Cafe Rio Sweet Pork Copycat Recipe
This Cafe Rio Sweet Pork Copycat Recipe is the real deal. The pork is marinated and slow-cooked to perfection in some surprising ingredients!
Put the pork in a heavy duty ziploc bag to marinade. Add about a can and a half of coke and about 1/4 cup of brown sugar.
Marinade for a few hours or overnight.
Drain marinade and put pork, 1/2 can of coke, water, and garlic salt in crock pot on high for about 3-4 hours (or until it shreds easily, but don't let it get TOO dry) or on low for 8 hours. .
Remove pork from crock pot and drain any liquid left in the pot. Shred pork
In a food processor or blender, blend 1/2 can Coke, chilies, enchilada sauce and remaining brown sugar (about a cup, you can add a little more or less to taste). If it looks too thick, add more Coke little by little.
Put shredded pork and sauce in crockpot and cook on low for 2 hours. That's it!
Calories: 395kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 354mg | Potassium: 310mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 38g | Vitamin A: 210IU | Vitamin C: 5mg | Calcium: 42mg | Iron: 1mg