Wondering what you should serve at your next barbecue or family dinner with pulled pork? Look no further. Here is a delicious list filled with 15 Delicious Pulled Pork Sides (and drinks) you can serve that will impress the guest!
My family loves pulled pork. We also love to use the leftover to make pulled pork nachos. If you love pulled pork you will love this recipe round up with 15 Delicious Pulled Pork Sides that compliment any lunch or dinner barbecue. Whether you are serving up these side dishes for your immediate family or entertaining a crowd. I feel confident you’ll find a few delicious sides.
- FAQs: Pulled Pork Sides
- 1. Air Fryer French Fries
- Air Fryer French Fries
- 2. Potato Salad without Mayo
- Potato Salad without Mayo
- 3. Macaroni & Garlic Herb Cheddar Cheese
- Stove-top Macaroni & Herbed Cheddar Cheese
- 4. Southern Green Beans
- Southern Green Beans
- 5. Instant Pot Baked Beans
- Instant Pot Baked Beans
- 6. Honey Cornbread Muffins
- Honey Cornbread Muffins
- 7. Homemade Lemonade
- Homemade Lemonade
- 8. Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
- Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
- 9. Seasoned Collard Greens
- Seasoned Collard Greens
- 10. Mandarin Orange Coleslaw
- Mandarin Orange Coleslaw
- 11. Creamy Cucumber Salad
- Creamy Cucumber Salad
- 12. Oven Roasted Asparagus
- Oven-Roasted Asparagus
- 13. Grilled Peaches with Caramel Sauce and Whipped Cream
- Grilled Peaches with Caramel Sauce and Whipped Cream
- 14. Apple Pie Milkshakes
- Apple Pie Milkshake
- 15. Apple Pie Bread Pudding
- Apple Pie Bread Pudding
FAQs: Pulled Pork Sides
Veggies go great with pulled pork! Typically, pulled pork is served with green beans, coleslaw, asparagus, baked beans, broccoli, and Corn on the cob.
Lemonade and Iced Tea are hands down the best drink to serve with pulled pork or BBQ.
There are many alcoholic BBQ drinks you can bring to a party. Spiked Lemonade, Bay Breeze, Bourbon and Barbecue cocktails, and beer are just a few.
Pulled pork is typically categorized as a southern dish. Therefore, it would be fitting to serve many other southern dishes with it. To name a few, there is Mac & Cheese, Green Beans, Cornbread, Coleslaw, Baked Beans, and Garlic Toast.
1. Air Fryer French Fries
A spin on classic French Fries made from scratch. Rather than deep-fry the French Fries, air fry them for a better crunch and less calories!
Air Fryer French Fries
2. Potato Salad without Mayo
Try this potato salad recipe without mayo! This recipe packs a lot of flavors even without mayonnaise and best of all perfect to serve on a warm summers day.
Potato Salad without Mayo
3. Macaroni & Garlic Herb Cheddar Cheese
No barbecue is complete without the staple dish – Mac & Cheese. This recipe elevates your typical recipe and adds garlic herb spices and cheddar cheese!
Stove-top Macaroni & Herbed Cheddar Cheese
4. Southern Green Beans
Southern Green Beans are a staple southern dish. You can make this even heartier by boiling in cubed potatoes. Pair these green beans with pulled pork and you are in heaven!
Southern Green Beans
5. Instant Pot Baked Beans
Baked beans from scratch doesn’t get easier with this recipe. The best part is you can make it in the Instant Pot with mostly hands free cooking time.
Instant Pot Baked Beans
6. Honey Cornbread Muffins
Indulge in this sweetened cornbread muffins recipe. With the additional sweet ingredient of honey, your cornbread will never be the same!
Honey Cornbread Muffins
7. Homemade Lemonade
Every barbecue dish needs a drink, hence why I’m including lemonade in this recipe roundup. This recipe is all homemade, and is quick to craft!
8. Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
No need to boil your corn, simply make it in your Instant Pot a half hour before your pulled pork is done!
Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
9. Seasoned Collard Greens
Collard Greens are full of health benefits and make a great barbeque side dish. This collards side dish is made on the stove top although can also be made in a slow cooker or even Instant Pot.
Seasoned Collard Greens
10. Mandarin Orange Coleslaw
This spin on the classic coleslaw recipe will be sure to impress guests with a surprise ingredient of mandarin oranges. This is the only coleslaw recipe I ever make. I also love to add a scoop on to my pulled pork sandwich or even on top of a hot dog!
Mandarin Orange Coleslaw
11. Creamy Cucumber Salad
If you don’t want to serve the staple coleslaw side dish, no worries. Craft this amazing cucumber salad recipe. Loaded with fresh dill, sour cream, red onion, and thinly sliced cucumbers this is a family favorite in my home.
Creamy Cucumber Salad
12. Oven Roasted Asparagus
Asparagus goes great as an additional vegetable to serve during dinner time. Whether you make this oven roasted asparagus recipe OR decide to make it on the grill. Either way you can’t go wrong as a healthy side dish.
13. Grilled Peaches with Caramel Sauce and Whipped Cream
If you happen to be grilling some other sides or main dishes to go along with your pulled pork you can throw on some peaches for an easy summertime dessert. Topped with homemade whipped cream and a drizzle of caramel sauce this fresh dessert is sure to please.
Grilled Peaches with Caramel Sauce and Whipped Cream
14. Apple Pie Milkshakes
Why wait for dessert? Serve an apple pie milkshake with your pulled pork entrée for a bit of sweetness while you eat.
Apple Pie Milkshake
15. Apple Pie Bread Pudding
Yes, every cookout needs a dessert to wrap up the feast! This Apple Pie Bread pudding will sure bring you back to your southern roots!
Apple Pie Bread Pudding
I hope you found all of these delicious side dishes will be perfect to serve with pulled pork. Whether entertaining for a crowd or simply just enjoying with your immediate family, your lunch or dinner is sure to be delicious!
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