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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches are a super easy no-fail delicious recipe that can feed a crowd for your game day party or provide an easy weeknight dinner for the family.
Course Main Dishes
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword Pulled Pork, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Slow Cooker Pulled Pork, Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 8 hours
Total Time 8 hours 15 minutes
Servings 4 -6
Calories 358kcal
Author Michele @ Flavor Mosaic

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds boneless pork shoulder or 2 1/2 pounds bone-in
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion thickly sliced
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • juice of 2 oranges
  • 1 cup red salsa
  • burger buns

Instructions

  • Rinse and dry the pork shoulder. Sprinkle with salt and freshly cracked black pepper.
  • In a small bowl, stir together the oregano, cumin and chili powder with olive oil and rub all over the pork. Place the pork in a slow cooker and top with the onion and garlic. Squeeze the juice of the 2 orange over the pork, and pour in the salsa. Cover and cook on low for 8 hours or on high 4 hours.
  • Once the meat is tender, remove from slow cooker and let cool slightly before pulling apart with two forks. Return to the slow cooker and pour juices over the pork.
  • Serve the pulled pork on burger or sandwich buns and enjoy!

Nutrition

Calories: 358kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 53g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 136mg | Sodium: 592mg | Potassium: 1110mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 473IU | Vitamin C: 4mg | Calcium: 62mg | Iron: 3mg