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; seal bag and toss to co
at. Set aside to marinate 30 minutes or marinate in refrigerator 60 minutes.
Meanwhile, peel sweet potatoes; cut into 1/4-inch thick slices. Cut onion in half and then
into 1/4-inch thick slices. Slice garlic very thinly.
Zest orange peel with a fine grater; avoid the bitter white pith. Cut orange in half and s
queeze for juice. Combine orange zest and juice in a second 1-gallon sealable plastic bag
with remaining marinade; add potatoes, onion and garlic. Toss bag to coat and set aside.
Heat oven to 450 degrees. Remove pork from marinade; place both tenderloins 1-inch apart i
n center of a large roasting pan. Arrange potatoes and onions around and in between tende
rloins. Season pork and potatoes 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 t
o combine with roasting juices. Carve pork into thin slices and serve with potatoes.
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