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Super Bowl LI Party

What a game! Actually it was far from the best “game” I’ve ever seen. The finish was nothing short of amazing. As was all of the food we smoked up all weekend! Bourbon and Coke Cured Pork Belly, Five Day Cured Pastrami and about 25 pounds of Beef Brisket rubbed up and down with my […]

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Big Green Egg Pork

Smoked BBQ Chili

We’ve officially reached the point in the year where a nice bowl of hot chili on any given day is a treat for the body and the soul. At smofried.com we believe in adding as much BBQ to just about anything that we can get our hands on. The combination of classic chili ingredients with […]

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Big Green Scotch Eggs

The idea of Scotch Eggs have always been an intriguing combination for myself as well as many of those around me. It’s like you combine the best of two different worlds. I was always that kid who could never get enough hard boiled eggs. As for sausage, who doesn’t absolutely love breakfast sausage. When I […]

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Baby Back Ribs – Smofried 4th of July

In the United States the 4th of July has a few meanings. Some deeper than others for obvious reasons. No matter how you may feel about the 4th two things are certain year in and year out. Fireworks and ribs are about as synonymous to the 4th of July as Christmas is with the month […]

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Smoked Pork Tenderloin

When it comes to ease of preparation and a reasonable time frame nothing in the world beats smoked pork tenderloin. The triple factor approach of an apple cider vinegar brine, both dry and wet rubs along with a sweet Asian BBQ sauce glaze make this pork tenderloin a figure eight collision course of succulent flavor. […]

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Beef Big Green Egg Pork Tacos

ElToro.com – Thunder Over Louisville Party

While I acknowledge that hundred if not thousands of BBQ joints all across the nation cook several hundred pounds of meat on a day to day basis I must give myself a pat on the back for completing the feat myself. April 23, was the big kick off for the Kentucky Derby Festival aka Thunder […]

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SmoFried Pork Belly Tacos

I don’t think there’s any debate when it comes to America’s consensus choice for the cornerstone of breakfast foods. Chances are no matter how old you are, you love bacon. But what happens when you take bacon to the next stratosphere? SmoFried Pork Belly is what happens!

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Pulled Pork – The SmoFried Guide

BBQ can mean a variety of things across the United States, but in the south east it means one thing… and that’s pulled pork. Made famous in the beautiful southern state of South Carolina, pulled pork is a staple as well as a crowning achievement for many backyard chefs. I guarantee that if you visit […]

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SmoFried Pulled Pork Eggrolls

No matter your background we can all agree that nothing compares to authentic Chinese food. We can also agree that nothing compares to authentic southern BBQ. So when I had the idea to combine the best of both worlds the result was probably the guiltiest of all guilty culinary pleasures. Apparently smoked pulled pork, sesame […]