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Old 09-06-2013, 04:35 AM   #1
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Can you smoke brisket on WSM I dunno how long you can smoke on this smoker it's my first smoke on this smoker

 
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Old 09-06-2013, 11:04 AM   #2
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Yes! You can! We have a WSM and smoke brisket often. (knowing i may get flamed) I would suggest a mop sauce if you're smoking a flat.

 
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Old 09-06-2013, 12:38 PM   #3
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Yes I just did a brisket a couple of weeks ago. If you just do the flat I would recommend injecting it.
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Old 09-06-2013, 02:06 PM   #4
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This from a WSM...
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Old 09-06-2013, 02:39 PM   #5
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Any tips on making the coals last. Is there a thours to pounds ratio?

 
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Old 09-06-2013, 02:49 PM   #6
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We add more as needed (both wood and charcoal).
We don't use an hours to pounds ratio... we cook it until its done. wish i could be more specific here...

 
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Old 09-06-2013, 03:07 PM   #8
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No that's helpful it's done when its done

 
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Old 09-07-2013, 12:55 PM   #9
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You can load the WSM up with charcoal and it will last a long time. Use the Minion method to light and you'll be good to go.

 
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Old 09-10-2013, 02:03 AM   #10
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Instead of using a mop sauce I highly suggest you inject your brisket with FAB B or Butchers BBQ. The secret of moist brisket is getting the phosphates back in the meat that were lost when the animal was slaughtered. I also recommend purchasing CAB or Certified Angus Brisket because CAB briskests are stamped with the slaughter date. If you know the slaughter date you can wet age the brisket in your refrigerator for maximum flavor. I also recommend smoking a full packer so you can separate the point and flat to make burnt ends out of the point.
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