Slow-Cooker Kalua Pork Sandwiches

Blogger Jessica Walker from Lil Miss Bossy shares a recipe for slow cooker pork. Kalua pork isn’t just for a luau anymore! It can be enjoyed at your dinner table with the help of your slow cooker!

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 14 hr 10 min
  • Servings 16


boneless pork roasts (3 to 4 lb each), trimmed of fat
tablespoons coarse sea salt
tablespoons liquid smoke
burger buns, split
  • 1 Make 1-inch slits all over each pork roast. Rub 1 tablespoon salt on each, making sure to get every area.
  • 2 Place pork in 3- to 4-quart slow cooker. Pour 1 tablespoon liquid smoke on each; rub all over pork.
  • 3 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 14 hours.
  • 4 Remove pork from slow cooker; place on cutting board or large plate. Shred pork with fork; serve in buns.

Expert Tips

Sea salt makes a great substitution for the traditional Hawaiian sea salt.

Can be frozen! Just make sure to freeze with all the juices.