Cuban Pork Sandwiches W/Cilantro-Lime Mayo

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8hrs 10mins
2 sandwiches

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Spray 4-5 quart slow cooker with cooking spray.
  2. Place onions in slow cooker.
  3. In small bowl, mix dried minced garlic, cumin, salt, pepper and 1 tablespoon of the margarita mix to form a paste.
  4. Pat mixture on top and sides of roast. (If roast comes tied or in netting, remove before rubbing with spice mixture.).
  5. Place roast on onions. Pour remaining margarita mix around roast.
  6. Cover and cook on low heat setting for 8-10 hours or until meat is tender.
  7. Remove pork; when cool enough to handle, shred with 2 forks. Return meat to slow cooker; stir in 1/2 cup cilantro.
  8. In small bowl, mix Cilantro Lime mayo ingredients.
  9. Slice each loaf of ciabatta bread in half horizontally. With slotted spoon, spoon pork mixture onto bottom halves of bread.
  10. Top each with 3-4 lettuce leaves. Spread about 1/2 cup of the mayo mixture on top halves of bread; place over lettuce.
  11. Cut into slices. Discard liquid in slow cooker.

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