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quick brikset question

The brisket is in the stall which is fine.
My question is that the flat of the brisket is reading 187  and the point is 160.
Should I be concerned ?

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  • If you end up separating the point, throw some beef stock in with the flat and whatever you get off the board.


    Caledon, ON


  • grege345grege345 Posts: 3,512
    It seems that is too late for the point to catch up. Is the point toward the back?
    LBGE& SBGE———————————————•———————– Pennsylvania / poconos

  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 8,200
    Different but given brisket...Usually see the point running hotter than the flat due to higher fat content.  That's why the point rides to the finish-line with the flat and no worries about its temp.  You may want to check thermo position in the point.  FWIW-
    Louisville;  L & S BGEs 
    Pit Barrel Cooker
  • I'd cook the flat to 200 and if the point is still behind more than 10 degrees, I'd seperate, FTC the flat, and put the point back on until it hits 200. If the point is around 190 when the flat is done I'd FTC the whole thing and I bet you'd be good after about an hour.
    Houston, TX
  • pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
    Yeah thanks guys ! I think we are good now ! Thanks
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