Recipe courtesy of Robert Irvine
Save Recipe Print
Total:
3 hr 35 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
6 sandwiches
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Pulled Pork and Carolina Sauce:
Chicken:

Directions

For the pulled pork and Carolina sauce: Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.

Sprinkle the Boston butt with the Cajun spice, 1 tablespoon salt and 1 teaspoon pepper and put in a deep roasting pan. Add the diced vegetables and bay leaves, and then cover with chicken stock. Wrap with plastic wrap and tightly cover with foil. Roast until tender, 2 to 2 1/2 hours.

Remove the pork from the stock and let cool. Remove the fat from the stock and measure out 1 cup of the stock and cooked vegetable mixture. Let cool slightly, and then put in a blender. Add the mustard, hot sauce, white balsamic, brown sugar, cumin, paprika and some salt and pepper and puree until smooth. Taste the sauce and add more salt and pepper if needed.

Shred the pork with two forks and measure out 2 cups for the sandwiches. Put the pork in a pan and toss with 1/2 cup of the sauce. (Reserve the remaining pulled pork and sauce for another use.) Warm the mixture over medium heat, stirring and tossing, until hot. Lower the heat and keep warm.

For the chicken: Sprinkle the chicken with the salt and pepper. In a large pan over high heat, add the oil. Add the chicken and cook until browned on both sides, 4 to 5 minutes per side.

To assemble the sandwiches: Stack the bottom brioche buns with the chicken, sauced pork and coleslaw, and then finish with the top buns. 

When blending hot liquid, first let it cool for five minutes or so, then transfer it to a blender, filling only halfway. Put the lid on, leaving one corner open. Cover the lid with a kitchen towel to catch splatters, and pulse until smooth.

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Sushi Brain 00:53

This sushi brain is the most delicious way to creep out your friends.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Perfect Roast Chicken

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian

Chicken Piccata

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Oven-Roasted Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

Smoked BBQ Brisket

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Lemon Chicken Breasts

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

4-Step Chicken Marengo

Recipe courtesy of Melissa d'Arabian

Chicken Fried Steak with Gravy

Recipe courtesy of The Neelys

Chicken Spaghetti

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.