Slow Cooked Mexican Pulled Pork Tacos

These Pulled Pork Tacos are so flavorful and easy to make, a great way to elevate your Taco Tuesday!

Ingredients

    • 1 lb pork tenderloinlean and trimmed of visible fat
    • 15 oz can tomato sauce
    • 1 tablespoon chili powder
    • 1 tablespoon ground cumin
    • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
    • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
    • ½ teaspoon salt
    • 3 garlic clovesminced
    • 8 small 6” corn tortillas(such as Mission Extra Thin Yellow Corn Tortillas)
    • ½ cup reduced fat shredded Mexican cheeseI used Weight Watchers Brand
    • 1 medium-sized tomatosliced
    • Romaine lettuceshredded
    • Cilantrochopped
  • Optional Toppingsnot included in WW totals: guacamole (Wholly Guacamole pictured above), sour cream, black olives, etc.

Instructions

  • Place pork tenderloin the slow cooker.  In a medium bowl, mix together tomato sauce, chili powder, cumin, brown sugar, cayenne pepper, salt and garlic. Pour over the top of the pork. Cook on low for 8-9 hours.
  • Remove tenderloin and shred against the grain using two forks. Return pork to the sauce and stir to combine.
  • Heat your tortilla in the microwave for 10-30 seconds to warm. Layer pork and toppings onto tortillas and serve.

NUTRITION INFORMATION for pork only, 3/4 cup:193 calories, 13 g carbs, 8 g sugars, 4 g fat, 1 g saturated fat, 26 g protein, 2 g fiber

NUTRITION INFORMATION (2 tacos with 2 tortillas, ¾ c pork, 2 T cheese, ¼ tomato, lettuce, cilantro):232 calories, 15 g carbs, 9 g sugars, 6 g fat, 3 g saturated fat, 29 g protein, 3 g fiber

MyWW SmartPoints per (3/4 cup of pork) serving: (SP calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.

Green: 3 SmartPoints/ Blue: 3 SmartPoints/ Purple: 3 SmartPoints

MyWW SmartPoints per (2 tacos with 2 tortillas, ¾ cup pork, 2 tablespoons cheese, ¼ tomato, lettuce) serving: (SP calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers)

Green: 6 SmartPoints/ Blue: 6 SmartPoints/ Purple: 6 SmartPoints

Weight Watchers Points Plus (Pork only, 3/4 Cup):4 per serving (P+ calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.)

Weight Watchers Points Plus (2 tacos with 2 tortillas, ¾ c pork, 2 T cheese, ¼ tomato, lettuce, cilantro):7 per serving (P+ calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.

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Welcome! I’m Anosh the owner and founder of Low Carb Diet World. I created this website back in 2013 as a way to save keto-low carb recipes and share them with others.