I must admit that I too thought that his Andy guy was crazy for trimming almost all the fat off his brisket and seperating the flat from the point, but after seeing it and tasting it, I am a believer. Yes, it does go against what many preach, but that's the cool thing about BBQ. There are a ton of ways for getting from point A to point B.
Senior member of the Brethren
Weber Platinum Kettle, Weber OTS, Meco square grill, ECB, UDS, WSM, a camping grill, Blackstone flat top, The MOAB, and now the proud owner of a YS640, MOINK.
Pitman for Andy Groneman at the All Things BBQ cooking classes.
Smoke on Brother KC
Father of the Fatty (the name) 4/20/04 on the BBQ Brethren with inspiration from Brother parrothead.