Banner advertisements by bbqads.com

Re: maple goes best with?


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by Jackitup on March 29, 2012 at 09:10:13:

In Reply to: Re: maple goes best with? posted by Candy Sue on March 29, 2012 at 08:46:02:

Just where I was going. Any of the woods used for smoking range from mild to strong and all are good. ANY of them if too green or over used/heavy will be bitter and acrid as most of us know. I would rather have NO smoke than too much. As far as sweetness being imparted as some claim....eh. As an accoutrement to your smoking, i.e. using charcoal or gas/electric for your main heat source, go for the stronger woods. If using the wood as your main heat/fuel source go for the milder ones or if using milder or stronger meats adjust accordingly. My personal favorites, hickory would be #1 followed by apple, maple and cherry. Maple and hickory are 2 of my favorites on homemade bacon.
Jon


Follow Ups:



The BBQ Forum Home Page

Source:
va-184-7-161-52.dhcp.embarqhsd.net
184.7.161.52
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:11.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/11.0



[ BBQ Search ]