What is a pork shoulder?

Answer Pork shoulder is a cut of meat deriving from a pig's shoulder blade area. Upper shoulder cuts are referred to as the pork butt, shoulder butt, Boston butt or Boston-style shoulder.HistoryPork loin ... Read More »

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How to Cook Pork Shoulder?

There are many recipes on how to cook pork shoulder, such as grilling, roasting or slow cooking. Each method of cooking creates a tender, juicy piece of meat where the pork falls off the bone. Pork... Read More »

What is smoked pork shoulder?

Understanding what smoked pork shoulder is requires understanding of meat cuts as pertains to meats derived from the flesh of hogs or pigs, such as pork, ham and bacon.PorkThe term pork primarily r... Read More »

For how long should a pork shoulder be cooked?

Pork shoulder should be cooked until the internal temperature, or the thickest part of the meat, reaches 160 degrees Fahrenheit. This typically takes 35 to 40 minutes, per pound, in a 325 degree ov... Read More »

Can dogs eat pork shoulder bones?

It's best that dogs don't eat pork shoulder bones. Cooked bones are brittle and could splinter, causing damage to the dog's digestive tract. Raw bones are less likely to splinter, but more likely t... Read More »