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Easy Weeknight Pork Carnitas Tacos

With flavorful poblano peppers, and a super simple spicy sauce, these pork carnitas tacos will be an instant hit with the whole family! Top with quick-pickled onions, queso fresco, chipotle lime sour cream, and cilantro for the perfect taco tuesday dinner!
Course Dinner
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 668kcal


Quick-Pickled Onions

Chipotle Lime Sour Cream

  • ¼ cup sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon chipotle chili powder
  • 1.5 teaspoons fresh lime juice
  • 1-2 teaspoons water as needed

Pork Carnitas Tacos


Serving: 2tacos | Calories: 668kcal | Carbohydrates: 46g | Protein: 29g | Fat: 40g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 100mg | Sodium: 1233mg | Potassium: 787mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 11g | Vitamin A: 915IU | Vitamin C: 43.4mg | Calcium: 245mg | Iron: 4.4mg