Acapulco Pork Arepas

with refried beans

Prep & Cook Time: 60+ min.

Cook Within: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk

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In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 12 oz. Ground Pork
  • 2¾ oz. Arepa Mix
  • 2 Green Onion
  • 3 fl. oz. Red Enchilada Sauce
  • 1 Lime
  • 1 tsp. Fajita Seasoning
  • 15 oz. Pinto Beans
  • Info
    1 oz. Grated Cotija Cheese
  • 4 Garlic Clove
  • Info
    ⅗ oz. Butter

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    957
  • Carbohydrates
    77g
  • Fat
    50g
  • Protein
    49g
  • Sodium
    1665mg

Recipe Steps

  • 1

    prep

    mince garlic slice and separate green onions juice lime strain beans, do not rinse

  • 2

    arepa dough

    combine arepa mix, ⅔ c water and ½ cotija, with pinch of salt combine until thick dough is formed split into 4 even balls and press each into a disk abotu 2-3 inches in diameter

  • 3

    cooking beans

    small pot, 1 t oil, medium heat, add onion bottoms and garlic cook 1 minute, season fajita and add beans ½ c water, reduce to medium low and simmer covered for 8-10 once cooked, some liquid should remain, add butter and mash, should still be chunky

  • 4

    cooking arepas

    large non stick, medium high heat 1 T oil place in pan cook 2-3 minutes per side, slightly golden brown remove from pan to plate return pan to heat no need to wipe

  • 5

    cooking pork and assemble

    1 t oil in pan, add pork cook 3 minutes, stir cook another 3-4 minutes, breaking up with a spoon, add enchilada sauce and 1 T water, remove from heat and plate top arepas with pork mix, remaining cheese and green onion tops

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