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victimvictim Posts: 23
edited March 2012 in EggHead Forum
Finally did a great brisket, but even so so ones taste good off the egg. I think my problems have been too small of a size and they're tasty but dry, Usually get flats at Costco. Being in the North East packer cuts are like unicorns around here. This was a 7LBer that turned into a 5 LBer as my GF and I made some emergency burgers with part of it the night before. Was a rainy day cook and fourth with my Auber fan. I really like this unit and went with it since I have an Auber for my Bradley smoker (egg blows the Bradley away, ha ha). I filled with lump to the top of the fire ring and after the brisket finished put on some canadian bacon. The next night we grilled some home made sausage w peppers and onions and still had a lot of lump left, it's amazing how thrifty it is with the lump. I really love my med egg and just got a 100 dollar gift check to my dealer for my birthday from my GF so may be getting another soon, I know that's why she got me that and I'm taking the hint. Probably a small or mini.
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Think it was moist as I did an injection of water/olive oil/cider vinegar. Rubbed with DP cow lick/Tsunami. Love DP stuff, thanks forum!

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Cut up. Couldn't wait more than 20 mins or so, we were drinking and starved, ha ha.

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Bacon

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Next night

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Hopefully this works. Smoke was apple, hickory, and pecan. I need to check the brand of lump I bought at my delear, it was real good stuff. Learned a lot snooping around here, great site!

Comments

  • BakemanBakeman Posts: 113
    Good looking cook, I live in the north east also. I no what you are talking about.
  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,851
    That makes 3 of us. Packer cuts = Bigfoot.
    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,953
    Funny.  In Houston, practically all briskets are packers in cryovac.  Looks very juicy.  Congrats.
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    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious


  • victimvictim Posts: 23
    Here is the charcoal. The name threw me off because the labeling seemed so generic, but I guess it called Mali. I checked Naked whiz's review and as usually his info was spot on. At first I was disappointed because there isn't a lot of big pieces but it looks to be almost almost all oak, is cheap, burns forever and hardly any ash. Close to wicked good and cheaper! 

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