How to Make BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches: Ohio Pork – Episode 2

Ohio farmers share their favorite way to make pulled pork sandwiches, and this recipe is very easy!

Put a pork shoulder in a slow cooker with your favorite can of pop all day. When you get home, drain, shred and and BBQ sauce.

This is a large cut of meat with several ideas for leftovers like loaded baked potatoes, shredded pork topped nachos, carnitas and more.

This quick and easy recipe and more at OhioPork.org

BBQ Pulled Pork Recipe
4-5 lb. pork shoulder
1 can of pop
barbecue sauce
soft sandwich buns

Place the pork shoulder and a can of pop in the crock pot on low for 8-10 hours* until fork tender. Remove pork from crock pot and let stand for 10 minutes. Shred the pork with 2 forks and serve on buns with barbecue sauce.

*Time will depend on the size of the pork shoulder. The time required is roughly 2 hours per pound.

Note: To save time, the pork shoulder can also be cooked on high for 4-5 hours.
Alternative recipes:
Fill split top hot dogs buns with the bbq pulled pork and top with shredded cheddar cheese. Place the sandwiches in the oven at 350 Fahrenheit until the cheese melts.
Or add a little southern flavor by topping the pulled pork with coleslaw.