homemade jerky - Page 2 - Home Brew Forums

Register Now!
Home Brew Forums > Food and Beverage > Meat Smoking, Curing and Sausage Making > homemade jerky

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-27-2013, 05:44 PM   #11
DougK
Recipes 
 
Jan 2013
Posts: 1,151
Liked 125 Times on 100 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by Inner10 View Post
The traditional way is in the sun with enough salt to dry it out and enough pepper to keep the flies off.
I had always heard was the pepper was to hide the fly specks. ... lol

There are people who still air dry their jerky, usually in their attic where it is good and warm. I prefer the smoker though. I've had jerky from the oven and dehydrator, but I like the jerky from the smoker best.
__________________
I'm not insane, my mother had me tested.

 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-27-2013, 10:19 PM   #12
Inner10
Recipes 
 
Dec 2012
Ottawa, Ontario
Posts: 512
Liked 44 Times on 37 Posts


Quote:
Originally Posted by DougK View Post

I had always heard was the pepper was to hide the fly specks. ... lol

There are people who still air dry their jerky, usually in their attic where it is good and warm. I prefer the smoker though. I've had jerky from the oven and dehydrator, but I like the jerky from the smoker best.
I've done all of em, worst was the oven, best was dehydrator. I should have cold smoked.
__________________
Drank too much?...Is that a thing?

 
Reply With Quote
Old 03-13-2013, 01:49 AM   #13
BamaProud
Recipes 
 
Mar 2013
, Tennessee
Posts: 636
Liked 147 Times on 98 Posts


I make it in the Oven prop the door open an inch or so with a beer can or something. I can keep my Oven at about 165 this way.



__________________
Wine-Down Brewing and Winemaking
Drinking White Zinfandel, Orange Hefeweizen, Apfelwein, Jawbreaker Pale Ale, Brown Ale
Ferm1-Blackberry Merlot Ferm2-Apfelwein
Ferm3 -Apfelwein, Ferm4 -Skeeter Pee, Ferm5 -Jawbreaker Pale Ale

 
Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Homemade beef jerky recipes? britishbloke Cooking & Pairing 12 05-15-2014 02:39 PM
Jerky hoptopia Meat Smoking, Curing and Sausage Making 39 12-27-2012 05:04 AM
Bacon Jerky Sippin37 Meat Smoking, Curing and Sausage Making 3 11-30-2012 09:03 PM
Jerky Question pantherbrew Meat Smoking, Curing and Sausage Making 5 08-11-2011 06:03 PM
Long week -- so, homemade beer with homemade pizza AZ_IPA Cooking & Pairing 12 03-07-2009 02:37 AM


Forum Jump