Mojo-Marinated Pork Tenderloin

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Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    • Difficulty

      Medium

    • Ready in

      3 hr 30

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How to Grill

By Steven Raichlen

Published 2001

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Ingredients

  • ½ cup olive oil
  • 8 large cloves garlic, thinly sliced crosswise
  • 1

Method

  1. Prepare the mojo: Heat the oil in a deep saucepan over medium heat. Add the garlic and cumin and cook until the garlic is fragrant and a pale golden brown, 1 to 2 minutes. Do not let the garlic brown too much, or it will become bitter. Stir in the lime and orange juices, salt, pepper, and oregano and ⅓ cup water. Stand back: The sauce may sputter. Bring the sauce