Tomatillo, Pineapple and Bacon Pork Tacos Recipe

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Traditional pork tacos recipe by by actress, designer & blogger Haylie Duff in her cookbook The Real Girl’s Cookbook.

This pork tacos recipe is courtesy of Haylie Duff from her new cookbook, The Real Girl’s Kitchen.

As an author, actress, designer, celebrity blogger and mom of two, Haylie Duff knows all about juggling her family’s busy schedule on top of her own.

This is a fast & easy recipe a few simple ingredients to help you make dinner in a matter of minutes.

Tomatillo, Pineapple and Bacon Pork Tacos by Haylie Duff

Tomatillo, Pineapple and Bacon Pork Tacos Recipe

Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Course Haylie Duff Recipes, Pork
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 6 servings
Calories 200 kcal


  • 1 Smithfield Applewood Smoked Bacon Marinated Fresh Pork Loin Filet
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 fresh pineapple, peeled and cut into 1-inch thick slices
  • 1 tsp taco seasoning blend
  • 12 white corn tortillas
  • 2 radishes, chopped
  • 1 jalapeno, seeds removed and thinly sliced
  • 1 bunch fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 c crumbled queso fresco (4 oz)
  • 1 jar tomatillo salsa (salsa verde)


  • Cut pork loin filet into 1-inch cubes. Bacon will fall off, but make sure to keep it.
  • In large skillet over medium-high heat, heat 1 tablespoon oil. Saute half the pork cubes and bacon bits 7-8 minutes until browned. Repeat with remaining oil, pork cubes and bacon.
  • Heat grill to medium at about 400° F. Sprinkle pineapple slices with taco seasoning; grill until char marks appear, turning once. Cut into 1-inch pieces.
  • Place tortillas on grill until warm. Top tortillas with pork loin filet cubes, pineapple, radishes, jalapeno, cilantro and queso fresco. Serve with tomatillo salsa.


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