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Soft Pork Tacos With Spicy Black Beans

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Ingredients
  Dried black beans 10 1⁄2 Ounce, soaked overnight in cold water and drained (1 1/2 Cup)
  Vegetable oil 1 Tablespoon
  Onion 1 Medium, very finely chopped
  Garlic 4 Clove (20 gm), very finely chopped
  Jalapeno 1 Large, seeded and very finely chopped
  Tomato 1 Medium, coarsely chopped
  Dried oregano 1 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
  Salt To Taste
For pork
  Low sodium chicken broth 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Garlic head 1 , cloves peeled and thinly sliced
  Onion 1 Medium, finely chopped
  Habanero 1 , seeded and minced
  Serrano chile 1 Large, seeded and minced
  Bay leaf 1
  Ground cumin 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Freshly ground pepper To Taste
  Pork loin roast 1 Pound, trimmed of excess fat
  Corn tortillas 6 (For Serving)
  Salsa 4 Tablespoon (For Serving)
Directions

1. prepare the beans: In a large saucepan, cover the beans with 2 inches of water and bring to a boil. Simmer over low heat for 1 hour, stirring occasionally.
2. In a medium skillet, heat the oil. Add the onion, garlic and jalapeno and cook over moderate heat until softened, about 7 minutes. Add to the beans, along with the tomato, oregano and water to cover. Season with salt and pepper and simmer until the beans are tender, about 2 hours longer, replenishing the water if necessary.
3. meanwhile, cook the pork: Preheat the oven to 300° In a small enameled cast-iron casserole, combine the broth, garlic, onion, habanero and serrano chiles, bay leaf, cumin and 1/2 teaspoon each of salt and pepper; bring to a simmer. Season the pork with salt and pepper and add it to the casserole. Cover with foil and bake for about 1 hour, turning the pork once, until tender. Transfer the pork to a plate and cover with plastic wrap until cool enough to handle.
4. Remove the bay leaf. Shred the pork and stir into the broth. Season with salt. Fill the tortillas with pork and serve with the black beans and salsa.

Recipe Summary

Method: 
Baked
Ingredient: 
Pork

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