Exquisite Pulled Pork Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN ABOUT 9 hrs

Exquisite Pulled Pork

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"A rich blend of sweet and savory, this fall-off-the-bone, tender pork makes a perfect sandwich whether on a roll or in a tortilla. Great by itself or as a side dish too!"

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Original recipe makes 16 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    8 hrs 30 mins
  • READY IN

    8 hrs 50 mins

Directions

  1. Pour 1 teaspoon olive oil into a slow cooker and arrange sliced onion over oil. Place pork roast over onion.
  2. Cook on Low until pork is very tender, 8 to 9 hours. Transfer roast to a platter and discard onion and liquid. Shred pork with two forks.
  3. Heat remaining 2 tablespoons olive oil in a stock pot over medium heat; cook and stir chopped onion, garlic, and red pepper flakes until onion is translucent, about 5 minutes. Add shredded pork, tomato paste, molasses, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce, balsamic vinegar, salt, and black pepper; stir well. Cover and simmer until sauce is thickened, stirring occasionally, about 30 minutes.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • To make a more diabetic friendly version, use 2 tablespoons Splenda® Brown Sugar Blend and 1/4 cup molasses with an additional tablespoon of balsamic vinegar. Not sugar-free, but much lower!
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 439 kcal
  • 22%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 16.2 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol
  • 97 mg
  • 32%
  • Fat
  • 32 g
  • 49%
  • Fiber
  • 0.7 g
  • 3%
  • Protein
  • 22.6 g
  • 45%
  • Sodium
  • 2148 mg
  • 86%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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