View Full Version : What wood is best for smoking pastrami??

05-16-2013, 12:24 AM
Im tryin to smoke my 1st pastrami this weekend and was wondering what the best wood to use is??

Big George's BBQ
05-16-2013, 05:32 AM
I like Pecan

Bbq Bubba
05-16-2013, 07:04 AM
Whatever you have on hand.

05-16-2013, 07:18 AM
I used red oak when I made my first pastrami, it came out yummy!

Jason TQ
05-16-2013, 07:26 AM
I couldn't tell a difference in smoke flavor on pastrami. So I say try a few different kinds and see if you can tell a difference.

05-16-2013, 07:31 AM
What Bubba said.

05-16-2013, 07:46 AM
what bubba said.


Desert Dweller
05-16-2013, 04:17 PM
Pecan, Oak or Hickory is my order of preference.

Bbq Bubba
05-16-2013, 07:00 PM
What Bubba said.


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