Dad’s Day: Pork Carnitas & Lemony Lemon Brownies

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

Dad’s Day so my Heart’s choice for dinner – Pork Carnitas – then I get to bake dessert: Lemony Lemon Brownies.

My Son had possession of the camera so there are lots of action pics.

 

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies  What goes with pork carnitas?  Definitely Margaritas !

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

My Heart, of course, was in charge of the Margaritas – he even salted the rims!   Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

 

 

My Son liked the composition of this still life – lots of ingredients for carnitas AND Margaritas!

 

 

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

 

Carnitas simmering in the slow cooker.

 

 

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

 

Side #1: Goya Yellow Rice and Green Pigeon Peas

 

 

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

Side #2: Fat-Free refined beans mixed with shredded Mexican cheese then heated and topped with more cheese.

 

 

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

 

Remove the pork carnitas from the crock pot – shred – crisp under the broiler.  Everyone loves those little crispy bits.

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

 

Served with slices of red onion, avocado slices, fresh cilantro and the choice of corn or flour tortillas.

 

Dad's Day Carnitas & Lemon Brownies

 

 

Dessert: Lemony Lemon brownies – just a touch of Limoncello.

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