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Briskets: to wrap or not to wrap!

This week’s Texas Barbecue class was about briskets with the focal point of comparing wrapped versus non-wrapped briskets. Now if there is anything that can start an argument, it is whether ┬áit is acceptable to wrap briskets during the cooking process. By wrapping, we are referring to wrapping with aluminum foil, a process that has been termed, “Texas Crutch,” as a reference to using foil to help the cooking process. We cooked four briskets on an offset trailer pit beginning at around 11 PM on Thursday night. The… Read More →