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Three Little Pig’s Moink Balls

Moink Balls are basically meatballs wrapped in bacon – and then rubbed, grilled and glazed. They get the name by combining MOO + OINK. These little bites of delicious are perfect tailgate Food because they are easy, quick and folks love … Continue reading

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Why is Low & Slow Cooking So Effective on Tough Meats ?

MEAT COMPOSITION Meat – muscle tissues from animals used for food What makes up meat? Water – 75% Protein – 18.5% Fat – 3% Carbohydrates – 1% Mineral – 1%       Meat Structure:            … Continue reading

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Smoked Paddle-Fish Recipe

     Smoked Paddle-Fish Recipe  Paddle fish are a cousin to sturgeon and are also known as spoonbill, spoonbill cat and shovel nose cat.  Paddle fish seldom bite a baited hook, but on occasion are “snagged” accidentally by anglers using treble hooks. … Continue reading

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Simple Reverse Sear Prime Rib Technique

Three Little Pig’s Simple Reverse-seared Prime rib recipie  Prime rib is and perhaps always will be the king of holiday roasts. There is nothing so primal, so celebratory, so downright majestic as a hunk of well-marbled beef, served medium rare … Continue reading

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Primal Beef Roasts Q & A

Beef Prime Rib, KC-Strip Roast and Beef Tenderloin Q: What are the most popular roast for smoking & grilling A: Prime Rib Roast: This is perfect for slow smoking and then using the reverse sear method to finish. It has … Continue reading

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What is a Brine? and How does it Work ?

What Is Brine? Brine is a salt solution made by mixing salt and water, usually about 5 to 8 percent salt by weight. Some recipes include sugar and other ingredients to add flavor to the meat being brined, but a … Continue reading

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Tutorial on Pork Ribs Cuts

Tutorial on Pork Ribs Cuts            Baby Back Ribs:   The most popular of all pork ribs, Baby Backs are the most lean and tender.  These types of ribs are located at the top part of the rib … Continue reading

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Cherry Smoked Mac & Cheese

                       Cherry-Wood Smoked Macaroni & Cheese                      The Smoker is The Good-One One Open Range Recipe Ingredients  2 tablespoons butter, plus … Continue reading

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Three Little Pigs BBQ recipes BBQ Parfait

Three Little Pigs Sauces & Rubs BBQ Parfait     THREE LITTLE PIGS Pork 7lb  Smoked pork butt pulled. Standard yellow mustard  12 oz Bottle Three Little Pig’s Championship Rub  Directions for Pork: Heavily coat the Pork Butt with Three … Continue reading

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An interview with Eight-time American Royal BBQ Cookoff Grand Champion Chris Marks

It’s not every day when I am able to sit down with an eight-time grand champion of the American Royal BBQ Cookoff in Kansas City. A while back, I had the pleasure of speaking with Chris Marks, chief cook of … Continue reading

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