Chuck Roast

Beef Pozole Roja

Pozole, a traditional warming Mexican soup, if you don't have espazote replace with equal parts oregano and cumin. Make ahead and eat all week long.

Cook time: 1hr. 30min. total

PREP: 15min. | ACTIVE: 1hr. 15min.

Beef Pozole Roja
March 15, 2018 Gluten-Free
March 15, 2018 SERVING SIZE: 4-6 DIFFICULTY: Hard Gluten-Free #eatpre


Chuck Roast - 24 oz. Beef Roasts

Chuck Roast - 24 oz. Beef Roasts
2 x 24 oz. Chuck Roasts (2ct box) 8 x 24 oz. Chuck Roasts (8ct box)



    • 1 PRE Chuck Roast, cut in 1 ½” chunks
    • 3-4 bags 4505 Meats Chicharrones
    • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
    • 1 yellow onion, sliced thin
    • 6 cloves garlic, sliced
    • 2 quarts hot water
    • 1 cup traditional red enchilada sauce
    • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
    • 1 bay leaf
    • 2 teaspoons of “Better Than Bouillon” Beef
    • 2 tablespoons, sea salt
    • 1 tablespoon black pepper
    • 7 cups cooked hominy, drained and rinsed
    • Lime juice

Garnishes, Optional

  • Shredded cabbage, white onion, radishes, cilantro, avocado


  1. Heat the oil in a large soup pot. Sear beef for 5 minutes on each side, or until browned. Remove from pot.
  2. In same oil, sauté the onions and garlic until caramelized.
  3. Add back in the beef, water, enchilada sauce, oregano, bay leaf, beef bouillon, salt & pepper.
  4. Bring liquid to a boil then cover and simmer on low until beef is tender (about two hours).
  5. Once the beef is tender, remove bay leaf.
  6. Add the hominy and cook for about 30 more minutes. Taste and season with salt, pepper, and lime juice.
  7. When done, ladle soup into bowls, sprinkle with chicharrones, and garnish with any of these ingredients that you like: shredded cabbage, chopped cilantro, minced onions, lime juice, and avocado.
  8. Enjoy warm!

This recipe uses 4505 Chicharrones all natural pork rinds.

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