We’ve got you covered with the perfect sides for your pulled pork sandwiches that will satisfy a crowd. Give these delicious pulled pork sandwich sides a try for an incredible meal.
The Best Sides for Pulled Pork Sandwiches
If you’re in search of easy and flavorful side dishes for pulled pork, look no further. This curated list of recipes includes both classic favorites and exciting new options that are guaranteed to make dinner a breeze.
What Exactly is a Pulled Pork Sandwich?
A pulled pork sandwich is a beloved Southern delicacy that typically features succulent shredded pork shoulder. The tender meat is usually mixed with sauce and served on buns or sliders, creating a mouthwatering sandwich that everyone adores.
1. Tangy Slaw Recipe
Whip up this simple coleslaw recipe to add as a delightful topping or side for your sandwich.
2. Delectable Sweet Potato Fries
Experience the perfect combination of sweet and savory with these delectable sweet potato fries that pair beautifully with pork.
3. Classic Macaroni Salad
For a timeless side, try this easy macaroni salad that never disappoints.
4. Flavorful Baked Beans
The combination of brown sugar and savory seasonings gives these baked beans an irresistible flavor.
5. Refreshing Cucumber Tomato Salad
Balance out the richness of the meat with this light and tangy salad that’s bursting with freshness.
6. Tropical Fruit Salad Delight
Elevate your meal with this tropical fruit salad glazed with a hint of honey and lime. It’s an absolute crowd-pleaser.
7. Homemade French Fries Perfection
Forget frozen fries! These homemade French fries are the ultimate side dish to accompany your pulled pork.
8. Bacon Wrapped Green Beans Temptation
Indulge in these mouthwatering bundles of green beans wrapped in bacon and sprinkled with brown sugar. The combination is a match made in heaven with pulled pork.
9. Creamy Old Fashioned Potato Salad
Creamy, satisfying, and easy to prepare, this old fashioned potato salad is a fantastic choice alongside pulled pork.
10. Irresistible Homemade BBQ Sauce
No pulled pork sandwich is complete without an extra serving of barbecue sauce for that perfect, tangy dip. This homemade BBQ sauce is simply the best.
11. Easy Corn Casserole Bliss
If you enjoy corn pudding, you’re going to love this creamy corn casserole that only requires 5 ingredients.
12. Air Fryer Onion Rings Crunch
Create thick and crispy onion rings in a flash with the help of your air fryer. They’re an absolute favorite when it comes to side dishes.
13. Crock Pot Macaroni and Cheese
Mac and cheese is a classic side that pairs incredibly well with pulled pork. This recipe makes it super easy with the help of your trusty crockpot.
14. Quick and Flavorful Sautéed Green Beans
When you need a fast side dish, try these sautéed green beans that come together in just 10 minutes.
15. Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Delight
Elevate your pulled pork experience with this simple yet flavorful bacon wrapped asparagus side dish. The bacon adds a burst of deliciousness.
16. Convenient Foil Pack Grilled Potatoes
Keep your kitchen cool and mess-free with these foil pack grilled potatoes. They’re a perfect side dish with pulled pork, and there’s no cleanup required.
17. Parmesan Grilled Corn on the Cob Twist
Give plain corn a delightful twist with this Parmesan grilled corn on the cob recipe. The seasoning and cheese take it to the next level as a side dish.
18. Effortless Baked Potatoes on the Grill
Effortlessly create baked potatoes on the grill for a no-fuss side dish to enjoy with your pork. Customize with your favorite toppings.
19. Heavenly Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapeno Poppers
Only three ingredients are required to create this easy and heavenly recipe. Creamy and with just the right amount of heat, these jalapeno poppers are a perfect match for pulled pork sandwiches.
20. Grilled Sweet Potatoes Perfection
In just 20 minutes, you can achieve perfectly flavored and tender grilled sweet potatoes. This recipe also keeps cleanup to a minimum.
21. Crowd-Pleasing Grilled Broccoli
Grilling turns ordinary broccoli into an extraordinary crowd-pleasing side dish.
22. Cheesy Jalapeno Popper French Bread
Transform French bread into a cheesy, jalapeno-packed delight. Stuffed with cheese, jalapenos, and more, it’s a fantastic addition to your pulled pork meal.
23. Instant Pot Green Beans and Bacon
Harness the power of your pressure cooker to create green beans bursting with slow-cooked flavor. The addition of bacon lends an amazing taste.
24. Creamy Broccoli Salad Sensation
The perfect sweet and salty combination of ingredients makes this creamy broccoli salad an ideal pairing for pulled pork sandwiches.
25. Kings Hawaiian Rolls Finest
These sweet rolls are a match made in heaven with pulled pork. They’re perfect for parties and are sure to be a hit.
26. Panera Strawberry Poppyseed Salad
For those looking to lighten up their meal, this salad recipe is just the ticket. Packed with an array of fruits and veggies, it’s a refreshing and nutritious choice.
27. Copycat Chick-Fil-A Lemonade
Homemade lemonade is the ultimate drink to enjoy alongside your pulled pork sandwiches. It’s incredibly simple to make and so refreshing.
28. Grilled Bell Peppers Delicacy
Discover the fantastic flavor and texture of grilled bell peppers. If you’ve never grilled bell peppers before, now is the time to try them alongside your pulled pork.
29. Refreshing Pink Lemonade
Whip up a pitcher of refreshing pink lemonade to complement your pulled pork. It’s super easy to make and incredibly tasty.
30. Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Perfection
Once you see how easy it is to make scalloped potatoes at home, you’ll never go back to store-bought. This creamy side dish is the perfect addition to your meal.
31. Spicy Jalapeno Corn Casserole
Packed with flavor from jalapeno peppers, this corn casserole strikes a perfect balance with its sweet corn base.
32. Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad Delight
Pasta salad is a classic choice to serve with pulled pork, and this recipe is simple yet bursting with the savory flavors of ranch.
33. Refreshing Italian Pasta Salad
This Italian pasta salad features a light dressing that perfectly complements the pork. It’s not heavy, allowing all the flavors to shine.
34. Zesty Cucumber Onion Salad
This easy cucumber onion salad offers delightful tanginess, thanks to its vinegar-based dressing. It pairs excellently with pork.
35. Instant Pot Baked Beans in Minutes
Try these pressure cooker baked beans for a quick and flavorful side dish that perfectly complements your pulled pork.
36. Fresh Fruit Cup
Keep it light and refreshing by serving a fresh fruit cup alongside your sandwiches.
37. Effortless Veggie Tray Creation
Put together an easy veggie tray without breaking a sweat. It’s a simple and healthy side dish option.
38. Pan-Fried Potatoes Nostalgia
Indulge in the nostalgia of old-fashioned pan-fried potatoes. They’re always a crowd-pleaser.
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