Points, Flats, and Packers: What's the Difference Between Brisket and Texas Brisket?

Maybe you've never wondered, What is the difference between brisket and Texas brisket?—maybe you didn't even know there were multiple types of brisket. But there is a difference, and it's all in the...

Tough brisket issue!

by rachmc 15 days ago

Hoping to get some advice here - I’m so nervous about ruining this very pricey piece of meat! I started this recipe yesterday and followed the directions as stated through the second cook. htt...

Hog Wild Barbeque | Placerville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 23 days ago

For a couple years now, I've seen recommendations from friends for the Texas-style brisket at Hog Wild Barbeque in Placerville. On my first day in town, the plan was to drive by and decide if I wou...

Pit-smoked brisket at Subway?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Stopped at the light in downtown Monterey today, I noticed a sign on the Subway at the intersection promoting "naturally pit-smoked brisket". This page on its website says it was tested on 100 Aust...

Noble Barbecue in Portland ME

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

One of my friends from the barbecue world is eating his way through Portland right now and called out Noble Barbecue. He recommended BBQ goat pitas Pastrami Reuben Grilled corn bread Brisket C...

Brisket logistics

by reewah 4 months ago

I am planning to smoke a brisket for my son’s graduation party Sat but have a few logistical issues. Plan was to do a rub and cook in a makeshift smoker (big barrel-style grill with indirect heat a...

Texas style brisket @ Central Coast Meat Market | Pismo Beach - SLOCo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Open now for a year and a half, Central Coast Meat Market was founded by a local who spent six years in Texas. Beef is king here, barbecued Central Texas style over oak, though other meats are also...

Brisket question -- when to return the meat to the gravy?

Dave MP
by Dave MP 6 months ago

Hey Home Cooking friends. I have a question that I would normally ask my mom, but she's asleep! I made brisket last night (Wednesday) that I will be serving on Saturday. I cooked the meat in th...

Slow-Cooking Brisket in an Oven

by mborghese 8 years ago

Hi there; I just bought a whole beef brisket (10lbs). I created a Texas-style dry rub from a recipe I found online and it's been sitting in the rub since Wednesday. I don't have a BBQ, sm...

Beef Brisket for St Patrick's Day

by gordon wing 8 months ago

SF Bay Area folks .... where will you be buying your Beef Brisket for curing? I'm looking for the Point Cut .... will I need to buy a whole one? Costco ? I live in Walnut Creek. Pink Salt o...

How long to cook kg of beef brisket?

by fasttlane 10 months ago

I bought a brisket its only a kg. Im going to be cooking it @ 200F. My original recipe was to get a 2kg brisket and cook it for 8 hours. Should I just cut the cooking time in half?

What cut of beef is brisket? - Alternate name??

by traceym 13 years ago

In Canada we don't seem to have a cut of meat called brisket. Does anyone know another name for this cut of meat?

where to buy brisket

by Zengarden 12 years ago

Is brisket a cut of meat that I can get at a grocery chain or will I have to go to a butcher for it?


by Victoria724 1 year ago

I am a pretty good cook but somehow cannot prepare a soft and tasty brisket. Would appreciate any help or hints at perfecting a delicious brisket for passover. thank you

Brisket in Boston?

by jkhoppe 1 year ago

Where can I get a whole brisket (or just a point cut) relatively cheaply in the Boston area? I'm in Arlington, specifically. I read online that it should be relatively inexpensive, but at McKinnon'...

Has anyone tried Ina Garten's Brisket?

by drewb123 12 years ago

Here is a brisket dish from Ina Garten has anyone tried it? http://www.foodnetwork.com/food/recipes/recipe/0,1977,FOOD_9936_31106,00.html

Corned Beef & Cabbage HELP!

by OliveYou2 1 year ago

Has anyone tried Tyler Florence's recipe for Corned Beef & Cabbage? This is my first year making it. Due to some dietary restrictions (mainly salt) and my mom (the cook) being down with the flu, I ...

Please Tell Me Why My Corned Beef Didn't Turn Pink

by bergenski 1 year ago

7 days ago I was putting a brisket into its brine with 2 tablespoons of saltpetre (potassium nitrate). I accidentally spilled about half of the brine onto the floor. But I was tired so I left the b...

Opinions on basting a brisket

by MMartyn 2 years ago

I've seen various opinions on whether or not you should open up your smoker to baste your brisket to keep it moist. What are some of your opinions on the subject and why? I'm asking because the las...

Help! Can I rescue a tough brisket?

by sljones 13 years ago

I just made my first ever brisket for a Hanukkah party tomorrow night,and while the flavor is great, the texture is, umm, chewy. I followed a recipe which instructed cooking it fat side down, an...

Curing a pastrami, grey color, smells off?

by jacepro 2 years ago

I've had a whole brisket (cut in half) in ziploc bags for about 20 days now, in the refrigerator, waiting to be sous vided, smoked, and then steamed. The meat is coated with a rub that includes cu...