Grilled Alligator Poor Boy - BBQ Central

Go Back   BBQ Central > General > Grilling
Click Here to Login
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 07-04-2013, 09:03 AM   #1
Graduate of BBQ Central


 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Outside New Orleans LA.
Posts: 683
Grilled Alligator Poor Boy

Yesterday evening when I got home I was exhausted! I did however have enough energy to get some lump charcoal glowing with a nice chunk of pecan wood. Ahhh...... I started feeling better after getting a whiff of smoke from the Keg. It was almost like being resuscitated!
I put a couple of links of alligator sausage and a few links of crawfish and pork sausage on the grill around the outer edge to take in some of that sweet smelling smoke. After about fifteen minutes of that it was time for the hot center for grilling. It was now time for that icy cold beer I put in the freezer about 15 minutes earlier.

Just looking at those sausages on the grill was making me more and more hungry. It was a busy day at work yesterday and I didn't get to eat anything for lunch.

Toward the end of the cook I swabbed the sausages with a little Spicy Jalapeno Ketchup. Not much but just enough to give a little something extra.

Right before the sausages were done I cut about an eleven inch piece of fresh Poor Boy Bread and put it in the oven to warm and crisp up the out crust. I put the sandwich together and as I had just finished doing so I think I was drooling. It was a beautiful sight.

Added a few potato chips and it was time to eat!

All I can say is that was probably the best alligator sausage I have ever had. I'll have to get some more next time I'm in Laplace. I got it at Wayne Jacob's Smokehouse where I like to get THE BEST andouille. Mmmm........ that was good!
__________________

Traegernator is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2013, 11:15 AM   #2
Max
Wizard of Que
 
Max's Avatar


 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Posts: 1,543
Looking good there brother!
__________________

__________________
Brinkmann Trailmaster Limited
Brinkmann Vertical Charcoal Smoker
Weber Spirit E-320 Propane
Weber One-Touch Silver 22-1/2"
Weber Jumbo Joe 18"
Weber Smokey Joe Gold 14"
Fully Functional UDS 22.5" Dual Layer
Max is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2013, 02:19 PM   #3
Moderator
 
Griff's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Posts: 5,564
That sandwich pic is making my mouth water.
__________________
Griff
Friends don't let friends eat farmed fish.

"People sleep peacefully in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would do them harm."
George Orwell
Griff is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-07-2013, 05:53 PM   #4
God O'Que
 
Vermin999's Avatar


 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: San Diego CA
Posts: 2,848
Very nice!!! Is the alligator sausage mixed with anything? I can get alligator sausage here but it is mixed with pork.
__________________
Weber Blue Performer
Weber 22.5 OTG with Weber Rotisserie
18" WSM
Weber Jumbo Joe
UDS
Weber Q100
Santa Maria Style Grill

John
Vermin999 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-08-2013, 05:26 PM   #5
BBQ NOOB
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 30
Looks delicious...
leby0 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2013, 09:19 PM   #6
Official BBQ Central Mark
 
bigwheel's Avatar


 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Foat Wuth
Posts: 9,951
Sounds good on gator sausage. Only part I have bumped into over the years is fried tail section. Seemed a bit springy as in the mo I chewed it the bigger it got...to paraphase an old grey headed black gentleman's assessment on the merits of frog legs. Us Jewish based Protestants do not hold with eating much reptiles and/or amphibians ya know?

Leviticus 11:9 These shall ye eat of all that are in the waters: whatsoever hath fins and scales in the waters, in the seas, and in the rivers, them shall ye eat.

Now we seem to make exceptions for catfish..oysters..shrimps..lobsters..crawdads and stuff like that. But that be only for Lent perhaps.
bigwheel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2013, 06:24 PM   #7
Moderator
 
bbquzz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Newark, OH & Indian River, MI
Posts: 5,011
Was that more of the Chootum? Looks great T!
__________________

__________________
Buzz Price
WSM 18.5 WSM 22.5 Performers, Black & Green Q 300 Gasser
KCBS Certified Judge #53267
bbquzz is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off







All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:28 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×