Porchetta

Description

Copper Chef XL

Cooker Device: 
Copper Chef
Copper Chef XL

Summary

Yield
Servings
Prep time
Cooking time
Total time

Ingredients

1
whole pork shoulder (bone removed and butterflied (6-7 pounds))
1⁄2 cup
fresh sage (finely chopped)
1⁄2 cup
fresh rosemary (finely chopped)
1⁄4 cup
Garlic (minced)
2 tablespoons
orange zest
1 tablespoon
toasted fennel seeds
1⁄2 teaspoon
red pepper flakes
1⁄2 cup
olive oil (divided)
 
Kosher Salt
 
Freshly ground black pepper
2
bottles lager

Instructions

1. Preheat oven to 325.

2. In a small bowl, combine the sage, rosemary, garlic, orange zest, fennel seeds, red pepper flakes and 1/4 of the olive oil. stir to combine.

3. Place the pork shoulder onto a cutting board, skin side down. Season generously with salt and pepper. Spread the rub evenly over the meat.

4. Roll the pork up and fasten with twine.

5. Place the roast onto a rack in a Copper Chef XL.

6. Drizzle the pork with the remaining olive oil and rub to coat.

7. Season generously with salt and pepper.

8. Roast for 2 hours.

9. Pour the lager over the pork.

10. Cook for another 4 hours, basting every 20 minutes or so.

11. Remove the roast from the oven; rest for 10 minutes.

12. Pour the sauce into gravy boat.

13. Slice the porchetta into 1/4” rounds and serve with the pan sauce.