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OT: Shrinkage

njlnjl Posts: 851
edited February 2013 in EggHead Forum
Wife's tired of my attempts at smoked brisket, so we're doing one her way this time.

It's about half way done.  This was a really thick 7.6lb. flat from Costco.

Here's a before shot and an as it stands right now:



I'll update with more pics as we get there.


  • I thought this was about swimming in cold water....Don't see you after shot, @njl?

    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,070
    That oven must be very cold! Don't judge!
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,886
    Was looking for old Seinfeld show :-B
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,070
    edited February 2013
    Mickey - we're on the same page, I see.

    I was in the pool!
  • "You've never heard of shrinkage...come on!!!"
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,163
    What's shrinkage?
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • LitLit Posts: 5,024
    What's an oven?
  • njlnjl Posts: 851
    Lit said:
    What's an oven?
    An indoor appliance used for things that won't fit in a LBGE or when you're lazy and want easy temperature control without investing in electronics for the egg.  That roasting pan for not even close to "fitting in the LBGE" size.  Maybe it'd fit in an XL, but I don't have one.
  • LitLit Posts: 5,024
    I can't use my oven that's where I store my cast iron pans. I saw a episode of DDD where they braised a flat and made brisket tacos that looked great. Sure it will.come out good.
  • njlnjl Posts: 851
    Here it is just before the final stage of cooking.


    Sides of potato and carrot are "built-in".
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