Anybody Doing a New Years Eve All-Nighter?

Discussion in 'Messages for All Guests and Members' started by danmcg, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    If things go right I might be smoking some sausage for a get together on Sunday. I was wondering if anyone else was doing something similar?
     
  2. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    I just finished an all night pastrami smoke. I'm taking a break for New Year's Eve.

    I plan on throwing a ribeye steak on the kettle. Something nice & easy. Then maybe ribs New Years Day.
     
  3. solaryellow

    solaryellow Limited Mod Group Lead

    It certainly could be. I am just finishing up my shopping list for making sausage later today and will be smoking them tomorrow.
     
  4. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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    I also just finished an almost all nighter maybe till about 4:00am. Finishing some sausages that I did over the last couple days. I'll be posting this time for all you folks to enjoy.
     
  5. It looks like we will be doing that this year in collaboration with some friends. They're holding the traditional New Years party until 2 am and then we're starting the BBQ cook off with a planned finish on the evening of the 1st. The pork shoulders, chickens and ribs are in the fridge waiting for prime time. This will be a first for all involved so here's hoping it goes well.
     
  6. I'll be drinking.[​IMG]
     
  7. miamirick

    miamirick Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    define all nighter please!   drinking or smoking or both?
     
  8. bmudd14474

    bmudd14474 Guest

    Ill be sleeping over night this year.
     
  9. sprky

    sprky Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    good luck on the cook off
     


    Bee safe and dont drive, cops will be out in force
     


    sounds like a plan, just be safe and dont be driving
     
     
  10. Morning folks and Happy New Year.

    Things finally slowed down for us about 4 am and I have to admit I grabbed a couple of hours sleep before loading the pork shoulder into the MES for tonight. Not sure how many of the folks will stick around for that. Lot's of snoring going on here LOL.
     
  11. roller

    roller Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    I might be tomorrow night. I just heard that Butts were on sale for 1.37lb at Mac`s Market so will be taking a trip here in a little while...
     
  12. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Well I had plans on smoking on the eve, but opened the long neglected smoker the other day only to find some green stuff that had grow since I last used it. I scrapped it out good and lit up 2 small bags of charcoal and a bunch of wood to finish the cleaning process. Do ya think it got hot enough to sterilize it?

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    Got two racks of spare ribs and a small store bought ham to do up tomorrow. I hope smoking in 2012 is better then 2011 cause My smoker didn't see much action last year.

    Happy New Year. To all my SMF friends
     
     
    Last edited: Jan 1, 2012
  13. miamirick

    miamirick Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    could've grilled some steaks with that heat!
     
  14. solaryellow

    solaryellow Limited Mod Group Lead

    You might want to add new batteries to the new years resolution list Dan.
     
  15. My second smoke was several racks of baby back ribs.  The rub was too salty and (thanks to the forum) cut it with some brown sugar and other spices.  Bottom line it turned out GREAT...Children were impressed dad could produce such a good dinner.  

    Son's girlfriend was invited over for dinner tomorrow so I've been asked for a repeat (no pressure).

    Any ideas on a Carolina rub??

    Happy New Year to all on SMF!!!!

    OB
     
  16. jckdanls 07

    jckdanls 07 Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

    here's one

    1 tablespoons salt
    1 tablespoons sugar
    1 tablespoons brown sugar
    1 tablespoons ground cumin
    1 tablespoons chili powder
    1 tablespoons freshly ground black pepper
    1/4 tablespoon cayenne pepper
    2 tablespoons paprika
     
  17. Thanks JD 07, I'll give it a try.

    Happy New Year!
     

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