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More Spice Pork Shoulder

Prep Time

490 minutes

Cook Time

280 minutes


6-8 people

Tender, juicy and full of sweet-heat flavors, this More Spice Pork Shoulder by Firehouse Grub is sure to be the biggest hit at the BBQ!

More Spice Pork Shoulder

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  • 1 Bone-in Pork Shoulder

  • Yellow Mustard

  • Tony’s More Spice Seasoning, to Taste

  • 12 Ounces Dr. Pepper

  • Apple Juice

  • Clear


  1. Trim pork shoulder if needed. Score the fat cap. Turn 90 degrees and score again so that you have little squares on top.
  2. Drizzle a little bit of mustard over the pork shoulder and rub it in so that it is evenly coated.
  3. Season all sides liberally with Tony’s More Spice Seasoning.
  4. Cover and place in fridge overnight.
  5. Remove from fridge and preheat smoker to 225°-250°F.
  6. Once smoker is up to temp, place the pork shoulder on and smoke for 3 hours untouched.
  7. Take 6 ounces of Dr. Pepper and 6 ounces of apple juice and put them in a spray bottle to spritz meat.
  8. At the 3-hour mark, spritz the pork shoulder. Repeat ever 45-60 minutes until internal temperature reaches 165°F.
  9. Remove pork shoulder and place in metal tray. Pour remaining 6 ounces of Dr. Pepper over the pork shoulder. Cover with foil and return to smoker.
  10. Continue smoking until internal temperature reaches 203°F.
  11. Remove from smoker and shred. Enjoy!

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