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Old 06-11-2011, 10:48 AM   #1
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Copper River Sockeye 4 Ways Smoked

So the Fresh Copper River Sockeye season has been under way for a few weeks now and I finally got around to getting some fresh fillets and putting them on the WSM. I put dry rub of brown sugar, garlic powder, black pepper, cayenne, Slap yo Mamma dry rub and some chili powder on and let that sit overnight. I did a quick rinse and did a pat dry. I then seasoned each of the 4 fillets with a different rub;
Fillet #1
Lemon-pepper & Garlic

Fillet #2
Sweet Jamaican Heat (it's a citrus rub with sugar and hot chilies)

Fillet #3
Cracked Black Pepper

Fillet #4
Brown sugar & Cinnamon

I let them sit for about an hour while the WSM was getting up to temp (225*), then I put them on for about 40 minutes with no water in the pan and added in some chunks of cherry wood for the smoke.

The results were fantastic!
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Old 06-11-2011, 01:44 PM   #2
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Wow Tim, I'm not a fish fan but that is beautiful, nice job!
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Old 06-11-2011, 01:59 PM   #3
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Great looking meal, Thats got to be good
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Old 06-12-2011, 01:24 AM   #4
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Re: Copper River Sockeye 4 Ways Smoked

I've got to agree, they came out really nice!
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Old 06-12-2011, 05:00 AM   #5
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Very nice! Which was your fav?
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Re: Copper River Sockeye 4 Ways Smoked

Tim, those fillets look very good, nice job
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Re: Copper River Sockeye 4 Ways Smoked

That looks so awesome...really making my want to break out some frozen fish here in Iowa..you gotta know we have the freshes fish in the country here....NOT!
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Wow!
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I would be like a bear, attack you and eat ALL of that!!! Very nice!!
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Thats some of the best looking salmon I have see in a very long time, you should start shipping it? lol
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