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Old 10-09-2009, 03:28 AM   #1
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88lbs of pork is schmoking

Sent out an e-mail to some regular customers at work to see if anyone wanted pulled pork. This is gonna be my new thing, instead of asking what they want and I end up cooking 10 different things, I'm gonna cook pork one week, brisket one week, etc. I get overwhelmed around the Holidays when turkey orders come in, so this will help. I ended up getting 36 orders totaling 46lbs of pork, couple orders were received after I bought the pork, so I hope I end up with a better than normal 50% yield or I'll be cooking more butts this weekend.

Got these butts from Wegmans for $.99lb and the biggest butt was 9.34lbs and the smallest was 8.38lbs, so they were pretty good size. The biggest ones go on the bottom and the smaller ones were squeezed on the top. I've done 10 butts on 2 WSM's before, but never had 10 BIG butts.


2 butts on each bottom grate


3 butts on each top grate BARELY


They're chugging away.....won't be long!
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Old 10-09-2009, 05:00 AM   #2
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Great gigs there Larry! What wood? Have fun.

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Old 10-09-2009, 08:45 AM   #4
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That is a lot of butts.
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Old 10-09-2009, 09:08 AM   #5
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Whoa, you got those two loaded down! Looks like a lot of fun. Enjoy the cook.
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Go Larry go. You need a 22.5" WSM for occasions such as this.
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Larry,

Don't forget my address. Looks like there will be good eating.
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Old 10-09-2009, 11:52 AM   #8
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looking forward to more pics!
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Old 10-09-2009, 12:28 PM   #9
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Of course I picked the windiest day to do this........
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Whoa and wow is right they are loaded up waiting to hear how it turns out good luck.............
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Man Larry...that's a whole lotta butt
If anybody can pull it off....its you brother
Enjoy the cook & post us the results!

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What did you rub them with?
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link appears broke....musta went over the bandwidth limit with the influx of orders.
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Butts are done, vac packed and in the freezer. Sorry for the lack of pic's, I didn't get everything done until 10pm last night and cooked dinner and drank beer in the process. My daughter had friends over last night so I grilled up dogs for them and some ribeyes for me and my wife. By the time everything was done I was BEAT! I ended up with 40lbs of finished product, not counting the 2lb bag I dumped on the floor!

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[quote="Larry Wolfe"]Butts are done, vac packed and in the freezer. Sorry for the lack of pic's, I didn't get everything done until 10pm last night and cooked dinner and drank beer in the process. My daughter had friends over last night so I grilled up dogs for them and some ribeyes for me and my wife. By the time everything was done I was BEAT! I ended up with 40lbs of finished product, not counting the 2lb bag I dumped on the floor!
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Butts are done, vac packed and in the freezer. Sorry for the lack of pic's, I didn't get everything done until 10pm last night and cooked dinner and drank beer in the process. My daughter had friends over last night so I grilled up dogs for them and some ribeyes for me and my wife. By the time everything was done I was BEAT! I ended up with 40lbs of finished product, not counting the 2lb bag I dumped on the floor!
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Butts are done, vac packed and in the freezer. Sorry for the lack of pic's, I didn't get everything done until 10pm last night and cooked dinner and drank beer in the process. My daughter had friends over last night so I grilled up dogs for them and some ribeyes for me and my wife. By the time everything was done I was BEAT! I ended up with 40lbs of finished product, not counting the 2lb bag I dumped on the floor!
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smooth move
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dude.. you really shouldn't compare yourself to me... it'll just get you down. Just do the best you can and be happy for who you are.

BTW... the pork that made it into the bag looked good.
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