Fajitas de Puerco

Pork
Fajitas de Puerco
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Description

This recipe is redolent of South Texas, makes a change from common fajitas while using ingredients to create a new taste. Diane Stalling gives us this winning recipe from the Grilling Grates contest.

Ingredients

1 pork tenderloin
2 teaspoons chili powder
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1/2 cup hot pepper jelly (melted)
2 orange (cut in half)
3/4 cup cilantro (loosely packed and chopped)
salt (to taste)
black pepper (to taste)

Directions

1Butterfly the pork loin by cutting down the length of the loin about halfway, starting at the thick end. Flatten it so that it is of even length of the loin about halfway, starting at the thick end. Mix chili powder, garlic powder, salt and pepper and massage into the meat on both sides. Put it into a plastic bag and let it marinate.
2Grill the pork tenderloin over a hot grill, about 5-7 minutes per side, or until internal temperature reaches 145 degrees F., brushing with the melted hot pepper jelly on each side to glaze.
3Remove to cutting board, allow to rest 5 minutes before slicing on the diagonal into thin slices and place slices onto a warm platter. Squeeze oranges over the sliced meat, sprinkle with cilantro.
4Serving suggestions: Serve immediately with warm flour tortillas and pico de gallo made with mango, avocado, red onion, jalapeno and garlic or peach salsa.
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NutritionView more

220Calories
Sodium12%DV280mg
Fat8%DV5g
Protein55%DV28g
Carbs6%DV18g
Fiber24%DV6g

PER SERVING *

Calories220Calories from Fat45
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat5g8%
Saturated Fat1.5g8%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol85mg28%
Sodium280mg12%
Potassium760mg22%
Protein28g55%
Calories from Fat45
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate18g6%
Dietary Fiber6g24%
Sugars0g0%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.