Servings: Serves 6
Ingredients 1 small onion , diced10 cloves garlic , crushed or minced1/2 cup chopped fresh thyme1/4 cup fresh rosemary1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil2 Tbsp. red pepper flakesFreshly ground pepper to taste1/2 cup apple cider vinegar1 pork tenderloin (about 2 pounds), butterflied or 1 pork shoulder (4 pounds), cut in half, brined
Preheat the oven to 350°.
Prepare the run by combining the onion, garlic, thyme, rosemary, oil, red pepper flakes, black pepper and vinegar in a bowl. Stir to mix well.
Remove the pork from the brine. Discard the brine.
On a half sheet pan with a rack, place the pork, and coat with the rub.
Place the pork in the oven on the lowest rack.
After 25 minutes, turn the pork over and cook for an additional 20 minutes, or until a meat thermometer registers 160°.
Let the pork rest for 10 minutes before slicing and serving.
Note: If using a pork shoulder, for a crispy skin turn the broiler on high and place the pork under the flame until the desired color is achieved.
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