15 Ideas: What Goes With Pulled Pork

Get ready to discover the best side dishes and accompaniments that elevate your pulled pork to a whole new level. Pair your pulled pork with classic coleslaw for a refreshing crunch, smoky baked beans for a taste symphony, or mac ‘n’ cheese for a creamy delight. For something zestier, try pickled red onions or tangy vinegar-based cucumber salad. Cornbread adds sweetness, while grilled corn on the cob brings a charred goodness. Looking for greens? Collard greens or kale salad offer a balanced bite. And don’t forget about spicy potato wedges or a batch of garlic-infused roasted veggies to complete your meal. Pulled pork paradise achieved.

Key takeaways:

  • Mango Salsa – Tangy sweetness complements the savory richness of pulled pork.
  • Sweet Potato Fries – Natural sweetness complements the pork’s savory flavor.
  • Jalapeno Cornbread – Spicy bread to soak up pulled pork juices.
  • Avocado Coleslaw – Creamy avocado complements crunchy slaw and pulled pork.
  • Pickled Red Onions – Tangy bite cuts through richness, adds a zesty pop.

Mango Salsa

mango salsa

Its tangy sweetness contrasts beautifully with the savory richness of the meat.

Sweet Potato Fries

Their natural sweetness and crispy texture complement the savory richness of the pork.

Jalapeno Cornbread

This spicy and slightly sweet bread is the perfect partner to mop up pulled pork juices.

Avocado Coleslaw

This twist on the classic side adds creamy avocado to the crunchy slaw, making it the perfect tangy companion to savory pulled pork.

Pickled Red Onions

Their tangy bite cuts through the richness, adding a zesty pop.

Grilled Pineapple

Elevate your pulled pork game with a dash of tropical flair through tangy-sweet grilled pineapple slices.

Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese

It adds a comforting creaminess that beautifully complements the smoky, savory notes of the meat.

Honey-glazed Carrots

Their sweet glaze pairs brilliantly with the smoky richness of pork, adding a delightful crunch to each bite.

Chimichurri Sauce

Like the Bonnie to Clyde, chimichurri sauce adds a zesty, herbaceous kick that elevates pulled pork to new heights.

Brie-stuffed Mushrooms

These delightful bites marry the earthy flavors of mushrooms with the creamy richness of Brie, creating a gourmet twist that elevates pulled pork to new savory heights.

Cucumber Tomato Salad

Crunchy cucumbers and juicy tomatoes bring a refreshing contrast to the savory richness of pulled pork.

Papaya Slaw

A tropical twist on a classic side, it adds a juicy crunch and zesty tang to every bite.

Roasted Corn Pudding

Creamy, slightly sweet, and smoky, it’s like a corn comfort blanket for your pulled pork.

Pomegranate BBQ Sauce

Its tangy sweetness adds a vibrant contrast to the smoky richness of the pork, creating a mouth-watering symphony of flavors.

Blue Cheese Potato Salad

A creamy, tangy side that elevates the richness of pulled pork and adds a burst of flavor with every bite.