This recipe for a spicy, smoky pork stew makes great use of the naturally sweet, deep flavor of ancho chiles. The aromatic flavors of cinnamon, cloves and allspice harmonize well with our Ancho Chile Powder to create a deliciously spicy dish.

Prep time: 5 min

Cook time: 60 min

Total time: 65 min

Ancho Braised Pork
Copyright Recipe © 2015 Woodland Foods


Makes 4 servings


  1. Sear pork in canola oil in large Dutch oven until browned, and remove. Add onion and garlic and cook until translucent, about 6 minutes.

  2. Add pork back to Dutch oven along with other ingredients. Bring to a boil and reduce to a simmer. Simmer for about 2 hours until pork is tender.