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Rufus Reruns: Grill Master Part Two

You’re all caught up on how to smoke after reading yesterday’s tutorial right? Then let’s get to it. Pick one or more of the following: Smoked Brats Smoked Lamb Shanks Smoked Brisket with Espresso Bourbon Mop Sauce Smoked Salmon Spicy … Continue reading

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Lazy Sunday: Steak Edition

By Katherine Is there anything easier than grilling a steak? I found two New York Strips on sale and since it’d been a few months since we’d had steaks, I just couldn’t resist. (Steak on sale is still a splurge!) … Continue reading

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Savory Smoked Brisket

The mop sauce really kicked this brisket up a notch. Do not buy a packaged or pre-brined piece of beef. If you do, save it for corned beef and go back to the butchers to buy a fresh one. A … Continue reading

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Zucchini Meat Loaf

The use of shredded zucchini really pulls this together and keeps the loaf moist. So does the tasty fat in the homemade sausage. Zuchinni Meat Loaf 1 lb beef 1 lb ground sausage 2 zuchinni, shredded 2 garlic cloves, minced … Continue reading

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Carne Asada and a Cinco de Mayo Roundup

A very important holiday is coming up: Cinco de Mayo. Like most holidays we celebrate in America, it has historical significance. But it’s used mostly as an excuse to eat and drink. (See Thanksgiving, St. Patrick’s Day and my birthday.) … Continue reading

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Chili with Smoked Brisket and Venison

By Katherine I love seeing chili recipes, but never use one. It’s always about what’s on hand. A spoonful of salsa, leftover pico de gallo or burrito sauce, jalapenos that are getting wrinkly. (Oh come on, it happens.) But when … Continue reading

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Smoked Beef Brisket

Smoking beef brisket is about the same as pork ribs. Go here for that process. The longer the heat can stay low and the more smoke can pass over the better for flavor. I created a spicier rub for it … Continue reading

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