Tequila Lime Pork with Sweet Potatoes
40 - 50 minutes
2 pork tenderloins (2 pounds total)
1 12 ounce bottle Lawry's tequila lime marinade
3 medium sweet potatoes
1 red onion, sliced
4 cloves garlic, sliced
1 orange, for juice and zest
* salt and ground black pepper
Place pork in a 1-gallon sealable plastic bag. Add 1 cup marinade; sea
l bag and toss to coat. Set aside to marinate 30 minutes or marinate i
n refrigerator 60 minutes.
Meanwhile, peel sweet potatoes; cut into 1/4-inch thick slices. Cut on
ion in half and then into 1/4-inch thick slices. Slice garlic very thi
Zest orange peel with a fine grater; avoid the bitter white pith. Cut
orange in half and squeeze for juice. Combine orange zest and juice in
a second 1-gallon sealable plastic bag with remaining marinade; add p
otatoes, onion and garlic. Toss bag to coat and set aside.
Heat oven to 450 degrees. Remove pork from marinade; place both tender
loins 1-inch apart in center of a large roasting pan. Arrange potatoe
s and onions around and in between tenderloins. Season pork and potato
es with salt and pepper.
Roast in oven 40 to 50 minutes or until internal temperature in center
of pork reaches 150 degrees. Remove pork to a cutting surface and let
stand 10 minutes; stir potato mixture to combine with roasting juices
. Carve pork into thin slices and serve with potatoes.
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