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vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
edited 5:39PM in EggHead Forum
I decided to give Thirdeye's pastrami recipe a try this weekend. I started the rinse Thursday evening and changed the water 4X plus rinses. I put the rub on yesterday morning and starting smoking at 250 at 1:00PM today on the small with cherry rub. The mini had the loney & the small the pastrami...


The pond got cleaned up yesterday


The pastrami


sliced & ready for a sammich




up close


I will do this again...thanks Thirdeye


  • ChubbyChubby Posts: 2,956
    You're not right for posting that!!

    I have dessert made...but not a clue for dinner!

    How far to your house from Cypress, Texas btw?

    I spent most of my money on good bourbon, and bad women...the rest, I just wasted!!
  • FluffybFluffyb Posts: 1,815
    Kim, that looks too good! It is a no fail recipe. Did my first one a month or so ago and will be doing another for the fiance's birthday next month. Pastrami and loney, you can't go wrong.
  • BENTEBENTE Posts: 8,337
    i think that rock is facing the wrong way kim...

    don't worry rodney will fix it for you :laugh:

    happy eggin


    Anderson S.C.

    "Life is too short to be diplomatic. A man's friends shouldn't mind what he does or says- and those who are not his friends, well, the hell with them. They don't count."

    Tyrus Raymond Cobb

  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    I am hiding it this year.... ;)
  • BENTEBENTE Posts: 8,337

    now what kind of fun is that going to be?

    happy eggin


    Anderson S.C.

    "Life is too short to be diplomatic. A man's friends shouldn't mind what he does or says- and those who are not his friends, well, the hell with them. They don't count."

    Tyrus Raymond Cobb

  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    ;) :ohmy: :) :laugh:
  • Beautiful Kim - absolutely beautiful

    Somebody painted a "U" on one of your rocks :unsure:

    It's just tot the right of the Home Depot bucket :laugh:
  • eenie meenieeenie meenie Posts: 4,393
    Kim, that is now on my short list of things to try. I think thirdeye's post had us all salivating and now this! I'm curing some bacon this week, but I'm going to make pastrami soon.

    Your sandwich looks delicious. :) Are those homemade pickles?
  • MaineggMainegg Posts: 7,787
    Now how can you have two posts so night and day different??? at least this is edible meat :whistle: :P
  • thirdeyethirdeye Posts: 7,428
    That looks like the ideal sandwich.
    Happy Trails

    Barbecue is not rocket surgery
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    Home made dill pickles... :)
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    Thanks for the help...... :P ;)
  • eenie meenieeenie meenie Posts: 4,393
    Ginny is spoiling you! :lol:
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    So was the loney...especially smoked & fried... :laugh: :blink: :P
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    Awesome looking sammie Kim. Where'd you get the dark rye?
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    :cheer: :silly: :lol: :woohoo: :P
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    Kroger was really good..
  • BacchusBacchus Posts: 6,019
    Looks incredibly good Kimmer. You are forgiven for the "Loney". :)
  • TennisbumTennisbum Posts: 228
    all I can say is, excuse me Pastor, Damn that looks good
  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
    :angry: :P ;)
  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
  • pattikakepattikake Posts: 1,175
    Wow looking good, great job.

    Wichita, KS
  • Nice. First bologna and now this! Which are you going to take for lunch tomorrow??? That's a hard choice. Bet it was a fun day of egging, though.

    Happily egging on my original large BGE since 1996... now the owner of 6 eggs. Call me crazy, everyone else does!
    3 Large, 2 Smalls, 1 well-used Mini
  • BeliBeli Posts: 10,751
    Delish Kim... ;)
  • JeffersonianJeffersonian Posts: 4,244
    Beautiful, Kim. I haven't tried Thirdeye's method yet because my family's so insistent that I keep doing the "Charcuterie" method that is rapidly becoming their favorite thing off my Egg. I need to get my crust looking as good as yours, though...what do you use to crack your pepper and coriander?
  • BobSBobS Posts: 2,485
    Great pictures Kim!!! Nice cook. Pastrami is hard to beat.
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    I am going to try the Ruhlman recipe also...I have a mortar & pestle to crack spices, very handy.
  • JeffersonianJeffersonian Posts: 4,244
    I've tried to get a coating like that, but have probably been stymied by how my coffee grinder has been cracking the pepper. I need to go low-tech....thanks, Kim.
  • RoudyRoudy Posts: 431
    Damn Kim - that looks delicious. Any chance of serving some on the 31st?

    Your pond is looking good but is lacking a certain something - how bout a Boilermaker? :laugh:
  • JeffersonianJeffersonian Posts: 4,244
    Here's a pic of one of my pastrami efforts, BTW:

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