Pig Sandwich Like Hard Rock Cafe

Recipe by Emm Kay
READY IN: 5hrs




  • Pulled Pork:
  • In a large bowl, combine vinegar, Tabasco sauce and sugar with hot water. Stir till sugar is dissolved.
  • Pour marinade over pork, cover and refrigerate for at least 12 hours.
  • Preheat oven to 450°F Remove pork from marinade and place in a baking pan. Cook in the oven until well browned.
  • Remove pork from oven. Pour some marinade over pork, lower temperature to 300°F, cover with foil.
  • Return pork to oven and slow-roast for an additional two hours or until meat pulls away easily from the bone.
  • Coleslaw:
  • In a large bowl, mix sugar, vinegar and water with a wire whisk. Stir until the sugar is dissolved.
  • Add shredded cabbage and mix well. Cover and refrigerate.
  • Sauce:
  • Place all ingredients except the vegetable oil in a saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring occasionally.
  • When mixture has reached boiling stage, stir in vegetable oil till incorporated. Allow to simmer for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Remove from heat. Pour into proper storage container, and cool in an ice bath to 40°F
  • Cover and refrigerate.
  • Assembly:
  • Toast hamburger buns.
  • Place the bottom of the toasted bun on the serving plate.
  • Place a level scoop of pork on the bottom of the toasted bun.
  • Place coleslaw on top of the meat, then ladle sauce over the slaw and meat.
  • Serve the sandwich open-faced with the top part of the bun on the side.
  • Serve immediately with a side of onion rings and beans.