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Shaker Pork Sandwiches

Rated as 4.6 out of 5 Stars

"'The first time Dad tasted this pork, he said it was better than Mom's cooking! So Mom requested the recipe,' shares Jenni Oyler of Poughkeepsie, New York. 'It was their idea to serve the pork as sandwiches.'"
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2 h 15 m servings
Original recipe yields 12 servings


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  1. Combine the sage, salt, pepper and garlic; rub over roast. Place on a rack in a shallow roasting pan. Cover and bake at 350 degrees F for 1-3/4 to 2-1/4 hours or until tender. remove meat and shred with a fork. In a large saucepan, combine the sugar and cornstarch; add water, vinegar and soy sauce until smooth. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Add shredded pork; stir until meat is coated and heated through. Serve on buns.


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Excellent sandwiches!! I've made a few different pulled pork recipes, but this was by far my favorite! I cooked the pork in my crock pot and then prepared the sauce on the stove, as another re...

I loved this recipe. I adapted it to the crockpot, making the sauce on the stove, then shredding the pork and tossing all of it back into the crockpot for an hour or two. You can bet I will be...

I made 8 pounds of this for a family reunion. Great recipe with excellent directions. Made this the day before, and then kept the shredded pork warm in a crock pot the day of the event. It re...

Wow, this recipe rocked! Made it for a tailgate party that I hosted, it all went and everyone wanted the recipe.

I made a double batch of this for our housewarming party and everyone raved about this pork. Since then, my partner has requested that I make this on a couple of occasions. I pair this with a sp...

I cooked my pork in the crockpot the day before, like many other reviewers. I found that I needed to make a batch and a half of the sauce to give me the right meat:sauce ratio for my tastes. Del...

My favorite pulled pork recipe! I have done it a couple different ways--tonight I put 2 pork loins in the oven--way quicker and simpler than a bone-in pork roast--and then I sliced it up when do...

My husband loves pulled pork sandwiches so for his birthday I made this recipe. He said it was the best pork sandwich he's ever had. Everyone else loved it too. I used 12 pounds of meat cookin...

I made this following the recipe exactly and LOVED them! I did however need to thicken up the sauce with a touch extra cornstarch I believe this was because I had less pork. Overall we loved i...