Italian Pulled Pork (slow cooker)

This easy recipe puts an Italian spin on the classic pulled pork sandwich.  Simple & delicious, it’s a dish you can’t refuse.

spice heist italian pulled pork


  • 1 bag  Spice Heist Italian Sausage Seasoning
  • Pork shoulder (3-4 pounds)
  • 28 ounce can of crushed tomatoes
  • 1 white onion, choped
  • 2 gloves garlic, choped
  • salt, pepper



1.  Rinse pork shoulder and pat dry.

2.  Pour Spice Heist seasoning packet into a bowl and mix well.  Sprinkle seasoning over the pork shoulder and massage it in.  Make sure you get a nice even coating covering the entire cut of meat.

3.  Pour can of tomatoes into slow cooker with onion, garlic, and a good pinch of salt and pepper.

4. Place pork in slow cooker, cover, set to “Low” and let it cook for 6-8 hours, or until the pork shreds easily.

5. Remove shoulder from slow cooker, and shred with 2 forks pulling in opposite directions.  Return meat to slow cooker, stir well to mix with sauce. Salt to taste.

Make it a sandwich with your choice of bun and toppings like, mozzarella cheese, hot peppers, or cabbage.