Cheesy Smoked Meatballs for Super Bowl

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Meatballs and super bowl parties go hand in hand and when they are smoked meatballs full of cheesy goodness, it's a no brainer! Get ready to cheer on your team with some of the best smoked appetizers and party snacks around.    Helpful Information Prep Time: 35 minutes Cook Time: 1 hour Smoker Temp: 225-240°F Meat Finish Temp: 160°F Recommended Wood: Apple What You'll Need 1 lb … [Read more...]

Smoked Appetizers For New Years

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2014 has been a great year here at Smoking-Meat.com headquarters and we have a lot of exciting things planned for the upcoming year. In this, our last newsletter broadcast of the year, I have compiled some great smoked appetizers from the website that are sure to make your New Year's Eve party a huge success. I want to wish all of you a very happy and blessed new year! More Smoked … [Read more...]

Smoked Bacon Candy (Pig Candy)

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Smoked bacon candy doesn't need a lot of introduction and there's not a better marriage of foods than what happens when you combine sweet syrup and bacon. Add the smoke factor and this might just knock you off your feet. Share:    Helpful Information Prep Time: 15 minutes Marinate Time: 8 hours (optional) Cook Time: 2 hours Smoker Temp: 225°F Meat Finish Temp: n/a Recommended … [Read more...]

Smoked Pigs on the Beach – Shrimp & Sausage

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The subtle flavor of smoked shrimp combined with the rich flavor of the smoked sausage comes together with a huge flavor burst in your mouth with this wonderful duet of an appetizer. I asked my Facebook fans to help me name this appetizer and while we had more than 800 suggestions, I could only pick one of them. The winning name for this smoked shrimp wrapped around a sausage round is... … [Read more...]

Shrimp & Cream Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños

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I have written on several occasions about these glorious smoked, bacon wrapped, cream cheese stuffed jalapeños (known in the smoking community as Atomic Buffalo Turds or ABT's for short). Well.. this week I have taken that same concept and added a jumbo shrimp into the jalapeño pepper just before stuffing it with cheese and they are amazing. Quite easy to prepare and it doesn't take them long … [Read more...]

Smoked Pulled Pork Stuffed Mushrooms

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I happen to love smoked mushrooms but I do realize that not everyone is as big of a fan of these as I am. For this reason, I am going to show you how to make a couple of fillings for the smoked mushrooms, but know that they will work just as well stuffed into small sweet peppers, jalapeños sliced in half, stuffed then wrapped in bacon, or even as a chip dip (think Fritos® Scoops). I do suggest … [Read more...]

Miniature Smoked Bacon Wrapped Fatty

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The smoked bacon wrapped fatty has been around for a while and it is probably one of the best smoking recipes around. For those not in the know, a smoked bacon wrapped fatty is simply a pound of sausage, rolled out flat, stuffed with cheese, veggies, other meats, whatever the mind can think up, and then wrapped in a blanket of bacon that has been weaved together carefully. It is then smoked for … [Read more...]

Smoked Chicken Cherry Bombs

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Super Bowl parties are the perfect time to bring out the appetizers and these smoked chicken cherry bombs and other smoked super bowl snacks will be the perfect way to celebrate as you cheer your team to victory with your family and friends. I have also included some links to favorite recipes for smoked wings, pulled pork hot dogs, smoked chicken cherry bombs and of course no appetizer or snack … [Read more...]

Smoked Salmon Candy

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This smoked salmon candy also called "indian candy" was, at one time, a staple food while traveling away from home where cooking was difficult or near impossible. Nowadays, it is just a great, slightly sweet, and sometimes savory, high protein snack. I don't make this treat often but when I do it doesn't last very long. Even the folks who say they don't care for it, find themselves nibbling … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Make Smoked Armadillo Eggs

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One of my all-time favorite appetizers is the smoked armadillo eggs and I am going to show you how to do them in 3 different ways. Perfect for serving while you're waiting on the ribs, brisket, or pork shoulder to get done and folks will go nuts when they bite into it and realize that the inside is hot and creamy and oozes out with every bite. These are usually served as appetizers … [Read more...]