Instant Pot Citrus Pork Carnitas

Most people consider carnitas tasteless, but this recipe offers you the perfectly tasteful
carnitas due to its combination with lemon and orange juice.

Instant Pot Instant Pot Citrus Pork Carnitas
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Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Mexican
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Servings: 3
  • 1 pound pork meat boneless
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 lemon jucied
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • to taste Salt and black pepper
  • Season the pork with salt, black pepper and garlic powder.
  • Put the oil and seasoned pork in the Instant Pot and select “Sauté”.
  • Sauté for 3 minutes on both sides and add orange and lemon juice.
  • Set the Instant Pot to “Manual” at “High Pressure” for 15 minutes.
  • Carefully do the natural pressure release and dish out.
  • Shred the pork with the forks and top with orange and lemon slices.
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