Originally Posted by zacman
Great tutorial. Here is my question do you have to trim them? I have done two racks so far and I just trim off the fat and throw the whole thing on. I have one more rack in the Freezer that I try this with but just wondering if just cooking the whole slab is OK. Comes out a bit messy but tasty
I sometimes cook the whole rack for a change of pace. In fact, one of my favorite BBQ restaurants, KC's Rib Shack in Manchester, NH cooks them that way. Much more meat per bone, but you have to be willing to eat around the cartilage.