Careys Tunisian Pork Tagine with Toasted Almonds and Couscous

Ready in 6 hours

A delicious stew great for winter. You may also use Beef or even Lamb if you Love the taste of Lamb.

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2 lbs. Pork; ( cubed )
3 tbsp Olive oil ( extra - virgin ); divided
5 Parsnips; peeled and cut into chunks
2 large sweet Potatoes; peeled and cut into 1 1/2 inch chnunks
2 ribs Celery; cut into 1 inch thick slices
2 Onions; cut into 1 inch cubes
5 cloves Garlic; minced
1 tbsp Ground cumin
1 tbsp Ground coriander
1/2 tspn Ground allspice
1 1/2 cups Beef broth ( stock )
1 15-oz can diced tomatoes; w/ juice
1 tspn Course ground black pepper
1 3" stick cinnamon
1 Dried red chile pepper
1/4 cup Toasted almonds; ( ground)
1/2 lemon; juice and zest
1 packet instant couscous
1/4 cup Fresh flat parsley; ( chopped )

Original recipe makes 6



1. Season Meat liberally with salt. Heat 2 tbl. olive oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Brown meat lightly in batches 3-5 min.

per side. Transfer each batch to a slow cooker after its browned.

2. Add 1 tbl. oil to skillet. saute' parsnips, sweet potatoes, celery and onions until lightly browned, approx 4 minutes. Stir in garlic, cumin

coriander and allspice. Cook until vegetables are coated, about 1 minute. Transfer mixture to slow cooker.

3. Add Beef broth to skillet, and heat until boiling, scraping and satuck browned bits off the pan; pour into slow cooker.

4. Add tomatoes, black pepper, cinnamon stick and chili pepper to cooker. cover and cook 3-4 hours on high or 6-7 hours on low, or until

fork tender. Meanwhile, mix together toasted almonds, lemon juice and lemon zest in a small bowl.

5. When stew is done, remove cinnamon stick and chile pepper. Stir in almond mixture and cook on high until slightly thickened,about

15 minutes. prepare instant couscous according to package directions, cover, remove from heat and let rest 5 minutes.

6. Serve stew on a bed of couscous and sprinkle with chopped parsley..


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