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Butt stix

Ok I had a crazy thought at work today.

Everybody who does Butts on the egg loves the bark.

How can I get more bark on my butts.

then I thought why don't you just cut down the butts into "strips". I thought about this for a while, trying to think the process through to its completion.

So this my plan:

Cut the butt into about 2" square strips. Skewer it, (cause everything tastes better on a skewer) and proceed as normal for cooking temps and set up.

Of course it wont take as long to come to temp, hence this I think is my only possible issue, is that it wont have time to "get tender" like a normal pulled pork. I figure if it doesn't work, it will be like a porkchop on a stick with extra bark. Not such a bad thing.

All I can imagine is sliding it off the skewer while squeezing a hot dog bun and toping it with slaw. Saturday wont come fast enough for me.

Anyone else have this crazy idea? I cant imagine I am the only one to think like this.

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