Authentic Pork Carnitas
4-5 lbs pork butt, 2 C water, & 1 onion
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1 1/2 tsp kosher salt, 3/4 tsp pepper, 1 tsp cumin, 1 tsp oregano, 2 bay leaves
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Juice of 1 lime, juice and peel of 1 orange
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Bring to a boil, stir, cover, and put in 300° oven for 2 hours
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Discard onion, orange, and bay leaves. Place pork on foil lined sheet
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Break pork into smaller pieces
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Reduce cooking liquid until it becomes like a syrup
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Pour over pork
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Stir, add a bit more salt and pepper, and broil for 5-10 minutes until browned
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See you soon!