Easy Chili Verde
Total TimePrep: 10 min. Cook: 5 hours
Makes12 servings (3 quarts)
- 1 boneless pork shoulder roast (4 to 5 pounds), cut into 1-inch pieces
- 3 cans (10 ounces each) green enchilada sauce
- 1 cup salsa verde
- 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chiles
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- Hot cooked rice
- Sour cream, optional
- In a 5-qt. slow cooker, combine pork, enchilada sauce, salsa verde, green chiles and salt. Cook, covered, on low until pork is tender, 5-6 hours. Serve with rice. If desired, top with sour cream.
Nutrition Facts1 cup (calculated without rice and sour cream): 287 calories, 17g fat (5g saturated fat), 90mg cholesterol, 729mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 27g protein.
Mar 25, 2020
This is the best ever!!! I cooked my meat with a beer in the oven on 200 for about 5 hours and the meat was so tender! The sauce is so good! My family almost licks the plate!
Feb 13, 2018
Meat was very tender although I thought the sauce would have more zing to it. I might try another brand of either enchilada sauce or salsa verde next time or maybe add something with a little heat. Overall good and my husband really liked it.
Jan 22, 2018
Very, very sour and tangy. Not so good. Maybe the enchilada sauce but don't think so. I thought because the contributor is from SLC, UT she most definitely had LaFrontera, LaPuente or LaFountain Chili Verde and was getting close to that.
Jul 28, 2017
The meat was very tender and delicious. I may have cut too much fat off of it but, hey everything was eatable and no going through it to pull of white fat. Used some Hatch green enchilada sauce and Hernadez green salsa. This was better the next day and way superior to anything you'd find on a buffet. I also used some to make green chili and pork enchiladas, go figure. A keeper!
Feb 15, 2016
Delicious and to those posters who think this is bland be sure you get the hottest enchilada sauce you can find and it should be plenty hot for you. I think the extra sauce is fantastic as there is plenty to run down into the rice you serve it over.
Jan 10, 2016
Rated 4 stars but with several changes because I thought it was bland and way too much liquid. Poured out about 2 cups of the liquid,added a teaspoon chili powder and a cup of heavy cream. Delicious !
Dec 19, 2015
Real easy. Very fast. Good in a hurry!!
Apr 8, 2015
Family loved this, but I found it a bit bland. Maybe the brand of enchilada sauce I used wasn't the best or something.
Mar 24, 2015
I made this very easy recipe on my lunch break and it is perfectly done for tonight's dinner. It is economical and very tasty. Perfect for a weeknight meal. Thanks so much for sharing.
Mar 3, 2015
Julie, your a genius. I love green chili and have tried many recipes but this is by far the best. It is so easy it is almost shameful. Thank you!