Pork Recipes

Jamaican Jerk Pork Recipe

Written by Xavier Murphy

Pork shoulder marinated in Jerk Sauce and cooked to perfection. Jerk Pork is best when grilled over branches of pimento (allspice) wood, but tasty even when cooked over charcoal.


  • Jerk Sauce – Buy Now or Make your own
  • 5 lb Pork Shoulder (cut up)
  • Pimento (all spice) branches or aromatic wood

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  1. Rub the meat with the sauce.
  2. If using a pork shoulder, make shallow cuts and rub in.
  3. Marinate overnight.
  4. Grill at lowest possible setting over a low fire until done.
  5. Pimento (all spice) branches (this is what is used in Jamaica) mixed with charcoal is best.
  6. If not try to use an aromatic wood in the barbecue grill to enhance the flavor.
  7. Chop meat into pieces, and serve traditionally with hard-dough bread

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Xavier Murphy