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Which is better pork loin or pork shoulder?
Last Updated: 28th June, 2020
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People also ask, can I use pork loin instead of pork shoulder?
No, you cannot substitute pork loin for pork shoulder and expect the same results. It sure sounds as if you have an aversion to pork fat. All you have to do is not eat it. Cook the pork shoulder and eat the meat and don't eat the fat.
Furthermore, what cut of pork is similar to pork shoulder? If you like pork shoulder … If you love the rich flavor of pulled pork or braised pork, a great swap for a portion of the cost is unsmoked ham hocks—especially if you're only cooking for 2 or 3 people. They fall right off the bone, and are very quick and easy to prepare.
Similarly, it is asked, what is the most tender cut of pork?
Pork Tenderloin Cut from the loin, this is the most tender cut of pork.
Does pork loin make good pulled pork?
Instant Pot Pulled Pork Recipe: As far as meat, I typically use a pork loin roast. You can also use a pork shoulder if that is your preference. If you have time you will add your rub to your cubed pork roast, seal it in a bag, and let it marinate for a good 30-60 minutes before cooking for maximum flavor.