Roasted Pork Shoulder

Preparation info
  • Serves

    10 to 12

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Peace, Love, and Pasta: Simple and Elegant Recipes from a Chef's Home Kitchen

By Scott Conant

Published 2021

  • About

I’ve worked with a lot of Puerto Ricans over the years, and through them, I have been introduced to pernil, an absolutely delicious roasted pork dish that is full of flavor, thanks to an overnight marinade and a long, slow cooking process that caramelizes the outside of the roast with lots of spices while leaving the inside juicy and tender. While I wouldn’t call this recipe a pernil by any means, it was inspired by my desire to achieve that soulful, satisfying depth of flavor