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Church "Taste of the South Festival"

So our church is having a "Taste of the South" festival in late April. I signed up to egg either some butt or ribs with a North Carolina style BBQ sauce. Sunday morning, I found out that there will be trophies. Game on. 

I usually do butts with a homemade rub low n slow and do my ribs car wash mike style. I am curious if anyone has any tips to take either to the next level?

Killen, AL (The Shoals)
XL, Small, Minimax, and Mini BGEs

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  • henapplehenapple Posts: 14,597
    I'm assuming we'll have to use solo cups...or a Starbucks cup ...sorry. Just do what you do. It'll be good off the egg. Better get ready for request.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • flemsterflemster Posts: 259
    I think you can easily feed more people with pulled pork.  Personally, I think simple is the way to go.  Dry sweet rub, low and slow with an amazing bark.  Then hit em with a great sauce, especially choices, some sweet, some spicy, some carolina style.  Have a sweet sauce (my version of Kansas City) that is a favorite at my place.
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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 4,309
    More than likely you will be the only egg there so this should be easy. Have you ever injected a butt? I hear strained Italian really kicks it up a notch. My egging buddy swears by it. I'm just too lazy or too pushed for time to try it.


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  • SeeingSpotsSeeingSpots Posts: 151
    Lloyds + Romeo Echo Charlie = Trophy of your choosing.
    Flowery Branch, GA  LBGE
  • BigGreenBamaGrillerBigGreenBamaGriller Posts: 555
    edited March 2013
    I've got some time to experiment, so I may try injecting a butt
    Killen, AL (The Shoals)
    XL, Small, Minimax, and Mini BGEs
  • I've got some time to experiment, so I may try injecting a butt
    Hey, I don't want to hear about that!

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    Flint, Michigan.  Named the most dangerous city in America by the F.B.I. three years running.

    We invented the U.A.W. and carjacking!



  • I've got some time to experiment, so I may try injecting a butt

    Hey, I don't want to hear about that!


    Whoops, I'm on a swingers forum also. Intended that for the other forum.
    I'm just joshin of course!
    Killen, AL (The Shoals)
    XL, Small, Minimax, and Mini BGEs
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    Flint, Michigan.  Named the most dangerous city in America by the F.B.I. three years running.

    We invented the U.A.W. and carjacking!

  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    I have used Italian Salad Dressing as an injection for both chicken and butts and it was good.  I found Lawry's Teriayki Marinade works best for me in butts.  doesn't end up tasting like teriyaki, but gives the butt's juices a rich taste.  Comes in a 12 ounce bottle and will do two butts.
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