Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Ol’ Miner’s Smoker

The Ol’ Miner himself sent this picture to us (his trusty IT staff) for another Miner’s Mix enterprise (hint: keep an eye out for “Sierra Smoke”).  This is the Ol’ Miners Pit Smoker.  It’s got some pretty special modifications designed by … Continue reading

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Miners Mix Ranch-Marinated Chicken Thighs

This recipe makes chicken that’s far better than anyone would think based on the ingredients! Blend a 2:1 ratio of Hidden Valley Ranch salad dressing with Miners Mix Kit’s K.C. BBQ Rub. I usually use 1 cup dressing to ½ … Continue reading

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Miners Mix Pulled Pork – Yum!

The Day Before: Rub pork butt liberally with Miners Mix Maynards Memphis Rub. Apply rub heavily! Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate overnight. The Next Day: Prepare grill/smoker for indirect cooking and control heat to maintain temperature between 220 to … Continue reading

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Miner’s Mix Garlic Shrimp

While the Ol’ Miner is working on his next bit of wisdom, we thought we’d share a simple recipe with you.  Take a look, and try it the next time you grill! Miners Mix Garlic Shrimp To about 1 lb … Continue reading

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Rusted Truck Ranch

Nothing in this post to do with cooking or BBQ’n. Sorry! We’ll be back on topic later in the week. I thought I’d fill everybody in on a little of the happenings at the Rusted Truck Ranch, out in the … Continue reading

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