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Discussion in 'Grilling Pork' started by soslow, Feb 14, 2012.

  1. soslow

    soslow Fire Starter

    This Sun. my family is having a get-together, i said i would bring pulled pork ????  about 40 people ( 8 kids with family) were having fun now.

    I plan on smoking sat and keeping any Ideas how ?? need to reheat sun. ?? please help qview to come.

    John
     
  2. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    What I would do is smoke them, rest them, then pull them on Saturday. Put it all in a big disposable aluminum roasting pan, foil the top tight and into the fridge. Then I would make up some of this http://www.smokingmeatforums.com/t/49892/finishing-sauce-for-pulled-pork   then Sunday I would pull the foil off the top carefully and apply the finishing sauce put the tun foil back on and stick in in the oven at about 250-300 degrees  and warm it back up.
     
  3. chef jimmyj

    chef jimmyj Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    How much you figuring on making? 1- 6oz Sammie per person is 15lb Finished Pulled Pork...Divided by a 60% Yield = 25lbs Raw Butt...should be purchased...

    15lb is a lot of meat to heat in 1 pan...I would split it up...JJ
     
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  4. sprky

    sprky Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    That's the way I do put some liquid in the pan and heat at 250 in the oven
     
  5. soslow

    soslow Fire Starter

    Still waiting on the rsvps, I have 7 brothers and sisters with  spouses  so with us thats 16 adults. maybe 20 and kids 40 mayhave been a reach.

    Pineywoods that sound good the finishing sauce, that red peper is not to hot??  I will give it a try .

    Thanks for the input.

    John
     
  6. eman

    eman Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member

    no the red pepper flakes are not hot. If you want it spicer then add more pepper.
     
  7. soslow

    soslow Fire Starter

    [​IMG]Well the RSVP count was a little lower than expected 14 adults and kids so maybe 25-28 total.

    4am up and fixing two 7.2lb butts. Mustard rub with grill mate,  My wife and I are thinking onion buns ? BBQ sauce and horseradish sauce.

    I am going to make the seving sauce also that pinewoods talks about. also hicory wood smoke . I few Qveiw for ya.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

    I see I missed the sides on that rub in the pic.
     
  8. soslow

    soslow Fire Starter

    [​IMG]Ok we are ready for today . Butts came out great , 20hrs and 15 min. what a stall at 175. all is good we are ready! [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  9. bassman

    bassman Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Those are some nice looking butts.  I like your smoker, too. [​IMG]
     
  10. johnnie walker

    johnnie walker Smoking Fanatic

    Awesome looking butts, soslow!  Mmmm! [​IMG]
     
  11. soslow

    soslow Fire Starter

    Well the pulled pork was a hit ! they ate down, all that were left was scraps. Every one was full and fed. perfect.

    I did use the sauce pinnywoods mentioned. All and all great day with family. I heated the pan on a small BBQ grill that worked great.

    John
     

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