Pork Belly Burrito

Pork Belly Burrito
Jane Bruce

Ingredients

For the pork belly

  • 1 Teaspoon  crushed garlic
  • 1/4 Cup  soy sauce
  • 1/4 Cup  Sriracha
  • 1/4 Cup  brown sugar
  • 1/4 Cup  apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 Teaspoon  pepper, plus more to taste
  • 1/2 Teaspoon  salt, plus more to taste
  • 1 1/2 Pound  pork belly, cut into 1/2-inch-thick slices

For the rice

  • 1 Cup  white rice
  • 1/2 Cup  cilantro, chopped
  • limes

For the burrito

  • 1 Cup  canned refried beans
  • large flour tortillas
  • 1/4 Cup  salsa

This burrito is probably the happiest accident of my modern life. I set out to make a pork burrito, and as I walked down the meat aisle I saw pork belly, delicious, succulent, awesome pork belly just staring at me. So I bought it and, well, the rest is history. The pork in this recipe has a "barbecue" essence to it that complements the cilantro-lime rice very well!

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Directions

For the pork belly

Preheat the oven to 275 degrees.

In a bowl, mix together the first 7 ingredients in an ovensafe frying pan. Add the pork and season with salt and pepper, to taste. Place in the oven for 1 hour, stirring once.

After 1 hour, increase the temperature to 300 degrees and roast for 1 more hour, stirring the pork once halfway through. By the end, pork will be crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside.

For the rice

Cook the rice according to the package directions. Then, stir in the cilantro and lime juice. Set aside.

For the burrito

Warm the refried beans in the microwave or stovetop. Build your burrito by putting the beans on first, followed by the rice and then the pork. Top off with salsa, roll it up, and serve.

Nutrition

Calories per serving:

984 calories

Dietary restrictions:

Dairy Free, Egg Free, Milk Free, Peanut Free, Tree Nut Free, Fish Free, Shellfish Free, Alcohol Free, No Oil Added

Daily value:

49%

Servings:

6
  • Fat 396g 610%
  • Carbs 455g 152%
  • Saturated 138g 691%
  • Fiber 24g 98%
  • Trans 0g
  • Sugars 71g
  • Protein 127g 254%
  • Cholesterol 490mg 163%
  • Sodium 9,483mg 395%
  • Calcium 897mg 90%
  • Magnesium 341mg 85%
  • Potassium 3,542mg 101%
  • Iron 24mg 134%
  • Zinc 14mg 92%
  • Phosphorus 2,153mg 308%
  • Vitamin A 5,037IU 101%
  • Vitamin C 83mg 138%
  • Thiamin (B1) 5mg 332%
  • Riboflavin (B2) 3mg 152%
  • Niacin (B3) 54mg 272%
  • Vitamin B6 2mg 96%
  • Folic Acid (B9) 533µg 133%
  • Vitamin B12 6µg 95%
  • Vitamin E 8mg 38%
  • Vitamin K 54µg 68%
  • Fatty acids, total monounsaturated 184g
  • Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated 49g
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