Jalopeno Garlic Pork Shoulder

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This was my first pork shoulder I have ever cooked and it turned out pretty tasty. If you want to spice up your life than you gotta try this. My boyfriend loved it & it is a great meal to cook if you have a dinner at your home. So delicious!!


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10 Min
20 Hr


  • 2
    jalopeno, stem removed
  • 4 clove
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    kosher salt
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/4 c
    olive oil
  • 2 1/2 lb
    boneless pork shoulder

How to Make Jalopeno Garlic Pork Shoulder


  1. 1.Combine jalapenos, garlic, salt and vinegar in a food processor. Pulse until jalapenos and garlic are finely diced. Transfer to a large bowl and stir in olive oil.
  2. 2.Use a knife to put shallow cuts all over the pork shoulder. Place the pork in the marinade and turn to coat completely. Cover and refrigerate for 6 hours or overnight.
  3. 3.Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  4. 4.Place the pork in a baking dish. Pour the excess marinade over the top. Bake uncovered in preheated oven for 3 hours or until a thermometer reaches 160 degrees. Remove from oven and allow to rest 10 minutes before slicing or shredding.


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About Jalopeno Garlic Pork Shoulder

Course/Dish: Pork
Hashtag: #Thanksgiving

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