- 4-5 pounds pork shoulder roast
- 2 tablespoons smoked paprika
- 1 tablespoon garlic powder
- 1 tablespoon brown sugar
- 1 teaspoon onion powder
- 2 teaspoons kosher salt
- 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
- 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
- 1-12 ounce bottle of your favorite beer
- 2 tablespoons of your favorite BBQ sauce
Start by preparing the pork shoulder. Cut any excess fat off the pork and discard. Next, combine the smoked paprika, garlic powder, brown sugar, onion powder, kosher salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper in a small bowl. Rub the spice mixture all over the pork shoulder, making sure to cover it completely. Place the pork in the slow cooker.
Pour the beer into the slow cooker, covering the pork. Cover the slow cooker and cook on low for 8-10 hours or until the pork is tender and shreds easily with a fork. Once the pork is cooked, use two forks to shred the pork in the slow cooker.
Add the BBQ sauce to the slow cooker and stir to combine. Cover and cook on low for an additional 30 minutes. Serve the pulled pork with buns and your favorite sides.
This slow cooked pulled pork with beer is a great dinner option that’s packed with flavor. Each serving contains approximately 387 calories, 17 grams of fat, 32 grams of protein, and 11 grams of carbohydrates. It’s also a good source of iron, phosphorus, and zinc.
This pulled pork is a healthier alternative to traditional pulled pork dishes. It’s made with only a few ingredients and is cooked in the slow cooker, so it’s low in fat and calories. The beer also adds a unique flavor to the pork that can’t be replicated with other ingredients.
The pork is also packed with flavor from the combination of smoked paprika, garlic powder, brown sugar, onion powder, kosher salt, black pepper, and cayenne pepper. The BBQ sauce adds a sweet and tangy flavor to the pork that pairs perfectly with the other seasonings.
This slow cooked pulled pork with beer is a great dinner option that’s packed with flavor. It’s easy to make and can be served with buns and your favorite sides. It’s a healthier alternative to traditional pulled pork dishes and is sure to be a hit with the whole family!