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Cherry Wood

BrokersmokerBrokersmoker Posts: 646
edited 12:39AM in EggHead Forum
I learned to look in your own backyard (mine is 172 acres) when looking for smoking wood! I found a wild cherry tree down from last years ice storm and this is what I have so far with about the same amount that needs split. Should make for some pretty goob ribs today :cheer:

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I prefer chunks, but have plenty of chips set aside for now

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Comments

  • RipnemRipnem Posts: 5,511
    The aromatics from Cherry and pig are over the top! ;) your gonna dig it
  • thirdeyethirdeye Posts: 7,428
    You have a nice stash of one of my favorite woods.... If you can, you should consider covering it or moving it into a barn or other shelter. Smoking wood can get too dried out and loose a lot of flavor. Here is some of the cherry I got in a trade. The heart wood was just perfect.

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    Happy Trails
    ~thirdeye~

    Barbecue is not rocket surgery
  • Get a lathe! That is some beautiful wood!
  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,407
    I did a slab of ribs last weekend with cherry. Very tasty. Nice score!!
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,407
    I did a slab of ribs last weekend with cherry. Very tasty. Nice score!!
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
    "Loney Queen"
    "Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it."
    Bill Bradley; American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, former U.S. Senator from New Jersey
    LBGE, MBGE, SBGE , MiniBGE and a Mini Mini BGE
  • I plan on moving to the barn and keeping in container, just cut & split this weekend
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