Originally Posted by Skip
So it is considered illegal to remove the money muscle and return the rest of the butt to the cooker? I have known teams to remove the money muscle, the dipstick and some other fat laden portions, sauce them and return them to the cooker while returning the other parts of the butt for a longer cook for chopped and pulled. I was thinking of trying this but won't if its actually against the rules.
What you are explaining is completely illegal according to my interp of the rule. You cannot return the butt for longer cooking after taking done parts off.