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Weekend of Butts

It has been awhile since I did an overnighter,so I thought I would remind myself why "nitro" is better. We will see. Just put a 9.75lb on. Egg is stabilized at 265 with a full load of Ozark Oak ( thank Henapple) with cherry and applewood scattered throughout. Rubbed with BB a coat or Sciracha Sauce and then a homemade rub image And on da egg image Maverick is set with wide temp zones so maybe I will get some sleep. Time will tell if I do this again or not!!

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  • CANMAN1976CANMAN1976 Posts: 1,538
    I expect a good butt in the morning bud!!!


    Good luck! and sweet dreams!!!
    Hows ya gettin' on, me ol cock? 



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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,995
    You thinking about 12 hours?

    Keep us posted bud!! I love a good overnight!


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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 4,397
    Grid is holding steady at 230 and butt is at 101. Looking for a restfull night

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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,995

    Grid is holding steady at 230 and butt is at 101. Looking for a restfull night

    Sleep tight?

    How's that butt looking?


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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 4,397
    Butt is at 195 right now but still not like "Buttah" so we let it roll. Slept all night and egg held steady at about 260. Pic ltr in the day. BTW the next butt will be nitro!!

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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 4,397
    Here she is!! IT was 205 before the bone would slide out. image Now she is all FTC'd and tucked away for lunch sammies
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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,995
    Nice job man. Looks amazing. Glad you got to sleep!


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  • Mattman3969Mattman3969 Posts: 4,397
    edited May 2013
    I will have to say that Iike the nitro- no-foil, high heat cook better and so did the wife. I really like the bark better. Last night butt had a good bark until I FTC'd it and seemed to be less moist. IDK

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