"Pigballs" or so someone called them.

Discussion in 'Pork' started by tbones, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. tbones

    tbones Fire Starter

    Ok, so someone on here posted about doing something called a "pig balls" on here. i decided to try it for myself today. I bought some Italian sausage and beef  and a block of Velveeta and  pepper jack cheese. I also picked up some center cut bacon to wrap them in.

    I started by cutting up some Velveeta and pepper jack cheese and wrapping it in the sausage and beef and then the bacon.

    I then put them on 3 screens I use to smoke salts then put them into a 275 degree smoker with hickory going the AMNPS. I think I finally figured out how to keep that thing lite so that's good.

    Took about 4 hours in the smoker. It was in the teens for temp outside and it was pretty windy. The smoker temp hovered around 230 to 250 most of the time. I also finished them off in the oven just to try to crisp up the bacon.

    They were a hit!!! everyone gobbled them up and not too many of them left.  SOOOOOOOOOOOOO GOOOOD!!!!

    I think I'll be doing another batch for a super bowl party.  I personally liked the ones wrapped in beef better.

    I hope you guys like what I did. It sure was fun making them!!! Thanks for looking.
  2. mneeley490

    mneeley490 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    What you've made are commonly called, "Moinks", around here. Short for "moo" and "oink". Good, aren't they?
  3. tbones

    tbones Fire Starter

    They are good. I wasn't so sure on what to name them. I like Moinks.
  4. goliath

    goliath Smoking Fanatic

    look great ...
    im gonna try some in the next weeks ....

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