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Ribs In Orange & Chili Sauce

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  Lard/Vegetable oil 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Country style spareribs 4 Pound, cut into individual ribs (1800 Gram)
  White onions 2 Medium, cut lengthwise into 1/4 inch, 6-millimeter, wide slivers
  Canned whole peeled tomatoes 1 Pound, undrained (1 Can, 450 Gram)
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm)
  Ground seeded dried ancho chilies 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon (2 Milliliter)
  Ground cloves 1⁄4 Teaspoon (1 Milliliter)
  Fresh orange juice 125 Milliliter (1/2 Cup)
  Dry white wine 80 Milliliter (1/3 Cup)
  Piloncillo 60 Milliliter (1/4 Cup)
  Shredded orange rind 1 Teaspoon (5 Milliliter)
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon (2 Milliliter)
  Cider vinegar 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Orange slices 3 , cut into halves
  Coriander sprig 2
  Cooked baby carrots 1 1⁄2 Pound (As Accompaniment, 675 Gram)

1. Heat lard in 5- or 6-quart (5-or 6-L) Dutch oven over medium heat until hot. Add as many ribs as will fit in single layer without crowding. Cook, turning occasionally, until brown on all sides, 15 to 20 minutes; remove to plate. Repeat with remaining ribs.
2. Remove and discard all but 2 tablespoons (30 mL) drippings from pan. Add onions; saute over medium heat until soft, about 4 minutes.
3. Quickly process tomatoes and garlic in blender container until smooth
4. Add chilies, cinnamon and cloves to onions; cook and stir over medium heat 30 seconds. Add tomato mixture; cook and stir 5 minutes.
5. Add orange juice, wine, piloncillo, orange rind and salt to pan; heat over high heat to boiling. Add ribs; reduce heat to low. Simmer, covered, until ribs are tender, about 1 1/2 hours.
6. Remove ribs to serving plates. Skim and discard fat from cooking sauce. Stir in vinegar; spoon sauce over ribs.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6663 Calories from Fat 4340

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 483 g742.4%

Saturated Fat 174.2 g870.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 1436.5 mg478.8%

Sodium 3321 mg138.4%

Total Carbohydrates 212 g70.6%

Dietary Fiber 40 g160%

Sugars 99 g

Protein 322 g644.7%

Vitamin A 87.6% Vitamin C 176.4%

Calcium 92.7% Iron 97.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Ribs In Orange & Chili Sauce Recipe