SWEET & SAVORY AVOCADO PULLED PORK QUESADILLAS

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SWEET & SAVORY AVOCADO PULLED PORK QUESADILLAS
Nutrition Facts
1 serving per container
Serving size 1 serving (204g)
Amount Per Serving 4
Calories 650
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 26g 33%
Saturated Fat 9g 43%
Trans Fat 80g  
Cholesterol 80mg 27%
Sodium 670mg 29%
Total Carbohydrates 75g 27%
Dietary Fiber 8g 28%
Total Sugars 33g  
  Includes 8g Added Sugars 16%
Protein 34g 0%
Vitamin D 0.64mg 4%
Calcium 198mg 15%
Iron 2mg 15%
* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contriburtes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

Take your quesadilla up a notch! Like it a little bit sweet? Or do you like it a little bit savory? This quesadilla is both! Plus, the Avocados From Mexico give this quesadilla a delicious and creamy texture that will leave you wanting more.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. Pork loin
  • 1 ea. Mango, peeled and diced
  • 1 ea. Green bell peppers, diced
  • 1/2 ea. Yellow onion, diced
  • 1/2 ea. Habanero pepper, minced
  • 2 T. Honey
  • 2 T. Cilantro, chopped
  • 1 ea. Garlic clove, minced
  • 1/4 t. Chili powder
  • 1/4 t. Paprika
  • 1/8 t. Orange peel, dried
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • Quesadilla
  • 4 ea. Large flour tortillas
  • 2 ea. Mango, diced
  • 1 ea. Avocados From Mexico, diced
  • 1/2 ea. Onion, diced
  • 2 oz. Brie cheese
  • 1 t. Avocado oil
  • Cooking spray, as needed
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Instructions

  1. For the pulled pork: In a large crockpot, add pork loin, mango, bell pepper, yellow onion, habanero pepper, honey, cilantro, garlic, chili powder, paprika, and orange peel. Cook on low heat for approximately 8 hours or until the pork can easily pull apart and salt and pepper to taste.
  2. In a medium skillet on medium heat, warm avocado oil and add onion. Cook until caramelized (approximately 15 minutes) while stirring constantly.
  3. In a large pan on medium heat, add cooking spray and a tortilla.
  4. Evenly distribute one half of the tortilla with pulled pork, mango, avocado, caramelized onion and brie cheese. Fold the half of tortilla with no ingredients over the other half to form a quesadilla.
  5. In a medium skillet on medium heat, cook the quesadilla approximately 2-3 minutes on each side, or until brie cheese is melted.
  6. Transfer the quesadilla to a large plate and cut into four slices for serving.

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Nutrition Facts
SWEET & SAVORY AVOCADO PULLED PORK QUESADILLAS
Amount Per Serving 4
Calories 650 Calories from Fat 0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 26g 33%
Saturated Fat 9g 43%
Trans Fat 80g  
Polyunsaturated Fat 0g  
Monounsaturated Fat 0g  
Cholesterol 80mg 27%
Sodium 670mg 29%
Total Carbohydrates 75g 27%
Dietary Fiber 8g 28%
Total Sugars 33g  
  Includes 8g Added Sugars 16%
Protein 34g 0%
Vitamin A 0mg 0%
Vitamin C 0mg 0%
Vitamin D 0.64mg 0.64%
Calcium 198mg 15%
Iron 2mg 15%
Potassium 0mg 33%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Did you know the avocado is a fruit, not a vegetable? Learn more about the amazing avocado, including its rich history, cultural impact and tasty ways to eat this delicious superfood in guacamole as well as other dishes!

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