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post #21 of 31
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Originally Posted by johnmeyer View Post
 

I love slaw with anything smoked. I think you said you already have a recipe. Here's one I developed over the past few years. It is nothing hugely different from recipes you've already seen, except that I use yellow mustard in place of much of the mayonnaise. I'm not a big mayo fan, but I don't like slaw that is just vinegar and sugar. I do, however, like a fair amount of sugar.

 

Note that I don't use any salt. It draws out too much moisture and makes the slaw too mushy for my tastes. Instead, I add it just before I eat it.

 

This recipe is scaled for two people.

 

John's Cole Slaw

 

½     Head cabbage shredded

1      small carrot, shredded

1      small green onion, sliced thin

2-3  tablespoons sugar

2-3  tablespoons cider vinegar

1      tablespoons mayonnaise

1½   teaspoon yellow mustard

¼     teaspoon celery salt

        salt & pepper to taste (don't add salt until serving)


​Sounds good.    Gonna have to try this.

post #22 of 31
Wow, happy anniversary to you and you in laws. Can't wait to see the pics from this cook. If you are going to mix it up and not go traditional for the pulled chicken, how about @SQWIB's philly style! I can't get enough of it.
post #23 of 31

Happy Anniversary Case.  How long?

 

And to you and Miss Judy too Al.  51 years--that's really impressive!!! 

 

Miss Linda and I will be celebrating 12 years on Oct 1.  Good Lord.  That means I'd have to live to be 107 to catch up to you and Miss Judy, Al.  Somehow I just don't see that happening.  :biggrin:

 

Gary

post #24 of 31
Congrats to you & your other half Case... Also to your in-laws upcoming 50th ! Sounds like one hell of a menu you all are gonna have.. icon14.gif
post #25 of 31
Thread Starter 

How about the recipes I am considering for the chicken

 

1. Roadside chicken:


1 cup white vinegar
1/2 cup veg oil
1/4 cup worcestershire sauce
1 TBS Sea or Kosher salt
1 TBS white sugar
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp onion powder
1 tsp white pepper
1/2 tsp celery salt

 

This yield enough for 2-3 pounds of chicken

Blend everything together, and marinate 2-4 hours. You will need this mixture for basting while cooking.

I'd suggest making a fresh batch and not to use the mix that you used to marinate the chicken in.

 

2. White BBQ Chicken

 

1 1/2 cup mayo

1/4 cup apple cider vinegar

1 garlic clove minced

1 tbs coarse ground pepper

1 tbs spicy brown mustard

1 tsp sugar

1 tsp salt

2 tsp horseradish

 

This yield enough for 2-3 pounds of chicken
 

Blend well Marinate chicken 2-4 hours. apply sauce to chicken while grilling.

post #26 of 31

Congrats to the Inlaws, Case!! Thumbs UpThumbs Up

 

I know the Food will be Great !! :drool

 

If I can stay above ground for 2 more years, Mrs Bear & I will celebrate our 50th too.

 

 

Bear

post #27 of 31
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by Bearcarver View Post
 

Congrats to the Inlaws, Case!! Thumbs UpThumbs Up

 

I know the Food will be Great !! :drool

 

If I can stay above ground for 2 more years, Mrs Bear & I will celebrate our 50th too.

 

 

Bear

Thanks Bear!

 

I'm sure you'll be above ground so you better start planning the smoke!

post #28 of 31

I'm digging the sound of that white BBQ chicken!

 

50 years?  My inlaws and grandparents did it, but for me to get there I'll have to live for another 35 years!  Not sure she could handle me that long...

post #29 of 31
Thread Starter 

Here's my standard go to slaw recipe, that I'll be serving for the pork and chicken sandwees:

 

Crispy Slaw:
4 ounces granulated sugar
3/4 cup seasoned rice vinegar
3 cups mayonnaise
1 tablespoon celery seed
1/4 cup capers
1 1/2 tablespoons garlic, finely chopped
1 head Napa cabbage, shredded
1 head Savoy cabbage, shredded
1 cup carrots, julienne

post #30 of 31
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by CrankyBuzzard View Post
 

I'm digging the sound of that white BBQ chicken!

 

50 years?  My inlaws and grandparents did it, but for me to get there I'll have to live for another 35 years!  Not sure she could handle me that long...

I'm going to prepare a batch of each flavor and serve it to the in-laws. My luck they will split on which one they like better and the whole show will be off! :ROTF

post #31 of 31

Congrats to you both.

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