About the Pit Barrel Cooker Company The Pit Barrel Cooker Company is a family-owned business established in 2010 in Strasburg, Colorado. Their best selling item, The Pit Barrel Cooker, might be the best upright drum smoker, regularly known as an Ugly Drum Smoker, that has been advertised and sold for under $300 all in. Lovingly alluded […]
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Along with the warm scented breezes of a summer day, no one can resist the temptations of eating barbeque food. Whether you are a seasoned meat eater, a vegetarian, or just love the taste of the smoky flavors, grilling food over a slow flame is irresistible. And the great thing about barbequed food is that […]
Updated on Smoking meat is slow cooking at low temperatures with small wisps of thin blue smoke, which allow the natural juices of the meat to break down the tougher tissues until it’s falling apart tender. Any smoker can produce a great smoked meat and BBQ if you follow a few simple rules! It doesn’t […]
This recipe is heavy on the black pepper, Central Texas style. If you like it a little less spicy, you can reduce the pepper, as needed. This is a sweet and spicy rub that will really make the color of the pork pop, with a nice red hue, and it will really help bring out […]
Updated on There is nothing better than a juicy, pull off the bone rib that has been smoked to perfection. Let me show you how to smoke ribs and get consistent results every time. Smoking ribs can be a chore, because if you under cook them, they’ll tough and rubbery. If you over cook […]
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