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smoking some pork butts

Discussion in 'Pork' started by viking863, Dec 18, 2013.

  1. viking863

    viking863 Newbie

    I am new at smoking I was wonder if it matters when doing pork butt fat side up or down?
  2. chef willie

    chef willie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    not really.....most do fat side up......Willie
  3. bigr314

    bigr314 Meat Mopper

    I smoke mine fat side down. Just because I have a UDS. Direct heat from the bottom. The fat side seems to protect the meat . It works for me and my rig.

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  4. bear55

    bear55 Master of the Pit

    I do mine fat side up.