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REAL Smoked Almonds

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Mmmmm, smoked almonds.  And not the kind with “smoke flavoring added.”  The real thing. You will need: 2 lbs raw almonds 6 Tbs Worcestershire sauce 3 tsp Onion Powder 3 tsp Garlic Powder 1 tsp Cayenne Pepper 1 tsp Sonny Salt 1 tsp ground mustard 4+ dashes of Louisiana Hot Sauce Mix wet and dry […]

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Easy Awesome Smoked Ribs/Chicken

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Mr. Caswell loves his smoker. He is a smoked meat fanatic.  He has tried every recipe under the sun, taken classes, and even become a barbecue judge for the Memphis Barbecue Network.  Everywhere he travels, he finds the local BBQ masters and picks their brains.  Well, this last trip to Athens, AL paid off big time. […]

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Food From Tarryall Ranch: Peppery Pork and Vegetable Roast

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Not to complain, but recipe posts are some of the hardest. If you blog, you may understand. Having to stop multiple times in the middle of cooking to arrange and photograph, wiping messy hands for the camera, trying to stir or pour or slice and shoot at the same time while keeping the camera from […]

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Smoked Pork Loin (and sandwiches)

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Ooohhhh, the sandwiches.  Below is the whole routine for making smoked pork loin and not cooking for a week. 1.  THE NIGHT BEFORE, make a brine.  Smoked meat gets too dry without it.  Follow the below recipe for a 4 to 5 lbs loin. 8 cups of water 8 tablespoons kosher salt 8 tablespoons sugar […]

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Crockpot “Hollandaise” Roast Chicken

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Crockpot “Hollandaise” Chicken one hen, icky gibblet bag removed salt (and/or preferred seasoning blend) Aluminum foil 3-6 egg YOLKS 1-2T lemon juice pinch salt possible extra slosh of olive oil or wad of butter if you can have it 1.  Place rinsed, dried hen in crockpot, breast side up, on a big enough wad of […]

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