My Re-enactment of the Cotton Bowl (Q- View)

Discussion in 'Pork' started by zoukeeper, Apr 26, 2008.

  1. I smoked that Piggies Butt!!! [​IMG] (Thats for any Arkansas fans out there!)

    Smoked 3 pork butts, about 6 lbs. each. Used the method from the "Johnny's Pulled Pork" recipe and thread that was revived a couple weeks ago. Brined it and then rubbed and put on grill.

    About 3 1/2 hours in to the smoke



    Foiled at 170 and taken to 200 then rested in cooler for about 2 hours.

    Just before pulling.



    THe results



    This was my third attempt at butts. First time (prior to finding this site) was ok. Decent smoke but sliced because I did not know to go to the higher temp to pull.

    Second attempt (before this site) was AWEFUL!! I was of the school that more smoke the better and the meat was horribly bitter.

    This meat was Spectacular. Partially dumb luck I am sure, but I just keep reading and applying new ideas.
     
  2. travcoman45

    travcoman45 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Mighty fine vittles indeed!
     
  3. cubguy17

    cubguy17 Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Looks great hopefully mine looks that good. Will have Qview later!
     
  4. WOW Zou...they look great!!! Nice job. [​IMG]
     
  5. sumosmoke

    sumosmoke Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Awesome job, Zou - thanks for the q-vue!! Hope that meal lasts for some leftovers to be had!
     
  6. crewcab4x4

    crewcab4x4 Smoking Fanatic

    Good looking butts zou. I got th e johnny's pulled pork recipie to. Got a 9 1/2 #er in the freezer. I'm going to try the recipie on it. Thanks for the qview send a sammie this way if you get a chance.

    Jason
     
  7. kookie

    kookie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    NICE BUTTS.....................lol...........Good job...........
     

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