Smoked Pork Butt Smoking Pork Butt for Pulled Pork on the Traeger Grill.

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May. 18, 2016

Back to basics smoked pulled pork on the Traeger pellet grill. We also use an awesome pork rub that I dubbed Man Cave pork rub. This was created by John Sezler from Kamado Joes Youtube channel.


White sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Turbinado sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Sea salt 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Garlic powder 2 Tablespoon
Onion powder 2 Tablespoon
Chili powder 2 Tablespoon
Freshly ground black pepper 2 Tablespoon
Paprika 2 Teaspoon
Cocoa powder 1 Teaspoon
Cayenne pepper 1 Teaspoon
Ground cinnamon 1 Teaspoon
Ground clove 1 Teaspoon
Pork butt 8 Pound (in bone pork butt used)
Mustard 2 Tablespoon


For directions, please watch the video.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1236Calories from Fat 631

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 70 g107.7%

Saturated Fat 24 g120%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 4067 mg169.46%

Total Carbohydrates 50 g16.7%

Dietary Fiber 5 g20%

Sugars 37 g

Protein 108 g216%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet