Babybacks and twiced smoked taters (q-view)

Discussion in 'Pork' started by tld, Jun 14, 2009.

  1. tld

    tld Smoke Blower

    I'm smoking some babybacks and tators for the 1st time on my new drum. Never did twice smoked taters. Is it better to put them (taters) on at the beginning, then when they're done to foil and set aside then add the fillings then back on the last 45 min or so to reheat?

    ribs after mustard and rub and in fridge overnight. tators with evoo koster salt and garlic salt

  2. tld

    tld Smoke Blower

    2 1/2 hrs in. Ribs ready to foil
  3. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looking good. Keep us posted.
  4. forluvofsmoke

    forluvofsmoke Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    That would be a sound plan, I think, for the taters. That way, you'll know they are can do the prep for the filling while the ribs are finishing, then, get the taters back on about 20 minutes before you un-foil to firm up the ribs (assuming your are doing a 3-2-1 method variation)....should work out just fine. I'm planning a similar smoke for Monday myself.

    Keep us up to speed and let us know how it goes for you.

    Looks good so far! Keep it coming, TLD!!!!

  5. tld

    tld Smoke Blower

    Ribs out of the foil to firm back up with a little homemade BBQ Sauce. Tators back on. I smoked the ribs @ 225* to 245* for 2 1/2 hrs,(with apple and hickory chunks) foil 1 1/2 hrs, out of the foil 1/2 hr . Tators mashed up with some sour cream, half and half, butter with chives, bacon bits and cheddar cheese on top. Forgot to mix some cheddar into the tators.
  6. tld

    tld Smoke Blower

    dinners on
  7. sumosmoke

    sumosmoke Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    All looks really good! Love those racks all laid out on the smoker. The taters looked like they came out well, too!!
  8. forluvofsmoke

    forluvofsmoke Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Nice!!!!!! Looks like your sauce formed-up real well at the end. Ribs and taters both look great!

    Thanks for sharing your dinner with us!

  9. iron

    iron Fire Starter

    I just showed my wife your meal.....She would like to know when is dinner being served?

    That stuff looks tasty....WoW im never gonna lose any weight now am i..[​IMG]
  10. rivet

    rivet Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Magnifico!! That's some great looking ribs you have!
  11. tld

    tld Smoke Blower

    Thanks all for looking at my Q-View and all the nice comments.
  12. div

    div Smoking Fanatic

    looks delectable !!
  13. realtorterry

    realtorterry Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice TLD[​IMG] I'm very new to smoking & I've been thinking about tryin some taters. I just had a question? Did you foil them at all?
  14. cajunsmoke13

    cajunsmoke13 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Nice job TLD, looks like a great meal there. Like those ribs
  15. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Now thats some good looking rib and potatoes good dinner for me

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