The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS.


Forum Portal Recipes Smoke Signals Magazine Welocme Merchandise Associations Purchase Subscription Brethren Banners
Go Back   The BBQ BRETHREN FORUMS. > Discussion Area > Q-talk

Notices

Q-talk *ON TOPIC ONLY* QUALITY ON TOPIC discussion of Backyard BBQ, grilling, Equipment and just outdoor cookin' in general, hints, tips, tricks & techniques, success, failures... but stay on topic. And watch for that hijacking.


Reply
Thread Tools
Unread 07-01-2005, 09:15 PM   #1
grillnputt
On the road to being a farker
 
grillnputt's Avatar
 
Join Date: 05-31-05
Location: Long Island, NY
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default ? About Boston Butt

I'm cooking my 1st butt today...how exciting! Starting at 6:00am. I bought it at the butcher by myy house. My ? is, I noticed a small bone at the end and a little bigger bone on the side. Isn't it supposed to be boneless? Just making sure I didn't get a picnic or half picnic. Ron
grillnputt is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-01-2005, 09:40 PM   #2
BBQchef33
Grand Poobah and Site Admin
 
BBQchef33's Avatar
 
Join Date: 08-11-03
Location: Long Island, NY
Downloads: 12
Uploads: 4
Default RE: ? About Boston Butt

Butts come bone in or boneless, but its is one big bone thru the center. Are sure you got a butt and not a loin cut of some type of crown roast.. or your not looking at the 2 opposite ends of the same bone?? I dont know why you would have 2 small bones.
__________________
Site Administrator and
Grand PooBah

CBJ with a Fuzzy Blue Hat, 18 Foot Competition Trailer, Customized Klose BYC, Custom Klose built MoAB (Mother of All Banderas) passed on to Big Dog, 1 Double Barreled Lang 84, 1 Heavily Modified Bionic Bandera, 1 Custom Super Medium Stickburning Spicewine w/stoker, 1 XL BGE, 1 Mini BGE, 1 Pit Barrel Cooker, 3 WSMs, 3 Weber Kettles, an NB Hondo, A Modified Brinkman Horizontal, DCS 48" Grill, a Broilmaster P3, a covered, pellet pooping FEC100, and our duck died. :(

News Flash:
"A mans worth is judged by the weight of his integrity "

You know your getting older when you choose your cereal for the fiber, not the toy


Smoke on KC.
WWW.BBQ-BRETHREN.COM
BBQchef33 is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-01-2005, 10:05 PM   #3
jgh1204
Babbling Farker
 
jgh1204's Avatar
 
Join Date: 12-26-04
Location: Selma, TX(You better slow down when you hit town)
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default RE: ? About Boston Butt

On the butts that I have had lately, bone was visible from 2 sides and it is just 1 bone. Sometimes they leave a little bit of the ball joint.
__________________
Wannabe BBQ Illuminati
jgh1204 is offline   Reply With Quote


Unread 07-02-2005, 07:32 AM   #4
Neil
Quintessential Chatty Farker

 
Neil's Avatar
 
Join Date: 06-04-04
Location: St. Joseph, MI
Downloads: 0
Uploads: 0
Default Re: RE: ? About Boston Butt

Quote:
Originally Posted by jgh1204
On the butts that I have had lately, bone was visible from 2 sides and it is just 1 bone. Sometimes they leave a little bit of the ball joint.
That sounds more like a picnic shoulder
__________________
"You can't always get what you want but if you try sometime you just might find you get what you need"

Mange Bene Viva Bene!

NB Bandera-Firebox & Baffle Mod, WSM, Weber: Performer(Col. Steve Austin Mod), WSM, Three 22 1/2" Kettles, 2 Brinkman Dual Zone Proffessional Grills, Smoky Joe, Uniflame Tabletop Gasser, Luhr-Jensen Big Chief, Turkey Fryer, Rocky Mountain Camp Stove & 3 UDS's.
Neil is offline   Reply With Quote


Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Boston roast = boston butt Hozman Q-talk 3 11-08-2011 09:22 PM
Boston butt rowdycowboy Q-talk 6 10-30-2010 02:53 AM
9# Boston butt... rocketmanray Q-talk 15 03-01-2009 06:14 AM
boston butt brucesieg Q-talk 23 06-20-2005 02:04 PM
first boston butt jsn1511 Q-talk 26 12-26-2004 06:00 PM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Loading



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Optimisation provided by vB Optimise v2.6.0 Beta 4 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
2003 -2012 © BBQ-Brethren Inc. All rights reserved. All Content and Flaming Pig Logo are registered and protected under U.S and International Copyright and Trademarks. Content Within this Website Is Property of BBQ Brethren Inc. Reproduction or alteration is strictly prohibited.
no new posts