pureed.
  10. You need 2 of bay leaves.
  11. You need 1/4 tsp of dry adobo seasoning.
  12. It’s 1/2 tsp of garlic powder.

Instant Pot Pork Carnitas step by step

  1. Season pork shoulder with pepper and salt, then sear in instant pot with saute function until browned on all sides.
  2. Allow meat to cool, then use a sharp knife to cut into meat and insert slivers of garlic throughout.
  3. Combine cumin, sazon, oregano, dry adobo seasoning, and garlic powder, and rub into meat on all sides.
  4. Add chicken broth, bay leaves, and Chipotle peppers to the pot. Cook using the meat function on high pressure for 45 minutes..