my 1st butt...

Discussion in 'Pork' started by mrmosh303, Jun 12, 2014.

  1. mrmosh303

    mrmosh303 Smoke Blower

    i put this in another area, and somebody let me know i should be in "pork", i am going to post these qviews here, since i like to share, and maybe a little bit of a show off...i smoked 2 shoulders, rubbed with "schultz", at about 250, over mesquite, for about 6hrs, and "slaughter house" spritz every hour or so...then i pulled them off, wrapped tight in heavy duty foil, placed into an aluminum pan, and into the oven at 225 for almost another 10hrs...the house smelled of smoke all night...then i un-wrapped and poured what juice was in the foil in the aluminum pan and shredded with a large fork...the meat was tender, smokey and smelled awesome!! then onto a bun, just a little "sweet baby rays" and i have been enjoying for 2 days now...i cannot imagine what could have made these butts any better, but am always open to hear any ideas...enjoy the qviews...

    this last view is a little blurry, but it was 4a.m., and the flash was washing out the
  2. yotzee

    yotzee Smoking Fanatic

  3. waterinholebrew

    waterinholebrew Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    That all looks real tasty, great job on that smoke ! Thumbs Up
  4. foamheart

    foamheart Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Wow you've sure come along way with that smoker!

    The pork looks awesome! Such a great job.

  5. tonybel

    tonybel Smoking Fanatic

    Absolutely beautiful....
  6. knifebld

    knifebld Smoking Fanatic

    Looks fantastic Mosh! Great job!
  7. Looks great from here. Very nice job.
  8. seenred

    seenred Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Mmm...that looks delicious mrmosh!  [​IMG]   Nicely done!  [​IMG]

  9. Looks great!!!   My only advice would be to try a Butt in the smoker......and only the smoker......till its done!!!   Also I do not wrap my butt (insert kindergarten snicker here) as I want a nice bark all the way around.  I find that wrapping makes the bark mushy (my .02) . 

    Keep smoking!!!

  10. looks great thanks for the Q-View
  11. mrmosh303

    mrmosh303 Smoke Blower

    thanks for the comments, and has been an awesome smoker, and anything i have put in it has come out perfect!!

    and although i do see the point of a mushy bark, i was lucky enough that it did not happen...i use the oven only for the fact, that i do not want to have to monitor the temp through the evening...and i figure that there is only so much smoke that can be pushed in, and the oven can do the rest of the work little attention...just from what i have read on the internet...and you know, if it is on the web, it has to be true...right??

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