FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Search found 69 matches
The Smoke Ring Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: k.a.m. - finally completed mods - did not work
g8trwood

Replies: 10
Views: 1856

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Jul 30 12 5:08 am   Subject: k.a.m. - finally completed mods - did not work
Is your basket big enough to build a "stick" fire with some splits and compare the temps? Could be the thin metal and charcoal aren't giving you enough BTU's
  Topic: BBQ Pitmasters Season 3
g8trwood

Replies: 32
Views: 4397

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Tue Jun 05 12 6:22 am   Subject: BBQ Pitmasters Season 3
I watched last nights episode and my thought was wow that is a lot of sugar on those ribs! I must be one of the rare people who doesn't like sweet Q. I usually have a sweet sauce for people that wan ...
  Topic: Bought a New Trailer Smoker: First Cook = Flat Flavor
g8trwood

Replies: 11
Views: 2503

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Feb 20 12 8:41 am   Subject: Bought a New Trailer Smoker: First Cook = Flat Flavor
burning wood you want to make sure you have a flame at all times, not smoldering like charcoal. not sure how you had it set up. I only use charcoal to start and have been a "stick cooker" f ...
  Topic: cooking flats for the first time. Tips/
g8trwood

Replies: 8
Views: 1198

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 11 11 12:53 am   Subject: cooking flats for the first time. Tips/
Thanks guys, I have cooked lots of packers, just no flats. I will put them in a pan and foil at 165 and see how they come out.
  Topic: Cuban Mojo?
g8trwood

Replies: 7
Views: 1159

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 10 11 5:04 am   Subject: Cuban Mojo?
I do my own version of "cuban smoked pork" from time to time. I stuff the butts with garlic cloves and cover with mojo for an hour and then mop with the mojo for the first part of the cook. ...
  Topic: cooking flats for the first time. Tips/
g8trwood

Replies: 8
Views: 1198

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Sat Dec 10 11 4:58 am   Subject: cooking flats for the first time. Tips/
Local supplier got flats in instead of packers, so I am cooking ten of these little suckers tomorrow. I picked up the fattiest ones he had. any tips on keeping them from drying out? I have a vertica ...
  Topic: tips for smoking a beef tenderloin
g8trwood

Replies: 9
Views: 2440

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 16 11 8:29 am   Subject: tips for smoking a beef tenderloin
smoked until 120 pulled it and seared in the cast iron with some bacon grease. turned out pretty darn good.
  Topic: tips for smoking a beef tenderloin
g8trwood

Replies: 9
Views: 2440

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 16 11 1:24 am   Subject: tips for smoking a beef tenderloin
I am smoking a tenderloin for a birthday party today. Any tips would be welcomed.

My plan is to cook it at 250 over a water bath and possibly under a few strips of bacon, cook until rare, sear on ...
  Topic: hot smoking sausage
g8trwood

Replies: 2
Views: 1135

PostForum: Sausage Making   Posted: Sun Sep 25 11 8:09 am   Subject: hot smoking sausage
I am looking for a recipe for a "hot smoked" 250-275 country style pork sausage. Product would be cooked immidiately and eaten within a day or two.

Do you need to use a cure for this t ...
  Topic: VHT Real Red
g8trwood

Replies: 10
Views: 2129

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Jul 25 11 12:16 am   Subject: VHT Real Red
make sure you use a 70% overlapping pattern on red. Red primer would have helped.
  Topic: OK...I admit it
g8trwood

Replies: 26
Views: 4100

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 07 11 8:53 am   Subject: OK...I admit it
don't you know you put the brisket under the butts not the other way around. It will never work that way Laughing
  Topic: Any pit calcs for insulated verticals?
g8trwood

Replies: 0
Views: 546

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Wed Apr 06 11 8:45 am   Subject: Any pit calcs for insulated verticals?
I have two steel boxes that I would like to build into a two chamber horizontal/vertical cooker. One box is 21x27x36 and the other is 36x27x36 and my thought was to wrap them in some 1.5 square tube ...
  Topic: Smoke entering from the top?
g8trwood

Replies: 0
Views: 623

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Mar 07 11 9:04 am   Subject: Smoke entering from the top?
I have noticed several recent builds where the smoke is entering from the top as opposed from the bottom. I was wondering how these smokers work compared to the traditional designs and if there are a ...
  Topic: cheap vertical help
g8trwood

Replies: 2
Views: 1176

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Sun Feb 13 11 3:42 am   Subject: cheap vertical help
I friend was just given a big metal box that he wants me to help him turn into a vertical cooker. what are the ways that most people separate the fire from the cooking area?

Thanks for any tips
  Topic: Wing experiment...
g8trwood

Replies: 21
Views: 5452

PostForum: General BBQ Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 20 10 5:11 am   Subject: Wing experiment...
I use a spicy rub with no sugar on mine and smoke hot, 350, until brown and crispy. I have a sweet and a hot/sweet sauce for them after that or just eat them with the rub and blue cheese. I like to ...
  Topic: Aluminum Tank
g8trwood

Replies: 14
Views: 3133

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Sat Aug 14 10 5:29 am   Subject: Aluminum Tank
I use exactly that setup. I have a steel box bolted to the aluminum and run a diffuser pipe into the box. I use an old wood stove as the heat source.
  Topic: started an insulated cooker this weekend
g8trwood

Replies: 3
Views: 1300

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Wed Aug 11 10 6:54 am   Subject: started an insulated cooker this weekend
http://s791.photobucket.com/albums/yy195/g8trwood/th_cooker1.jpg

Thank you. Here is my first pic. I hope to get some more work done this weekend.
  Topic: started an insulated cooker this weekend
g8trwood

Replies: 3
Views: 1300

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Aug 09 10 5:51 am   Subject: started an insulated cooker this weekend
Well I got a good deal on some slightly rusted cold rolled steel and started my insulated cooker build. We will see how this goes, I am doing a twin chamber design and it will be a stick burner. I s ...
  Topic: Aluminum Tank
g8trwood

Replies: 14
Views: 3133

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Sat Aug 07 10 10:30 pm   Subject: Aluminum Tank
I have an aluminum vertical (traffic control box) and it is not bad, but I live in the south and leave the log lighter on during windy or rainy days. In the sun it is great, but it really sheds the h ...
  Topic: Insulation for vertical
g8trwood

Replies: 3
Views: 1202

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Jul 26 10 7:11 am   Subject: Insulation for vertical
Is rockwool still the insulation to use or is something else cost effective being used now.
 
Page 1 of 4 Goto page 1, 2, 3, 4  Next
All times are GMT + 8 Hours
Jump to:  


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2002 phpBB Group