Louisiana-Style Spit-Roasted Pork Recipe


Main Ingredient


 Boneless pork loin roast7 Pound, rolled and tied (1 Whole)
 Soy sauce1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Burgundy wine/Other dry red wine1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Cider vinegar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Lemon juice1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Prepared mustard1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Garlic3 Clove (15 gm), minced

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 421 Calories from Fat 129

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.9%

Saturated Fat 4.4 g21.9%

Trans Fat 0.1 g

Cholesterol 179.2 mg

Sodium 1135.9 mg47.3%

Total Carbohydrates 3 g0.9%

Dietary Fiber 0.19 g0.77%

Sugars 0.5 g

Protein 63 g126%

Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 3.9%

Calcium 2% Iron 10.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Place roast in a zip-top heavy-duty plastic bag.
Combine remaining ingredients,: stirring well; pour over roast, and secure bag tightly.
Place bag in a large shallow container; refrigerate at least 8,hours, turning bag occasionally.
Remove roast from marinade, reserving marinade.
Thread roast on spit; ^secure with prongs at each end of spit.
Balance roast properly to avoid strain on motor.
Insert meat thermometer into thickest part of roast, making sure it does not touch fat or spit.
Place spit on rptisserie 3 to 4 inches from low coals.
Grill 2 1/2 to 3 hours or until thermometer registers 160° (medium).
Baste with marinade during last hour of grilling time.
Remove roast from spit; let stand 10 to 15 minutes before slicing.