Del Taco Brings Back Shredded Pork Carnitas

Del Taco Brings Back Shredded Pork Carnitas
Del Taco Brings Back Shredded Pork Carnitas

For a limited time only, and by popular demand, Del Taco is bringing back its fan favorite shredded pork Carnitas at participating locations, in a wide range of new and returning menu items.

As part of Del Taco’s Carnitas celebration, participating locations will be serving up five Carnitas-inspired menu items, including 2 for $5 Carnitas Combo Burritos, and two new Carnitas options.

Here’s a look at the Carnitas menu items you can expect to find at your local Del Taco location:

  • New Carnitas Street Taco Plato: Two tender braised, shredded pork Carnitas street tacos topped with tangy green sauce, diced onions, chopped cilantro and fresh hand-sliced avocado, served with fresca lime rice, slow-cooked beans made from scratch, chips and salsa.
  • New Carnitas Wet Burrito Plato: A Carnitas Combo Burrito topped with tangy green sauce, hand-grated cheddar cheese and fresh hand-sliced avocado, served with fresca lime rice, slow-cooked beans made from scratch, chips and salsa.
  • Carnitas Combo Burrito (2 for $5 at participating locations): Two Carnitas Combo Burritos, featuring tender braised, shredded pork Carnitas combined with slow-cooked beans made from scratch, hand-grated cheddar cheese, and tangy green sauce in a warm flour tortilla.
  • Epic Carnitas Burrito: An Epic burrito packed with tender braised, shredded pork Carnitas, hand-grated cheddar cheese, tangy chipotle sauce, fresca lime rice, seasoned black beans, and handmade pico de gallo salsa, wrapped in a warm, oversized flour tortilla.
  • Carnitas Loaded Fries: Del Taco’s Crinkle-Cut Fries topped with tender braised, shredded pork Carnitas, hand-grated cheddar cheese, savory secret sauce, diced onions and chopped cilantro.

Sweet Cream Churro

Additionally, Del Taco is also adding a new item to its dessert menu for a limited time. The brand’s new Sweet Cream Churro features a crispy, warm churro sprinkled with cinnamon sugar and filled with sweet cream.

 Sweet Cream Churro
Sweet Cream Churro

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