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Ancho Tamarind Pork Stew

  • Cooking Time

    mins
  • Prep time

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  • Serves

    people

Nutritional information

 

Amount per serving

Calories550
Calories from Fat280
Total Fat31g
Saturated Fat10g
Trans Fat0g
Cholesterol145mg
Sodium1060mg
Total Carbs21g
Dietary Fiber2g
Sugars15g
Protein44g
Calcium6%
Iron15%
Vitamin C35%
Vitamin A15%
  • 1/2 cup boiling water
  • 1 dried ancho chili peppers
  • 2 Tbsp. Country Crock® Spread, divided
  • 3 lbs. boneless pork shoulder, cut into stew cubes
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 1 tsp. cumin seed
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 cups tamarind nectar
  • 1 can (6 oz.) pineapple juice
  • 2 Knorr® Chicken flavored Bouillon Cube(s)
  • 1 Pour boiling water over ancho chili pepper; let stand covered 10 minutes. Process pepper with water in blender or mini food processor; set aside.
  • 2 Heat 1 tablespoon Country Crock® Spread in deep large skillet and cook 1/2 of the pork over medium high heat, stirring occasionally, until browned, about 4 minutes. Remove pork from skillet and repeat with remaining Spread and pork; set aside.
  • 3 Stir onion into same skillet and cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is tender, about 5 minutes. Stir in cumin and garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, 1 minute. Stir in ancho puree and cook, stirring occasionally 2 minutes. Stir in tamarind nectar, pineapple juice, Knorr® Chicken flavor Bouillon Cubes, and pork. Simmer covered, stirring occasionally, 1 hour. Partially remove cover and simmer, stirring occasionally, until pork is tender, about 1 hour. Garnish, if desired, with chopped cilantro.