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BBQ Jackfruit Sliders with homemade BBQ sauce

BBQ Jackfruit Sliders

BBQ Jackfruit Sliders are a vegan slider recipe made with jackfruit and your favorite BBQ sauce. It's an easy slider recipe that makes the perfect vegan appetizer for backyard BBQs
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword sliders, vegan, vegetarian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Author Kat Jeter & Melinda Caldwell


  • 20 ounces Young Green Jackfruit canned
  • 1 tablespoon Olive Oil
  • 2 tablespoons BBQ Dry Rub
  • ½ cup BBQ Sauce
  • ¼ cup Water
  • 12 Slider Buns


  • Drain the canned jackfruit, pat dry, and place it in a bowl.
  • Toss the jackfruit in the dry rub and add it to a hot skillet sauteing for 3-5 minutes.
  • Add BBQ sauce and ½ cup of water. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer for 15 minutes.
  • Once the jackfruit has finished cooking and the sauce has reduced and coats everything use two forks to pull the jackfruit apart into strands that look like pulled pork.
  • Place the BBQ jackfruit on slider buns and enjoy!