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Smoking Turkey Checklist

LAN’s newest blogger, Alyssa, posted a great recipe for smoking turkey.  Here’s a quick checklist on the gear you’ll need to complete the task (in no particular order): Bourbon.  This is only for emergencies but you’ll want it close to make it through in-law encounters in case they flare up during the day. A roasting […]

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Smoked Turkey recipe

Cooking Turkey: A Smoked Turkey Recipe

Before you wander away to the traditional oven-roasted turkey recipes, or tempt yourself with the potentially dangerous, and somewhat backwoods method of deep-frying a big bird, consider the possibility of a smoked turkey recipe. Cooking turkey should not be dangerous, nor should it be a fretful scenario in which you sweat over a hot oven, […]

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bbq sauce from paulhager.com

Breaking with Tradition

There’s a mantra in my house. I mess it up and Brian, my better half, cleans it up. It’s a pretty good arrangement considering I was raised in a traditional southern household where the roles were reversed. Women did the cooking and the cleaning. Women were sequestered indoors; men got fresh air, sunshine and got […]

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Boston Butts Smoking in Smoker

Buttin’ Down a Memorial Weekend

Remembering our heroes and testing technique with two Boston Butts. Fire and prep are being experimented with to validate previous methods…

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