adobo pulled pork

Crystal Palace Adobo Pulled Pork at The Crystal Palace at Magic Kingdom Park

Serves 4 to 6

1 orange, juiced
2 limes, juiced
1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
3 tablespoons fresh minced garlic
1 cup extra-virgin olive oil
2 tablespoons kosher salt
1/2 tablespoon freshly ground black pepper
1/2 tablespoon cumin
2 tablespoons sugar
2 tablespoons canned chipotle peppers, chopped
6-pound pork roast, leg, or shoulder
1 cup water


  1. Combine first 10 ingredients in a heavy-duty, zip-top plastic bag. Add pork; seal bag, and chill 24 hours, turning occasionally.
  2. When ready to bake, preheat oven for at least 15 minutes to 400°F.
  3. Place pork in an ovenproof dish, pour marinade over pork, and add water. Bake uncovered for 30 minutes. Reduce oven temperature to 300°F, cover, and cook for about three more hours.
  4. Remove from oven and let stand for 10 minutes. To serve, shred pork and mix with juices.

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