First Smoke In The New Box

Discussion in 'Pork' started by nw florida smoker, Jan 10, 2008.

  1. My wife surprised me with a new GOSM for Christmas so we broke it in at our New Years party. Our local butcher had some nice boston butts with the bone in so I grabbed four. I had some picky eaters so I grabbed four whole fryers to smoke up too. I normally brine my port butts, but since I had four and had a house full of guests the whole weekend I skipped it (being lazy). We rubbed the meat down, wrapped, and let them sit overnight. I fired the GOSM up at 5:00am and in they went. I had 2 finish up at about the same time and 2 stay in just a little bit longer but everything was out of the smoker by 4:30pm. I used a finishing sauce and homemade bbq sauce on 2 of the butts, and kept the other two plain. I can't tell you how easy the GOSM makes smoking this much food a breeze. Everything turned out delicious and we had a ton of food for everyone to take home and enjoy while watching football on New Years Day. Here are a couple of pictures, ENJOY!!!
     
  2. cowgirl

    cowgirl Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Mmmm, they look great NW Florida![​IMG]
     
  3. flagriller

    flagriller Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Nicely done...
     
  4. smoke.eater

    smoke.eater Fire Starter

    Looks great...what kinda wood did u burn???
     
  5. I had some nice chunks of hickory from a tree that got struck by lightning by my pond. Someone gave me a couple of bags of apple wood chips also so I used them up as well.
     
  6. Nice looking Q-view there NW. Making me hungry
     
  7. smokeys my pet

    smokeys my pet Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Good job looks great and keep the smokin flowin!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  8. flash

    flash Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Is that a Wide body GOSM? gotta be. Sure looks good. I still use my GOSM charcoal version, probably around 16 x 16 at best.
     
  9. It is the wide body. I had actually showed my wife the smaller one, but she got the bigger one. I am not complaining!!!!!!!!
     
  10. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Congrats on the new smoker, and thanks for the Q View too! Nice to see someone new post Q Views early on upon joining, I can tell you're having fun. It's all good my friend.
     
  11. longshot

    longshot Meat Mopper OTBS Member

    THat is some sweet looking Q. Keep cookin'
    LS
     
  12. gramason

    gramason Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Nice job, Great lookin smoke.
     

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