We’re halfway through National Barbecue Month and loving every minute of it. We hope you’ve had some time to try out some new recipes and enjoy a few old favorites as well. If you’d a couple tips on smoking meat, check out our Smoking Basics Publication
. For delicious recipes, try Justin Moore’s BBQ Shrimp
, Greg Bate’s BBQ Dr. Pepper Chicken
, Bobby Flay’s Chicken Thighs
or Dr. BBQ’s new Maple Brined Pork Chops
. Need dessert? Finish off your meal with some Planked Twinkies
. Have a great rest of May & get ready for some fun summer happenings!
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On the 7th day they were smoked!
Finally my pork bellies are finished. After salt and sugar curing the pork for 6 days I had the pleasure of putting the bellies on the egg. I was a bit nervous of how they were going to turn out (I had recieved lots of great advice on the forum) I was draining the liquid each day and rewrapping the bellies. Next time I try this I am going let the bellies remain in the liquid and see what happens.
I am quite happy with the final results.
The egg had hickory chips and was at 200 degress for 3 hours.
After about an hour
The finished product