Pozole – Mexican Pork and Hominy Stew

This recipe will show you how to make an authentic Pozole dish. It is a warm, hearty chili broth with pork, all topped with light coleslaw and a refreshing splash of lime.

Mexican cuisine
Advanced
SERVING: 6 People
TIME: 1 hr 55 min
COOKING TIME: 1 hr 30 min
INGREDIENTS:
  • Sauce
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
  • 3 large Onions, chopped
  • 3 cloves Garlic, minced
  • 7 ea. Bay leaves
  • 6 ea. Guajillo dry chili
  • 4 ea. Dried New Mexico chiles
  • 2 cups Water
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
  • Pork
  • 1 lb. Pork neck
  • 1 lb. Pig feet, split
  • 2 liters Water
  • 1 tbsp Salt
  • 3 lb. Pork shoulder, 1in cubed
  • 1/8 tsp Salt
  • 8 oz. Hominy can
  • Cabbage Slaw
  • 1/2 ea. Green shaved cabage
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 ea. Garlic, grated
  • 1 tsp Dried Mexican oregano
  • 1 tbsp White vinegar
  • 1/2 ea. Serrano, minced
  • 1 large Red onion halved thinly sliced
  • 2 tbsp Cilantro, chopped
  • 1/2 cup Red radish shaved
  • 2 small Lime juice
  • Garnish
  • 1 small Avocado, diced
  • 4 oz Queso fresco
  • Cilantro
  • Lime juice
DIRECTIONS:
Step 1
Step 1
Step 1
In a medium pot, sweat chopped onions, bay leaves, garlic, dried New Mexico chiles, and guajillo chili with olive oil and add water. Pour to the blend and blend well. Set aside.
Step 2
Step 2
Step 2
In a large pot, cook the pork neck bones and feet in 2 liters of water. Add salt and cook for 45 minutes.
Step 3
Step 3
Step 3
Cut port shoulder into small pieces, and add salt, mix well.
Step 4
Step 4
Step 4
Add the pork shoulder and the sauce to the pork broth and cook for about an hour (until cubed meat is tender).
Step 5
Step 5
Step 5
Add the rinced hominy and cook for another 15 minutes on low.
Step 6
Step 6
Step 6
Salt the shaved cabage with salt and allow to sweat for 10 minutes.
Step 7
Step 7
Step 7
Add the shaved red onions, grated garlic, Serrano, red radish, chopped cilantro, lime juice, Mexican oregano, and vinegar (toss and ready to garnish).
Step 8
Step 8
Step 8
Garnish each plate individually with the cabbage slaw and avocado pieces, cilantro, chopped white onion, and Queso fresco (optional), squeeze fresh lime juice.
Step 9
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Step 9
Enjoy!