Slow Cooker Ropa Vieja

Slow Cooker Ropa Vieja For anyone following a low-carb or grain-free diet, this pairs well with lime-cilantro cauliflower ‘rice.’

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 6 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 15 mins

    COOK : 10 hrs 15 mins

    TOTAL : 10 hrs 30 mins

    SERVING : 6

    YIELD : 6 servings

  • Heat avocado oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat; cook beef roast in the hot oil until browned, about 4 minutes per side. Transfer roast to a slow cooker. Pour tomatoes and beef broth over roast; add onions and bell peppers.

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  • Mix tomato paste, garlic, olive oil, vinegar, cumin, and salt together in a bowl; pour over onions and bell peppers.

  • Cook on High for 1 hour. Decrease heat to Low and cook until beef is tender enough to shred, about 8 hours.

  • Remove beef from slow cooker and shred on a work surface using 2 forks. Return shredded beef to slow cooker; add cilantro and stir.

  • Cook on Low for 1 hour more.

Per Serving: 327 calories; protein 30.2g; carbohydrates 20.3g; fat 13.7g; cholesterol 65.3mg; sodium 1153.3mg.