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Carnitas Torta with Queso Fresco

Serves: 1
The ultimate Mexican carnitas torta with pork, pickled onions, avocado an Queso Fresco.


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  • 1 cup pork carnitas (Vallarta pork or your favorite recipe)
  • 1 Bolillo roll
  • 1 fresh jalapeno, thinly sliced
  • ½ cup thinly cut green lettuce
  • ½ cup refried beans
  • ¼ cup salsa verde
  • ¼ cup chopped cilantro
  • 2 tbsp pickled onions
  • ½ avocado, thinly sliced
  • Rizo Bros Queso Fresco


  1. Lightly toast roll in toaster oven or convection oven at 350* for 3 minutes
  2. Cook refried beans in covered bowl in microwave for 2 minutes
  3. Split Bolillo roll down the middle and open
  4. Spread bottom half of roll with refried beans
  5. Top beans with carnitas
  6. Top carnitas with salsa verde
  7. Top carnitas with jalapeno, pickled onion, cheese, lettuce, queso fresco and avocado
  8. Top with top half of roll, cut in half