Pulled Pork Tacos


3 whole ancho chiles
3 whole pasilla chiles
4 cloves garlic
2-3 chipotles in adobo
1/2 medium white onion, chopped
3 T olive oil
2 T honey
1 T cider vinegar
Kosher salt
2 t. mexican oregano
3 3/4 cups low sodium chicken broth
4 lbs pork shoulder (Boston Butt)


  1. Put ancho and pasilla chiles and the garlic in a bowl
  2. Microwave on high until soft and pliable (2-3 min.)
  3. Stem and seed the chiles
  4. Peel the garlic.
  5. Transfer to a blender.
  6. Add the chipotles, onion, 2 T olive oil, honey, vinegar, 1 T. salt and oregano to the blender.
  7. Puree.
  8. Heat remaining oil in skillet and add sauce from blender.
  9. Fry for about 8 minutes.
  10. Pour broth and reduce until slightly thickened.
  11. Season pork with salt and pepper.
  12. Place in slow cooker and pour sauce over.
  13. Cook on high 5 hours. Shred.

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