I think Warer Rat is on the money. I did a 12 lb butt last weekend. 13.5 hours at 250 degrees. I wrapped at 165 & pulled it off the Rec Tec at 200. It was perfect! The butt fell apart!
Your food looks amazing, enjoy!
SonnyE, best response yet! I will follow your advice. Doing some beef jerky & ribs tomorrow for the first smoke...I of course will be having a few cold frosty beverages I have Stone Go To IPA on tap right now.
Penelope too loves a good belly rub
I just put my 700 Bull together today, and I did the initial burn in. It is amazing! I do have to say, with the standard legs, it’s a bit wobbly. The 700 is a beast of a smoker...it’s heavy and very well made! The bull screams for the comp cart and mine arrives on Tuesday. If you’re on the...
My father-in-law actually bought my 700 for me for a B-Day gift (WTF...nice, right!). He has the same smoker. His only issue has been on initial start up, sometimes it throws his GFI. There than that...Flawless!
My 700 arrived the day before the wife, kids & I left on vacation...crap! We’re heading home tomorrow & I should be doing the initial burn in by tomorrow night. My Comp Cart arrives Tuesday! I’m as excited as you friend!
Hey thanks friends! As far as Penelope goes, she doesn’t seem to mind at all. I’ve cooked numerous whole pigs in my La Caja China. If she gets pissed, she never says anything to me:), she just goes inside & climbs in her bed (yep, she’s an indoor pig). She does like a piece of bacon now & then...
RNMike here, yes I’m an RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Flight Nurse to be specific. I’m pretty new to smoking and I just got my Rec Tec RT 700 Bull. Best part is that it was a gift from my father-in-law. A TOTAL surprise! Anyway, I’m in SoCal getting all the smoke I can handle from the...