This easy slow-cooker recipe is our favorite hands-off way to make barbecue at home. 

By Mary Alexander, Richmond, Virginia
This Story Originally Appeared On myrecipes.com

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Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
cook:
9 hrs
total:
9 hrs 20 mins
Yield:
Makes 12 servings (serving size: 2/3 cup barbecue mixture and 1 bun)
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Combine 1 Tbsp. barbecue seasoning and 1 tsp. salt; rub evenly over pork roast.

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  • Stir together tomatoes, next 7 ingredients, remaining 1 Tbsp. barbecue seasoning, and remaining 1/2 tsp. salt in a 5-quart slow cooker. Add roast; cover and cook on LOW 9 hours or until meat shreds easily.

  • Remove roast; remove and discard bone. Shred meat using the tines of 2 forks. Return to slow cooker, and stir together with sauce; spoon over multigrain buns. Serve with pickles, if desired.

Chef's Notes

For testing purposes only, we used Chef Paul Prudhomme's Magic Barbecue Seasoning.

Nutrition Facts

461 calories; fat 14g; protein 39.9g; carbohydrates 40.4g; cholesterol 81mg; sodium 712mg. Full Nutrition