Boston butt


A primal pork cut from just above the primal pork shoulder. It includes a portion of the bladebone and is meaty and tender. Good for roasts and steaks. Boston butt can also refer to a sandwich made from this meat when it is smoke-roasted for a long time and then the pork pulled from the bone with a fork and served in shreds between bread. Meat like this is also called pulled pork.

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