Instant Pot Barbacoa

This is a delightful dish which can be easily made in instant pot. The spices used in it has amazing aroma, they also enhance its taste.

Instant Pot Barbacoa
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: Barbacoa, chiptoles in adobo sauce
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings: 9
  • 5 garlic cloves
  • 1/2 onion medium
  • 1 lime juice
  • 4 tbsp chiptoles in adobo sauce
  • 1 tbsp ground cumin
  • 1 tbsp oregano
  • 1/2 tsp ground cloves
  • 1 cup water
  • 3 lb roast
  • 2 1/2 tsp kosher salt
  • black pepper to taste
  • 1 tsp oil
  • 3 bay leaves
  • Add garlic, onion, cumin, oregano, lime juice, chipotles, cloves and water in a blender.
  • Blend until the mixture becomes smooth.
  • Season the meat with salt and black pepper.
  • Turn on the instant pot and select sauté.
  • Add oil, meat and sauté for 5 minutes.
  • Add the blended mixture in the pot.
  • Add bay leaves and close the lid of the instant pot.
  • Set the instant pot to “Manual” at high pressure for 65 minutes, release the pressure naturally through steam vent.
  • Open the lid and shred the meat.
  • Add remaining ingredients, mix well and enjoy.
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