Beyond the Grocery Store

Jackson Ortega-Scheiner Smoking Leave a Comment

Hi Dr. BBQ: Well, after watching a BBQ challenge on the Versus Channel a few weeks back I followed the web address I saw to your website and after browsing through all the info I bought the Big Time BBQ cookbook. Just did my first recipe from it and the Backyard Championship ribs were incredible!! Great recipe–can’t wait to try …

Tastes Good But Looks Burnt

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Dear Dr. BBQ: I use your “Big Time BBQ Cookbook” religiously. I have followed the recipe for chicken thighs and legs using indirect smoking at 235° F. to maybe 250° F with pecan wood. I use the “sweet and sticky” glaze called for in the book. When the chicken is done the skin is very, very dark–almost black. Even though …

A Word About Temperature

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Hi Dr. BBQ, It was great to meet you at the Atlanta EGGtoberfest this year. I have been using an Egg for almost a year now and have attempted my first Briskets since meeting you in Atlanta. The Brisket recipe from your book, “Big-time Competition Brisket,” is great; especially your Big-Time BBQ sauce!  My Briskets have been very good but …

Fool-Proof Prime Ribs?

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Hi Dr. BBQ: My mother-in-law wants me to smoke a prime rib on my Big Green Egg for Christmas. I am still a bit of a novice and would hate to ruin it. Any tips on an easy, foolproof recipe? Thanks. Myron Hi Myron, I can’t promise this as foolproof, but it’ll give you a pretty good chance at being …