Newbie from VA with quick question

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by culpepersmoke, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. Been lurking for a while without introducing myself. I'm new to smoking and recently purchased a Brinkman gas smoker from Home Depot. So far I've smoked some fish (salmon and whiting), a small brisket and a small pork picnic. Mostly everything has been OK but... well I have lots to learn.
    Tomorrow I'm doing a Pork Butt to pull. Tonight I've rubbed it down with "Meathead's Magic Dust" and also injected it with some Apple Juice with a little garlic in it. Wrapped it up and put it in the fridge till I get up at about 4:00 AM to start the smoke. That’s about when my dear wife said, “are you sure you can inject it this early?” I got this deer in the headlight look and said “yeah sure” while thinking in my head “I haven’t got a clue”.
    Obviously I can’t take the injection out, did I screw up or is this going to be OK?
    Thanks so much for your help.
    Gordon
    Hopefully I've attached a Qveiw of the start.
     
  2. shooterrick

    shooterrick Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

     
  3. walle

    walle Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Culp,
    You'll be fine! Apple juice goes very good with ribs, I and garlic is good on anything! Be sure and share some Q-View with us tomorrow.
    Tracey
     
  4. rbranstner

    rbranstner Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Yep you will be fine. I inject my butts the night before and then also inject a little more right before the smoke as well sometimes. Either way you will be fine.
     
  5. Thanks - I'm really looking forward to this one.[​IMG]
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  6. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF. Glad you joined us.
     
  7. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Sounds like you've got your answer [​IMG]

    Oh, and make sure you don't tell the Wife you were unsure...man fire and meat, never wrong and never ask for directions, well unless you are lost and the GPS doesn't work [​IMG]
     
  8. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

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  10. chef jeff tx

    chef jeff tx Smoking Fanatic

    Howdy!! Welcome to the SMF.
     
  11. etcher1

    etcher1 Master of the Pit

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  12. warthog

    warthog Smoking Fanatic

    Hello Gorden,
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  13. gene111

    gene111 Smoking Fanatic

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  14. seenred

    seenred Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Hello Gordon, and welcome to the forums! Glad you joined us. I hope your PP smoke went good.
     
  15. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    Welcome to the SMF,We are glad to have you onboard
     
  16. gargra03

    gargra03 Fire Starter

    Gordon,
    welcome to the best site on earth. I am from Culpeper Va as well, small world.
     
  17. the dude abides

    the dude abides Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    [​IMG] to the best place on the web dedicated to smoking meat. Hope you like it here. Learn lots, then help others. That's what we're all about here.
     
  18. meateater

    meateater Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. Glad to have you here. Lots of good folks here and knowledge. Looking forward to your first qview. [​IMG]
     

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