Once you've cooked one brisket, well then you've cooked one brisket. They all act a little different on time and temp (ie:frustration) however the probe test is consistent $$$$$
Fretting Time and Temp on briskest result in either high level anxiety or low level paranoia. Probe testing removes these to a comfortably numb state.
Good job. Enjoyed the pics
Barrels make cooking fun.
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By the way, did she mention my name-just in passing?