Sliced roast pork shoulder with sauce

Pork shoulder recipes

Pork shoulder is a tasty, versatile piece of meat. Our recipes include everything from ramen and curry, to BBQ pulled pork and a simple Sunday roast with apple sauce. 

28 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This is a no-effort dish with only 20 minutes prep - just serve straight from the oven

4 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
96 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Meltingly tender meat in a spicy, fruity sauce, this meal is guaranteed to impress

2 hrs and 25 mins
Easy
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29 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This smoky, melt-in-the-mouth main course is slow-cooked for several hours, making it ideal for a Bonfire Night feast after the fireworks

6 hrs and 50 mins
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94 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

The easiest pulled pork recipe you'll ever make. No tricky measurements involved, minimal ingredients and a mouth-watering smoky barbecue result

8 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
22 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Ideal for weekend entertaining, this no-fuss roast will satisfy friends and make lovely leftovers too

6 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
62 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Shoulder is the ideal cut for this warming one-pot, which is packed with autumnal flavours and perfect served with a side of mash

2 hrs and 50 mins
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86 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Coat your pork shoulder with a sweet mustard glaze then slow-roast for soft, tender meat that just falls apart

8 hrs and 15 mins
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17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Be inspired by the Italian rolled pork dish, porchetta. This ragu is ideal when you have guests – leave it simmering whilst you entertain

3 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
9 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

If you're entertaining a crowd, keep the cooking laid-back but delicious with this tender roast pork and homemade apple sauce

15 hrs
Easy
3 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve up a relaxed Sunday lunch, complete with perfect pork crackling

3 hrs and 20 mins
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5 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Make your weekend roast really special with creamy leek and apricot stuffing, extra crispy crackling and tender meat

3 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This braised pork with cider ketchup is a great summer dish for big gatherings with family and friends. Finish on a BBQ for a fabulous smoky crust

3 hrs and 20 mins
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10 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Chinese black vinegar adds a malty, smoky flavour to this dinner party pork dish, slow-cooked in a ginger and oyster sauce until it melts in the mouth

2 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
36 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Slow cook pork shoulder for four hours in the oven to tenderise then finish on a BBQ. Serve with a thick, tangy sauce

4 hrs and 55 mins
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9 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A steaming bowl of ramen noodle soup is a comforting Japanese classic - slowly simmer the bone broth for a rich depth of flavour

4 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This recipe turns a sow's ear into a silk purse - shoulder meat may be cheap, but it's perfectly suited to being slow cooked

27 hrs and 3 mins
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116 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Slow-cooked aubergines become deliciously soft and absorb all the flavour of this fragrant Asian stew

1 hr and 40 mins
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22 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

An American classic, the meat is slow-cooked then shredded or ‘pulled’ and layered with BBQ sauce, pickles and slaw in a soft brioche bun

5 hrs and 20 mins
Easy
14 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Give pork a new lease of life with this sticky citrus stew. Perfect with some fluffy mash

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
34 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Unsure how to make a pork pie? This traditional hot water crust pastry filled with pork shoulder and belly will ensure success

3 hrs and 5 mins
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8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Spice paste adds a modern spin to classic roast pork and a cheap cut gives an impressive finish

4 hrs and 10 mins
Easy
3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This moreish crispy-skinned roast is best served with stir-fried pak choi

3 hrs and 30 mins
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41 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Delicious and comforting pork and prune dish that takes only ten minutes to prepare

2 hrs
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Turn your leftovers into something special with these lunchbox-friendly pork baps with tangy mustard

13 mins
Easy
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