Boston's 25 best comfort foods
Barbecue might be the ultimate American comfort food, meat cooked low and slow, infused with smoky flavor. Blue Ribbon Bar-B-Qs pulled pork sandwich is hard to beat. Pork shoulder is smoked for 14 hours and then seasoned with a North Carolina-style vinegar-based sauce. Its piled on a soft roll, which soaks up the juices.
> 908 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, 781-648-7427, and 1375 Washington Street, West Newton, 617-332-2583, blueribbonbbq.com