Crock Pot Monday – Pulled Pork

There may be affiliate links in this post. Please read my disclosure policy for more information.

One of my favorite summer meals is pulled pork. Whether I have a pulled pork sandwich or a pulled pork taco I am in Heaven. However, I absolutely hate paying higher charges for pulled pork. I love the simplicity of using my crock pot to put together a great crock pot pulled pork at home.

Crock Pot Pulled Pork - One of my favorite summer meals is pulled pork. Whether I have a pulled pork sandwich or a pulled pork taco I am in Heaven. However, I absolutely hate paying higher charges for pulled pork. I love the simplicity of using my crock pot to put together a great pulled pork at home.

What you will need: 

  • Pork Butt – Size depends on what you will eat and what the sales are. I bought two on a buy one get one free sale and used it for this recipe.
  • BBQ Sauce – One bottle should more than do the trick. I used a larger bottle because I made a very large roast.
  • Crock Pot – I use This One and it works great for me.
What to do: 
  • Smother the pork butt in BBQ sauce. – You don’t have to use the whole bottle. Just make sure the top is completely coated.
  • Turn on Crock pot on Low/Medium for 8 hours or high for 4. – This is really personal preference. I prefer to cook mine on a lower heat longer but I know sometimes that isn’t practical.
  • Shred it. – After your pork has cooked all day use two forks to shred it. Your meat should be very tender.
I like mine over a bowl of rice. I take a spoon and drizzle the juice from the meat over the rice. You can also use this for pulled pork.
What about freezing? 
My family can’t eat an entire pork butt in one setting. I shred the remaining crock pot pulled pork and divide it into ziploc bags. If you lay them flat they take up little space and you will have dinner ready for another night.

Don’t Miss the Latest

9 More Ways to Make Summer Reading Fun

Summer reading can be a challenge for some children. With so much going on it's easy to skip picking … [Read More...]

7 things Dyslexic Children Struggle with and tips to help them Thrive!

My amazing girl is dyslexic. We have learned to not only be ok with this but to thrive with it. … [Read More...]

Artegon Sky Trail Orlando

I have to be honest with you. I am terrified of heights. Something about being up high just scares … [Read More...]

Can I Do This - Truth for when we look at other's best and hope to the same

R is currently in swim lessons. This may seem like no big deal but it has been a bit of a … [Read More...]

Summer Reading Log Printable Pack

Summer is a wonderful time to get kids interested in a great book! I have put together some really … [Read More...]

Doctor Who Inspired Multiplication Printable Pack

Multiplication facts can be very frustrating. Whether your child is working on their Hartnell facts … [Read More...]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>