Shredded Pulled Pork Chile Verde Bowl with Queso Fresco

ready in 15 minutes

Prep & Cook Time: 10-15 min.

Cook Within: 4 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Mild

Contains: Milk

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The heat and light of chile verde is the perfect vehicle for tender pulled pork. And with sour cream and queso on top? You'll be remaking this one for yourself, we promise.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 1½ tsp. Cornstarch
  • Info
    1 oz. Queso Fresco
  • 8 oz. Fully Cooked Pulled Pork
  • 2 fl. oz. Tomatillo Salsa
  • 2 tsp. Chicken Base
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    2 oz. Sour Cream
  • 5 oz. Corn Kernels
  • 2 oz. Sliced Red Onion
  • 1 Green Bell Pepper
  • ¼ oz. Cilantro

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  • Nutrition (per serving)

  • Calories
    565
  • Carbohydrates
    29g
  • Fat
    37g
  • Protein
    32g
  • Sodium
    1645mg

Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • 1 Mixing Bowl
  • 1 Medium Pot

Before You Cook

  • 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Mince the cilantro (no need to stem). Stem, seed, remove ribs, and cut bell pepper into ½" dice. In a mixing bowl, stir cornstarch and 1½ tsp. water until cornstarch is dissolved.

  • 2

    Cook the Vegetables

    Place a medium pot over medium-high heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add pepper, onions, cilantro (reserve a pinch for garnish), and ¼ tsp. salt to hot pot. Stir occasionally until onions are tender, 3-4 minutes.

  • 3

    Make the Chile

    Stir cornstarch mixture again to recombine. Add pork, 1 cup water, chicken base, corn, tomatillo salsa, cornstarch mixture, and a pinch of salt to pot. Bring to a simmer. Once simmering, stir occasionally until pork is warmed through and liquid thickens slightly, 3-5 minutes. If too thick, add additional water, 1 Tbsp. at a time, until desired consistency is reached.

  • 4

    Finish the Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with sour cream, queso fresco, and remaining cilantro. Bon appétit!

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