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What Is the Best Wood for Smoking Brisket? (My 6 Favorites Ones)

MY FAVORITE WOOD TO USE TO SMOKE A PACKER CUT BRISJET

Brisket is, without a doubt, one of our favorite meat to smoke. It’s delicious but certain woods help it taste EVEN better! This is why finding your favorite wood for smoking brisket is essential. If you’re going to spend all this money on a brisket you might as well find out what wood to use. …

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Injecting Pork Butt – A Competition Cooking Technique

how i inject my pork butt to keep it moist

Want to keep meat you’re smoking or grilling from drying out? While it isn’t talked about too much, there’s a super simple cooking technique that’ll keep the meat moist. It involves injecting liquid into the piece of meat you’re working with. While this technique mainly helps BBQ pork from drying out but it’s also a …

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How Long Does Smoked Brisket Last? (In Either your Fridge or Freezer)

do you know how long brisket lasts?

One of the best things about smoking a brisket? The leftovers during the week! We do everything from brisket sandwiches, dumplings, and even my world-famous brisket pot pie! Smoking meat used to be a preservation technique before the refrigerator was invented. Now we use the smoking process to cook beef brisket as well as add …

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Where to Probe Brisket (Plus the internal temperature for a perfect brisket)

best place to put thermometer in brisket

New to smoking brisket? Or just struggling to get the meat just right? Mastering the skill of preparing the perfect beef brisket can take some time (it took me months). But want to know what I think is the most important part? You need to know how to check the internal temps of the brisket …

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