Best Crock Pot Pulled Pork

We just love Pulled Pork and it really is one of the easiest meats to prepare for a crowd of people or little batches for the freezer.  This is a great Pulled Pork recipe and is very moist which is one of the reasons we just loved it.  We have served this Pulled Pork for large parties and just pulled a small frozen serving from the freezer and had a nice Pulled Pork Sandwich, this is an all around great recipe.

Best Crock Pot Pulled Pork

Best Crock Pot Pulled Pork
Miz Helen's Kitchen
Adapted from Close To Home
1 2 lb Pork Tenderloin or Pork Loin
1 12 oz can or bottle of Root Beer
1 18 oz bottle of your favorite BBQ Sauce
Place the Pork in a slow cooker and pour the Root Beer over the meat
Cover and cook on low until well cooked and the pork shreds easily 6 to 7 hours.
Drain Well
Stir in BBQ Sauce and serve
Recipe Additions
Ingredients I Used
1 4 lb Boston Butt Pork Roast
1 teaspoon Onion Powder
1 teaspoon Garlic Powder
1 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons black pepper
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
18 ounces or 1-1/2 cups of Root Beer
1- 18 oz bottle of your favorite BBQ Sauce
Mix the dry seasons together and sprinkle of both side of the Pork Roast
Pour the Root Beet around the sides of the Pork until it is fully covered
Cover and cook on high for 6 hours to 7 hours
Remove the Pork Roast from the Slow Cooker to a cookie sheet and shred the meat with a fork
Drain all the liquid from the Slow Cooker
Return the shredded meat to the Slow Cooker and pour the BBQ sauce over the meat
Continue to heat on warm or low until ready to serve
Serve on Garlic Butter toasted buns
We filled individual freezer bags for 1 sandwich and have  great Pulled Pork Sandwiches  just waiting in the freezer
Print Recipe

Slow Cooking In Wonderful Seasons

Shred The Pork

Mix With BBQ Sauce


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Miz Helen
Miz Helen

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  1. Yum!!! These look incredible Helen!! I am such a sucker for pulled pork but I've never made it at home. Will try this recipe, complete with the garlic butter rolls (could this possibly sound any more delicious?!). Thanks so much

  2. That looks like some delectable pulled pork - the root beer sounds like such a great addition. I'm sure it's a definite crowd pleaser. :)

  3. Root beer? really? this will be a fun variation to try and a good excuse to pull out the crock pot again.

  4. Oh that pulled pork looks amazing! Great SRC choice!

  5. Im with you - I love a good pulled pork recipe!

  6. This looks yummy, will have to try this sometime for one of our many potlucks. I think it will go over big.

  7. Miz Helen liked your additions, I made it a second time and added onions. Thanks for chosing this recipe for SRC and the kids words too.

  8. I absolutely love pulled pork, and this version sounds mouth-wateringly delicious. YUM!

  9. Miz Helen! Now my mouth is just watering looking at these. Great recipe--I love a good pulled pork sandwich.

  10. Yum! Pinned!

    I would love for you to share and link up at my weekly TGIF Link Party if you haven't already this week. Your favorite posts, most popular, recent or new! The party is open every Thursday night and closes Wednesday's at midnight. Hope you will join us! Have a wonderful week!

    Hugs, Cathy

  11. Hi, I want to thank you for the delicious Southwestern quiche. Everyone loves it. I was excited to have you as my SRC partner. I love your blog and couldn't wait to get started.

  12. Love this stuff. That looks like summer supper to me.

  13. that looks amazing! LOVE pulled Pork!!

  14. I love the idea of the root beer and the rub in the pulled pork. Fabulous recipe-will have to save this. The slow cooker is great to use in the summer especially! Great pics.

  15. Pulled pork's such a great (and easy) food to make! The root beer addition sounds interesting, and I might have to give it a try. :)

  16. This sounds so good, Miz Helen! I'll have to give it a try. Your picture looks so appetizing. Happy weekend to you!

  17. You know, I love pulled pork, but I don't think I've ever made it before. And I just threw my crockpot out the other day too :( I'll have to come back to this once I replace the pot.

    Thanks for sharing on Foodie Friday!

  18. This looks amazing!!!
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    Looking forward to keeping up!

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  19. Mouthwatering deliciousness! Thank you so much for sharing at Simple Supper Tuesday, Miz Helen!

  20. That looks so good, Mrs. Helen! I confess that I'm not one for pulled pork – I live near a BBQ capital so I love my brisket and sausage! – but I do love crock pot meals! :) Thanks for the inspiration! :) (I'm over from Sweet Tea Social. :)

  21. Pulled pork in the crock pot. Perfect :) Visiting from The Gathering Spot :)

  22. Looks amazing. However, I'm having such a tough time getting my pork to the shredding stage. I think I have to start it in the morning or use a smaller Boston butt.

  23. Sharing on FB and pinned as one of this week's features at Freedom Fridays!

    Thanks so much for sharing:))

    Hugs, my Friend!

  24. i dont like root beer . is there any other soda i can use instead of root beer. i just dont care for the taste at all. can you taste it in the meat or not when you use this recipe? let me know please.... thanks.

    1. Hi Kay,
      You could use any cola like Coke, Dr. Pepper or Peppsi. You really can't taste the soda at all it is more for the flavor and serves as a tenderizer for the meat. Thanks for stopping by and sure hope you enjoy the Pulled Pork.
      Miz Helen

  25. Hi Miz Helen! I just wanted to thank you for sharing your Pulled Pork sandwich. It will be one of the featured recipes this week. Thank you for joining the Rock 'N Share party! Blessings, D@TheShadyPorch


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