Tacos con Puerco (Tacos with Pork)

Tacos con Puerco (Tacos with Pork)

Courtesy of National Pork Board 4 Servings • 10 Min. Prep Time • 20 Min. Cook Time • Beans and Rice Ice Cream & Caramel Sauce


1 lb. ground pork
1 8-ounce can diced tomatoes
1/4 c. chopped onion
1 Tbsp. chili powder
1/4 tsp. garlic powder
salt and pepper, to taste
8 taco shells
2 c. shredded iceberg lettuce
2 tomatoes, cut in wedges
1 c. shredded cheddar chees


1. In heavy skillet, brown ground pork.

2. Stir in undrained canned tomatoes, onion, chili powder and garlic powder.

3. Bring to boiling; reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, until most liquid evaporates, about 15 min., stirring occasionally.

4. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

5. Heat taco shells and portion filling into shells.

6. Top with tomatoes, lettuce and cheese

* Recipe and photo courtesy of National Pork Board. For more recipes visit: www.PorkBeInspired.com

Wine Pairings:

Beaujolais, Shiraz/Syrah, Tempranillo