Spicy Pork Ragu with Pappardelle
Recipe adapted from Hatchery
1 jar (16oz) Nonna's Spicy Calabrian Sauce
1 1/2 lb. pork shoulder
Salt & pepper, to taste
1 1/2 cups dry red wine
1 cup beef stock
1 8-oz. package of pappardelle
Shaved parmesan, for serving
Set slow cooker to high. Season pork with salt and pepper liberally. Add 1 cup of the red wine, pork and beef stock to the slow cooker and cook for 4 hours.
Remove pork from the slow cooker and use two forks to shred the meat. Discard liquids in slow cooker.
In a large pot, add the shredded pork and remaining 1/2 cup of red wine, Nonna's Spicy Sauce and let simmer for 15-20 minutes.
While the meat and sauce simmer, boil the pappardelle according to the packaging instructions.
Toss pappardelle with ragu until evenly coated, then serve, top with parmesan.