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SMOKE FREAK
02-24-2019, 08:13 AM
Well it was 20 degrees, the sun was shining, and there was very little wind...That's all the excuse I needed to fire up the Longhorn...


This little arm roast was soaked in Mad Hunky Nekkid Brine doctored up with lots of CBP, some cumin, and some oregano for at least 30 hours...
Then I rubbed it down with my Tex-Mex rub...Smoked with Hickory...

https://i.postimg.cc/CMsqFGgw/DSC02745.jpg (https://postimg.cc/Thhw0W1s)


Around 4 hours in the smoker IT was 154 and I foiled it in a pan with just a splash of beer...Juices were seeping out of the meat so I think the brine did it's job...

https://i.postimg.cc/5tZ4hqS5/DSC02747.jpg (https://postimg.cc/Y4zBgFVj)


IT of 200 I rested the beef and then cut it open...

https://i.postimg.cc/1X4Ly4cG/DSC02750.jpg (https://postimg.cc/8fQyHpYc)


Shredded enough for the burritos and froze the rest for a batch of soup...

https://i.postimg.cc/sxNCW5DH/DSC02755.jpg (https://postimg.cc/WqgyLFZ0)


Rolled up some small burritos filled with the smoked beef, refried black beans, and shredded smoked pepper jack cheese...

https://i.postimg.cc/fL5NwG4N/DSC02758.jpg (https://postimg.cc/FdfqpnsW)


Fired up the Weber for the next step...After all it's still 20 degrees outside...
Pan fried the burritos one at a time and set them on the indirect side of the grill to keep em warm...

https://i.postimg.cc/Bn2RSrDV/DSC02761.jpg (https://postimg.cc/TKYtQHtV)


Served with some Mexican rice and smothered with sauce and fresh pico...

https://i.postimg.cc/m2v0GLc9/DSC02764.jpg (https://postimg.cc/HVtSwC9W)


Another look...

https://i.postimg.cc/1RYkJcsJ/DSC02767.jpg (https://postimg.cc/kDKY5SVb)


Well that takes care of my chimmichanga cravings for a while...


Thanks for looking...

JJJBBQ
02-24-2019, 08:23 AM
That’s some professional quality chimichangas!

SMOKE FREAK
02-24-2019, 08:26 AM
Thatís some professional quality chimichangas!


Thank you very much...It was good for sure...

bschoen
02-24-2019, 08:27 AM
Yum!

pmad
02-24-2019, 09:27 AM
Nicely done. I’m hungry.

HogGrog
02-24-2019, 09:33 AM
Chimichanga Cowabunga! :eusa_clap

Whisky
02-24-2019, 09:45 AM
That looks awesome

Stingerhook
02-24-2019, 09:52 AM
Perfection on a plate.

tom b
02-24-2019, 10:06 AM
I could really enjoy a plate of the right about now

SMOKE FREAK
02-24-2019, 10:11 AM
I could really enjoy a plate of the right about now


Me too...

Doorman
02-24-2019, 10:25 AM
Looks delicious! Great job.

Rocky Branch BBQ
02-24-2019, 11:13 AM
Nice work, the plate looks awesome.

Norm
02-24-2019, 11:26 AM
Wow that looks great!

cowgirl
02-24-2019, 12:35 PM
Looks fantastic Craig!

BigThicket
02-24-2019, 12:42 PM
That looks fantastic. I'm going to have to give that a try soon.

Titch
02-24-2019, 12:47 PM
I must try that, I dont remember ever having them fried before.
Nice looking feed mate

Mason Dixon Bowhunta
02-24-2019, 12:49 PM
Wow, they look amazing!!

ShadowDriver
02-24-2019, 12:58 PM
Yes, please! Looks delicious!

jermoQ
02-24-2019, 02:14 PM
I was drooling through most of the pictures, after you said chimmi. That looks really yummy! :thumb:

SMOKE FREAK
02-24-2019, 02:22 PM
I must try that, I dont remember ever having them fried before.
Nice looking feed mate


If it's not fried then it's just a smothered burrito...

Joshw
02-24-2019, 04:37 PM
Great plate of food right there. I so miss rice and beans.

Happy Hapgood
02-24-2019, 08:36 PM
Now I finally know what a chimichanga is. Top notch example!