Sweet Pork Taco Bowls made with old el paso sauce, brown sugar and root beer. Your kids will be begging for more! ohsweetbasil.com

Sweet Pork Taco Bowls

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 13 minutes
Servings: 8 -10 bowls


  • Old El Paso Taco Bowls
  • 2.5 pound Pork butt boneless
  • 2 cups brown sugar
  • 1 cup Old El Paso Roasted Garlic Sauce
  • 1 cup root beer

For the tacos

  • Medium cheddar cheese grated
  • Tomatoes chopped
  • Lettuce chopped


  • Place the Old El Paso sauce, brown sugar and root beer in a slow cooker.
  • Stir to combine.
  • Add the pork butt and cook on low for 6 hours.
  • Remove the meat, shred it and place it back in the slow cooker for an additional 2 hours.
  • Heat the taco bowls in a warm oven, 350° for 2 to 3 minutes, fill with pork and top with cheese, tomatoes and lettuce.
  • Enjoy!


Leftover pork is great to use in other recipes like bbq sandwiches etc.
Nutrition Facts
Sweet Pork Taco Bowls
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 351
% Daily Value*
Cholesterol 70.3mg23%
Carbohydrates 35.6g12%
Fiber 0.3g1%
Sugar 30.9g34%
Protein 20.7g41%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.