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Easy Pulled Pork

  • Prep: 10 Mins
  • Cook: 8 hours
  • Portions: 4-5
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Ingredients You'll Need

  • 1 Meridian 4½ to 5lb bone-in pork shoulder
  • 2 medium yellow onions, thinly sliced
  • 4 medium garlic cloves, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup chicken stock
  • 1 Tbsp packed brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp kosher salt, plus more as needed
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • 2 cups Meridian Chicken & Rib BBQ Sauce


  1. Place onions & garlic in an even layer in the slow cooker and pour in the chicken broth.
  2. In a small bowl, combine sugar, chili powder, salt, cumin, and cinnamon.
  3. Pat pork dry with paper towels and rub spice mixture all over the pork.
  4. Place meat on top of the onions & garlic.
  5. Cover and cook for 6-8 hours on high (until pork is fork tender).
  6. Pour the onion mixture from the slow cooker through a strainer and return the solids to the slow cooker.
  7. Remove bone from pork and discard.
  8. Using 2 forks, shred meat into bite-sized pieces.
  9. Return the shredded meat to the slow cooker, add BBQ sauce and mix to combine.
  10. Taste and season with salt as needed.
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Yields1 Serving



Easy Pulled Pork
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