First pulled pork in MES (Updated with proper Q-view)

Discussion in 'Pork' started by cobble, Apr 10, 2011.

  1. cobble

    cobble Smoke Blower

    Ok, so some of you probably caught my thread about temperature issues in a different section, but I got those sorted out, and pulled off my first pulled pork on the MES. It turned out moderately fantastic. I used Jeff's Rub, and SoFlaQuer's finishing sauce, and it was excellent. Thanks to all who provided the pseudo-live-meat-tech-support that helped me save this pig and make it drool worthy.  The only negative about this is that I hit an abdolute wall at 190 after 12 hours, and double foiled it and put it in the oven at 350 for another hour and fifteen minutes. That got it up to 198 and it coasted up to 202 while resting. Without further delay, here comes the Q-view.

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  2. les3176

    les3176 Master of the Pit

    Glad everything worked out for you! It sure looks like they did...Nice looking PP!!!!
     
  3. tyotrain

    tyotrain Master of the Pit

    congrats on the good smoke.. looks tasty nice job
     
  4. adiochiro3

    adiochiro3 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Right on!! Love the PP smoke!  Good looking first one!
     
  5. tjohnson

    tjohnson Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Insider OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looks Great!

    At least you got to 190° before you stalled out.  Mine usually stalls at 160°

    GREAT JOB!

    Todd
     
  6. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Looks Great...
     
  7. scarbelly

    scarbelly Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Looking good man - Bet that was tasty
     
  8. realtorterry

    realtorterry Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    You did it! Good job!! :yahoo:
     
  9. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Looks like you got a winner on your first try Eric! Great job!
     
  10. cobble

    cobble Smoke Blower

    Todd, in regards to the stall, dont feel bad. I had a few stalls. The meat was up to 140 by the third hour, and stalled out through the 60's and then brutally in the upper 80's, and I gouldnt get past 190 without tossing it in the oven
     

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