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Originally Posted by nicholas2335 View Post

New to smoking and the forum. I have been reading around to prepare for my first Boston butt smoke as well. I have a MES 30 in. When you removed the butts for wrap did you pour the apple juice/vinegar over the top of the butts? 


I did for this one. The next one I did, a shoulder, I let ride the whole time without foiling. It took a little longer, but the bark was crispy. Foiling softens the bark. I prefer the Un foiled method, but you may like foul better. Have to try both ways to see your preference