Pozole is a Mexican Stew with lots of variations and these Four Fantastic Pozole Recipes will all be tasty for a South-of-the-border dinner! Use the Instant Pot or the Slow Cooker, whichever you prefer.
Pozole is a traditional Mexican stew that was a huge favorite of my father, and I remember dad ordering it regularly when we went to a Mexican restaurant. But this Mexican restaurant stew is easy to make at home and these Four Fantastic Pozole Recipes will give you options for making Pozole in the Instant Pot or the Slow Cooker.
And we’re giving you options on the ingredients for these Pozole Recipes as well! You’ll find two recipes featured here for traditional Pozole made with pork, a lighter version of Pozole with chicken, and even a recipe for vegan Pozole if you prefer skipping the meat completely. No matter which you choose, I hope you enjoying this traditional Mexican dish!
What is Pozole?
My father was a huge fan of traditional Mexican Pozole, a stew that’s usually made with pork, hominy, tomatillos, and green chiles. This dish is also spelled Posole, and there are as many variations of this Mexican stew as there are good cooks in Mexico!
Slow Cooker Vegetarian Pozole from Slender Kitchen sounds delicious for a meatless version of Pozole. I love the suggestions for garnishing this vegan soup; make this one any time you’re avoiding meat or cooking for guests who are vegan! Get the complete recipe for Slow Cooker Vegetarian Pozole from Slender Kitchen.
Pressure Cooker Green Pork Pozole from Simply Recipes sounds delicious and I love the traditional cabbage, radishes, and lime used to garnish the dish. Get the complete recipe for Pressure Cooker Green Pork Pozole from Simply Recipes.
If you have time to use a slow cooker to make Posole, you absolutely can’t go wrong with this CrockPot Pork Posole Stew from FoodieCrush. I especially like the generous amount of cilantro in this recipe! Get the complete recipe for CrockPot Pork Posole Stew from FoodieCrush.
And for anyone who’d prefer not to use pork, this Instant Pot Chicken Posole Verde from Skinny Ms sounds absolutely amazing. And this lighter Posole recipe uses tomatillo sauce and corn to replace some of the traditional ingredients. Get the complete recipe for Instant Pot Chicken Posole Verde from Skinny Ms.