Test run for "PigFest"

Discussion in 'Poultry' started by raptor700, Feb 11, 2011.

  1. raptor700

    raptor700 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Gonna be competing in the "Pigfest" in tallahassee next weekend, so I gave my chicken one last try!

    Deboned the thighs, and trimmed

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    seasoned with some rub, then wrapped in the skin and into the smoker,

    In the comp the skin will be trimmed nice and neat.

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    smoked @ 250º for 2hrs

    sauced for the last 30mins[​IMG]

    Just what the judges like, Bite through skin!

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    Thanks for checkin' out my chicken,

    We'll see how it does next weekend!
     
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  2. hhookk

    hhookk Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Looks awesome. Thighs are my favorite part of the chicken. Sooooo much flavor.
     
  3. bamafan

    bamafan Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Looks great. Where are you in Crestview?
     
  4. raptor700

    raptor700 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    I'm east of crestview about 10 miles or so, I use crestview as a reference point so people can find it on the map!

    I've often wondered where your located in crestview,I pass by a few homes with smokers in the yard and often wonder if it's you.
     
  5. bamafan

    bamafan Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    RIght off John King in Cherokee Bend. Maybe we can get toghther some time.

    I cook a lot during football season. And do some golf tournaments for charity
     
  6. boykjo

    boykjo Sausage maker Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    Those look great. man you floridians can cook............
     
  7. raptor700

    raptor700 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Sounds good to me,I would love to smoke some meat with you my friend  [​IMG]
     
  8. bamaboy

    bamaboy Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Looks very good Rap,Good luck
     
  9. les3176

    les3176 Master of the Pit

    Looks great! Good luck in the comp!!!!
     
  10. Enjoyed check'n out your chicken! Looks great! Have fun and let us know how Pigfest goes for ya.  [​IMG]
     
  11. Raptor, that's some fine looking chicken thigh meat, looks comp ready to me, all you need is some of that funny looking green stuff to go around it and your ready to go!  My grandmother taught me that the thigh was the best part of the chicken, she convinced me and I still love them and yours are making me hungry right now.  Good luck in the Comp.!

    Your SMF Friend

    Barry  [​IMG]
     
  12. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Looks excellent. Good luck in the competition!
     
  13. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Looks awesome great color
     
  14. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Good luck at the comp Raptor, the chicken looks like a winner!
     
  15. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Looks like a definite winner to me !

    Best of luck in the Comp!

    Bear
     
  16. Great lookin thighs, good luck in the comp
     
  17. scarbelly

    scarbelly Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Great looking smoke - best of luck in the competition.
     
  18. cycletrash

    cycletrash Meat Mopper

    Nice looking thighs...good luck at the competion
     
  19. rbranstner

    rbranstner Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    That chicken looks spot on to me. But what do I know??? I'll take a plate full!
     

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