These Vegan Jackfruit Pulled “Pork” Sandwiches Appeal to Vegetarians

By: Malika Renee Butss - May 24, 2015
References: rootiful & huffingtonpost
Pulled pork is given a brand new look with this vegan-friendly recipe. Found on the Rootiful.com, this dish looks like a pulled pork sandwich but is actually a healthier alternative to the traditional barbecue favorite.

In place of actual pulled pork, this recipe uses jackfruit. Jackfruit is a tropical fruit often juxtaposed with breadfruit. This exotic fruit carries a a variety of nutritional benefits such as significant amounts of vitamins and dietary fiber, which makes this recipe not only taste good but also good for you. The jackfruit in this sandwich is topped with a smokey barbecue sauce then covered with a creamy slaw.

This dish makes the perfect porch party meal even without the conventional pulled pork.