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Cafe 5: Sliced Brisket Recipe



    Cafe 5: Sliced Brisket Recipe

    I't s classic festival comination: barbecue, beer and country music. This weekend, the Windy City Smokeout returns to Chicago. And we have a preview of what you can expect.

    (Published Friday, July 13, 2018)

    In this segment of Dishing With Chicago Chefs, Barry Sorkin, founder of SMOQUE BBQ, shares his recipe for sliced brisket. 

    The recipe comes ahead of the Windy City Smokeout, which runs July 13-15 at Grand Avenue near the Chicago River. 

    Sliced Brisket


    12-14 lb brisket - Certified Angus Beef

    1 cup of rub per brisket


    - You want to make sure to use good meat, we use a Certified Angus Beef

    - Trim the raw brisket

    - Generously season the brisket with a rub all over on both sides ensuring full coverage with your choice of rub

    - Smoke the brisket at 225 degrees for 12-14 hours

    - Remove the brisket to a tray, wrap in foil and let it rest

    - Slice and serve to your guests

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