(Sorry, but anyone who’s cooked a pork butt or shoulder makes that joke. It’s the law.) Years ago, some friends and I went to Plano, TX to visit Madness Games & Comics. It was a Mecca for Nerds around. Had a lot of fun shopping. I highly recommend visiting there at least once if you […]Read More I like Smoked Butts and I Can Not Lie…
Last week was my father’s 85th birthday. He used to be a huge fan of apple butter, so I found a crock pot recipe and made a batch, jarred it and gave to him as a present (No need to blog it, didn’t deviate from the original recipe for this, just follow the link). I […]Read More Stuffed Pork Loin
Continuing the theme of “Can you smoke this“? This round, it’s pumpkins! Inspired by a friend who posted on Facebook his stuffed pumpkins, it got me thinking: can I smoke something like this? So, first I had to find recipes. I didn’t want to do my friend’s recipe as it called for water chestnuts and […]Read More Smoking Pumpkins
My middle kid turned 21 today. We celebrated the night before with Tacos Al Pastor, Barbacoa & smoked queso! Barbacoa His favorite tacos are barbacoa (Mexican barbecue) I’ve made it before, but always something lacking when doing so. A friend of his says this is how his family makes it, so I thought I’d give […]Read More ¡Feliz cumpleaños!
Before starting this blog I posted pretty regularly on FaceBook my smoking endeavours. As I continue trying new things, it begs the question what can’t I smoke. Last night’s latest creation was Italian Meatloaf. So, I won’t bore you with each step I take with this, it’s basically mix everything into a bowl, form a […]Read More Can You Smoke It?