Pork Carnitas Tacos with Sriracha Aioli using Extra Melt Shreds and Butter Sauce Base

Yield: 10 servings | Serving Size: 3 tacos

Ingredients

  • Sriracha Aioli Ingredients
  • 8 ounces | Land O Lakes® Butter Sauce Base
  • 1 tablespoon | Fresh cilantro, minced
  • 1 tablespoon | Fresh lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons | Sriracha sauce
  • 1/4 teaspoon | Salt
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  • Mexican Slaw Ingredients
  • 4 ounces | Land O Lakes® Cream Sauce Base
  • 1 tablespoon | Honey
  • 2 tablespoons | Fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons | Red wine vinegar
  • 1/8 teaspoon | Black pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon | Salt
  • 1/2 cup | Red pepper, julienned
  • 1/2 cup | Yellow pepper, julienned
  • 1/4 cup | Green onion, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons | Fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 each | Jalapeño pepper, chopped
  • 1 pound | Coleslaw mix with carrot and red cabbage
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  • 30 (6 inch) each | Flour tortillas, warmed
  • 30 ounces | Pork carnitas meat, heated
  • 15 ounces | Land O Lakes® Extra Melt® Shredded American Cheese

Preparation

STEP 1

Heat Butter Sauce Base to 165°F for 15 seconds.  Add the cilantro, lime juice and Sriracha sauce; stir to combine.

STEP 2

Heat Cream Sauce Base to 165°F for 15 seconds and allow to cool to less than 41°F.  In medium bowl, whisk Cream Sauce Base, honey, lime juice, red wine, vinegar, salt and pepper.  Pour mixture over the slow and toss to coat; set aside.

STEP 3

To assemble taco, top each tortilla with 1/4 cup of the Mexican slaw.  Place 1 ounce of the heated carnitas meat on top of slaw, top with 1/2 ounce Extra Melt American Cheese Shreds.  Drizzle 2 teaspoons of the Sriracha Aioli over each taco.


Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size3 tacos
  • Calories700 calories
  • Fat 40 grams
  • Sat. Fat 21 grams
  • Trans Fat 0 grams
  • Cholesterol 138 milligrams
  • Sodium 1677 milligrams
  • Carbohydrates 45 grams
  • Dietary Fiber 3 grams
  • Sugars 7 grams
  • Protein 40 grams
  • Vitamin A 1314 IU
  • Vitamin C 32 milligrams
  • Calcium 319 milligrams
  • Iron 0.3 milligrams

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