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Smoked Trout recipe

No Comments 27 Oct 8:22 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

Directions Rinse Trout filets and put them in a shallow glass baking dish. Dribble a small amount of olive oil over the filets then season with garlic and rosemary. Rub the seasonings into the fish.  Cover and refrigerate overnight. Dissolve curing salt into water. Pour the brine water over the fish. Let them marinate for 15 minutes (per half inch of thickness). Using one of the best food smokers on the market, prepare it setting the temperature for a four hour slow burn. Its  temperature should be set to 150 degrees F (65 degrees C) before you get started. Remove …

Fall consideration

No Comments 19 Oct 9:15 am Author: Richard Category:Outdoor Sports and Camping

This Fall why not consider buying your family a food smoker and create great family memories centered around delicious meals? There are a lot of food smokers on the market hence we advise that you know what you’re getting into before you start pulling out a -credit card. Smokers can be bought for as little as about $50-USD or for as much as $10,000, or even more. If you aren’t sure you want to do a lot of smoking and don’t want to invest a lot of money  then consider getting a mid-sized, vertical smoker. These mid-sized models are the best buys …

KCMO BBQ Sauce

No Comments 3 Oct 10:58 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

I used to live  in Kansas City, Mo. where we have a wide range of BBQ joints to choose from, but our favorite has always been Oklahoma Joe’s in the heart of the city.  This recipe is thanks to them.  Smoked foods are also an old world renowned tradition in KCMO – like Arthur Bryant’s and Gates.  You, too can bring the tradition of the best BBQ smokers to your own home !  Directions: 1. In a small bowl, combine granulated sugar, brown sugar, garlic powder, chili powder, paprika, cumin, salt, onion powder, white pepper and black pepper. 2. Store in …

Pulled Pork: Smoked in the Alabama Tradition

No Comments 22 Sep 8:44 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

How to Cook it according to the Alabama Tradition of the best food smokers: 1. Using a high grade saucepan, whisk the cider vinegar, salt, brown sugar, black pepper, cayenne pepper, and butter together. Pour them into the saucepan and bring it to a rolling boil (medium heat). Mix in the water, and return to boil. Sauce the pork before smoking, and then every hour or so while it cooks. 2. Start the pork butt on a slow smoker using hardwood coals or charcoal briquettes and mesquite or apple wood chips. Smoke the pork for at least 6 hours and …

Goose – Smoked Citrus Breast

No Comments 19 Sep 9:57 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

Prep and Cooking Directions. Combine and whisk orange juice, olive oil, mustard, sugar, soy sauce, honey, onion, and garlic powder in a bowl; place the goose in the marinade; cover and refrigerate 3 to 6 hours. Preheat one of the best food smokers available for medium heat, about 300 degrees F (150 degrees C). If you do not have a smoker, prepare a grill for indirect heat. Once the coals are ready, throw a handful of the soaked hickory wood chips on to create smoke. Place the goose breasts on the grate. Brush occasionally with the marinade for the first …

Smoking, barbecue, & grilling: 101

No Comments 16 Sep 9:30 am Author: Richard Category:Outdoor Sports and Camping

Smoking Meat smoking is in a class class all its own. Unlike grilling, it takes more preparation, cooking time, skill – and – patience. Food smoking dates back thousands of years as a means of preserving meat, fish and poultry. In fact the word barbecue probably likely comes from the Caribbean word “barbacoa” which  refers to a primitive smoking method used by early Caribbean communities. The flavor produced by the best BBQ smokers is “outdoorsy”, and aromatic. It’s further enhanced by using soaked wood chips or flavored briquettes. A notable difference between grilling and food smoking is how temperature dictates …

Backwood Smoked BBQ Ribs

No Comments 13 Sep 10:46 am Author: Richard Category:Outdoor Sports and Camping

How to prepare & cook Smoked Spare Ribs (another fine recipe from “ChefTony”) Prep: 20 mins | Cook: 3 hours 1. Combine Italian dressing mix, paprika, chili powder, brown sugar, and lemon pepper in a bowl. Rub over ribs on all sides, and keep adding spice mix until all spices are on the ribs. 2. Preheat your best food smokers or BBQ grill to medium. Place about a third of the woodchips in the gas grill’s smoke box. (See footnote.) Place ribs on the grill in a rib rack for indirect cooking, close the lid, and cook for 2 1/2 to 3 hours. Every …

Smoker A-B-Cs

No Comments 11 Sep 10:46 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

Go Get That Smoker There are many types of food smokers available in all price ranges, but they all can produce nearly the same results– great smoked food. For home use, a small $100 o $150 smoker might be fine; the main difference between smokers is their storage capacity.  If you enjoy entertaining or if you have a large family then there are reasonably priced 6-rack food smokers even available with digital technology. There are also different smoking methods: some are electric, some use water and steam, and still others use charcoal and indirect heat. All can give you terrific …

Wood Fire Slow-Smoked Salmon

No Comments 7 Sep 8:11 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

Nutritional Information, from ESHA Nutrient database: Amount Per Serving  Calories: 207 | Total Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 61mg Directions using one of the best food smokers: 1. Soak salmon fillet in a brine solution for at least 4 hours, preferably overnight. submerge the alder wood plank in water, placing a heavy object on top of it to prevent floating. 2. Preheat an outdoor smoker for 160 to 180 degrees F (70 to 80 degrees C). 3. Remove the salmon from the brine, rinse thoroughly under cold running water, and pat dry with paper towels. Remove the wood plank from the water, and lay the fish …

Pulled Pork can be healthy too. Or, better yet …

No Comments 29 Aug 11:02 am Author: Richard Category:Best Outdoor, Outdoor Sports and Camping

Try this light, lean smoked barbecue dish on one of the best BBQ smokers available, and affordable! Great news ! Pulled-pork sandwiches, barbecue chicken (and even ribs!!) can be healthy and diet-friendly! With just a few simple substitutions,  you can turn your summer favorites into finger-lickin’, soul satisfying meals that also cater to adults who want healthier guilt-free feasts. For example: “Tangy BBQ Sandwich” – (With a special, Thank you to health.com)  Using lean turkey breasts – instead of pork — will cut down on calories, because  a tangy barbecue sauce packs plenty of flavor. Serve this with a low-cal …