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Pork Butt

metryleemetrylee Posts: 94
edited 3:11PM in EggHead Forum
a 5# pork butt do u cook it 2 hours a pound
at about 225

Comments

  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    Approximately.

    Dome temp of 250* will be easier for you.

    Two hours per pound is a guideline, may take less, may take more. I shoot for the long side, it will hold several hours wrapped in a cooler with no problems.
  • DarnocDarnoc Posts: 2,661
    You should cook it indirect at 235* with fat side up till internal temperature is 190* This might take eight to ten hours but don't open the dome to peek.let your thermometer tell you what is going on.Just do not cook it past 200*.
  • Gandy DancerGandy Dancer Posts: 273
    1 1/2 to 2 hours per pound. these two link will help you.
    http://www.celticspiritbbq.com/methods/pulledpork.html

    http://www.nakedwhiz.com/elder.htm
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