how hot can I go??

Discussion in 'Fatties' started by lennyluminum, Jul 30, 2009.

  1. If low and slow is to break down the meat so it is tender and a fattie needs no breaking down how hot can i go? I will be wraping 1 in bacon an 1 not. They are going to be for a party on sat. and I want to cook them before the party so they are still hot for the guest. I also want the bacon to be nice and crispy. when i cook them at low temps the bacon never seems to get crispy.
     
  2. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Not sure exactly how hot would be safe for them.
    If I had to guess though I would say even as high as 327 would be fine.
     
  3. I have always done mine around 300 bacon comes out crispy and good but I am new too some one will be along with better advice I am sure
     
  4. tasunkawitko

    tasunkawitko Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    the 300-range should be fine ~ i wouldn't go over 330 ~
     
  5. bbq engineer

    bbq engineer Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    OK Fire...

    How in the heck did you come up with that? You crack me up, and those guys gave you a pass on it! [​IMG] Did you know that 83% of statistics are made up on the spot?!?

    I was going to say that 314.159265° would be the best number! (100 X PI)???

    Seriously, low 300's and you will be fine! My $.02
     
  6. rivet

    rivet Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Gawd, I love this forum! You all crack me up! [​IMG]
     
  7. tntxajun

    tntxajun Smoke Blower

    Exactly 318.752573 F. and err, ahhh, more or less ! (I think !) or was that Centigrade. ?

    Maybe, Perhaps, Possibly, Could be,


    Ummmmmm !

    Jack~
     
  8. the term. on the door of my GOSM wont read this number. Should I go get a new one from NASA of maybe Harbor Fright??
     

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