Simplest Whole Hog Roast Recipe Ever

Simplest Whole Hog Roast Recipe Ever


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About this recipe: When you are preparing hog roast for your family, it is more like an event rather than just cooking. People not only enjoy having one for their dinner but also the fact that they are cooking it together. During several occasions when all the members of the family come together who have been living apart, it definitely calls for a celebration and hog roast is one of the most appropriate ways to enjoy it. A hog roast is very easy to prepare though it is popular myth among the people that it can be a tough recipe. If you are looking for a complete hog roast recipe then here is a quick one that can satisfy your thirst.


  • A whole suckling pig appropriate size.
  • Water.
  • Kosher salt.
  • Granulated sugar.
  • Vegetable oil.


  1. Wash your pig properly so that dirt is removed. The next step is to fill your garbage bag with water and salt and stir quickly. Once you think that they are properly mingled, place your hog into the garbage bag and seal it. Keep it away in the refrigerator for the next few hours.
  2. Pick out your hog and wipe out all the water. After drying, you need preheat your oven to 250 degree Fahrenheit and fill your hog with small pieces of aluminum foil to prevent caving.
  3. Put your hog in a large tray and cover it lightly with an aluminum foil. Make sure that it sits properly inside your oven.
  4. Firstly roast your hog for 2-3 hours and then increase the temperature to 400 degree Fahrenheit.
  5. Tap it gently with a lot of oil and roast it for another 15 minutes to get the glaze on the skin of the hog roast.

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Its really awesome. - 30 Mar 2014

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