Vacation smoking

Had a few things going on this week, none of which really helped move things with the new UDS along. Though I did get a nice picture of the dog in front of it before assembly: Speaking of assembly, I realized that one of the kit pieces, the shield, only has one of two holes…

Barbecue heretofore

I mentioned that until now, I’ve been using an electric smoker, a Brinkmann. It’s served me reasonably well, offering a set-and-forget simplicity that made sense for a beginner, and that I didn’t think I’d get any other way. My normal routine for pork butt (by far my most common cook) is a rub (usually The…