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First time Pork Shots

JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,708
Tried some Pork Shots last night, followed R2EGG2Q's recipe ;
They were fantastic. The question I got most was how many calories?

Large BGE 2006, Mini Max 2014 
Founding Member of the Green Man Group cooking team.
Johns Creek, Georgia


  • tnbarbqtnbarbq Posts: 248
    Those look real good!  
    Mid TN. Hangin' in the 'Boro. MIM Judge
  • U_tardedU_tarded Posts: 1,312
    Looks great but! Thy are a favorite around here. Can't help you on the calories I didn't get into BBQ to watch my waistline do anything but grow. :)
  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 4,335
    I don't think anything wrapped in bacon should say, "how many calories?"


  • R2Egg2QR2Egg2Q Posts: 1,652
    Glad you liked them! I can't help you with the calorie count as I can't count that high. :-\"
    XL, Large, Small, Mini Eggs
    Bay Area, CA
  • RV10FlyerRV10Flyer Posts: 135
    Those look great.  I cooked some tonight for the first time as well.  I also used the same filling and stuffed some mushrooms.  They were both tasty.

    North Texas

    XL BGE

  • JRWhiteeJRWhitee Posts: 2,708
    I really didn't care about the calories I am with U_tarded. 

    Large BGE 2006, Mini Max 2014 
    Founding Member of the Green Man Group cooking team.
    Johns Creek, Georgia

  • Your guest:  "Vat is der calories for dis fine treat?  They are many, no?"



    You: "What calories?  There are no calories.  I see nothing!  I know nothing!"




    Flint, Michigan.  Named the most dangerous city in America by the F.B.I. three years running.

    We invented the U.A.W. and carjacking!

  • they are Delicious   I turned the first batch into hockey pucks  but the 2nd go round was awesome!
    I also did 1/2 batch w adobo chilli peppers , and liked that batch better than green chillies if you want to try that. the heat was nice!
  • I just tried some of these the other day and the cream cheese filling was a little to rich for my taste. I will definitely try these again though.
    LBGE And MINI Egg
  • These have to be one of the best apps ever !!  They are crazy good.  Just wish they didnt take so long to prep and make.  I usually try to make an extra batch to freeze and make ahead of time.
  • sumoconnellsumoconnell Posts: 1,030
    @grillingunner - I agree, they are too rich.  I can handle just one.  I made mine with ricotta instead of cream cheese so it holds together nicely, and I topped with a little jalapeno jam.  Good, but one was enough.
    Austin, Texas.  I'm the guy holding a beer.
  • revolver1revolver1 Posts: 369
    I've been looking for a healthier choice of filling.  
    Dan, Columbia,Mo.
    I'm doing this. 100%. Looks so good.
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