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Old 06-01-2007, 11:08 PM   #1
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Butt- Bone or no bone

Out of curiosity just want to know if you all prefer your butts with a bone or no bone and why.

My thinking is that the bone would help add moisture. That is just my thinking.

Opinions?? Advice?? I am open to suggestions here.
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Old 06-01-2007, 11:12 PM   #2
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I like bone in for two nreasons. I think bones conduct the heat into the meat. And the bone is the best doneness indicator.
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Old 06-02-2007, 12:29 AM   #3
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Sam's Club sells a pair of bone in butts in cryo for what the local grocer sells two roast for.

I also believe in the " Closer to the bone, the sweeter the meat concept"
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Old 06-02-2007, 07:07 AM   #4
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Bone in, just cause I like them! As stated before the bone is a good doneness indicator.
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Old 06-02-2007, 08:19 AM   #5
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Old 06-02-2007, 08:34 AM   #6
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Yep, bone in.
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Old 06-02-2007, 10:58 AM   #7
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Re: Butt- Bone or no bone

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Originally Posted by Diva Q
Out of curiosity just want to know if you all prefer your butts with a bone or no bone and why.

My thinking is that the bone would help add moisture. That is just my thinking.

Opinions?? Advice?? I am open to suggestions here.
Bone in here always, thats how ya can really tell when its done when that sucker pulls out with no meat on it !!!!!!
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Old 06-02-2007, 11:10 AM   #8
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I buy Bone in.

Bone out
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Old 06-02-2007, 02:04 PM   #9
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Always bone in for me!
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Old 06-02-2007, 04:35 PM   #10
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I do either one and cannot tell any difference in cooking time or taste.
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