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  1. 1 pound boneless pork country-style ribs, cut into 3/4-inch cubes

  2. 1/2 pound fully cooked smoked sausage, cut into 1/2-inch slices

  3. 1 cup chopped onion

  4. 1 cup chopped celery

  5. 2 cloves garlic, crushed

  6. 1 15-oz. can black beans, rinsed and drained

  7. 1 15-oz. can tomato sauce

  8. 1 10-oz. can diced tomatoes with green chiles

  9. 1 cup beer (room temperature), or water

  10. 2 teaspoons chili powder

  11. 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin

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  1. Directions Place all ingredients in 4-quart slow cooker; mix gently Cover and cook on low heat setting for 8-10 hours until pork is tender. Serving Suggestions This hearty southwestern stew is chunky with pork, sausage, and beans. Serve from the slow cooker directly over hot cooked rice, with cornbread or with corn tortillas, and accompany with celery and carrot sticks. Garnish with a dollop of sour cream and chopped fresh cilantro, if desired. Nutrition Facts Calories 392 calories; Protein 28 grams; Fat 20 grams; Sodium 1341 milligrams; Cholesterol 71 milligrams; Saturated Fat 7 grams; Carbohydrates 24 grams; Fiber 7 grams Recipe courtesy of National Pork Board. For more information about The Other White Meat, visit


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