Category Archives: Barbeque

Hot? Whaddya Mean Hot?

When first we embarked on the Miners Mix adventure, we had a stable of rubs and spice blends of which we were very proud. We set about the genial task of marketing them to a hungry public, and we enjoyed … Continue reading

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Miners Mix Tips and Tricks

So you took the leap and stepped up your barbeque game by buying some Miners Mix.  Now you’re thinking, well I’ve got the stuff, but how do I use it?  Read on, McDuff and we’ll share some tried-and-true methods, and some … Continue reading

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A Brined and Smoked Turkey Day!

This magnificent wild fellah was shot (by camera only) a few years ago on our property. This is what the Pilgrims supposedly ate. This guy was in absolutely magnificent physical condition and hopefully he’s still strutting around to this very … Continue reading

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Wine Trails

It’s been some time since my last effort on blogland here. There’ve been quite a few business distractions lately, plus we’ve done little of note that honestly, is either worthy of documentation or your effort to read. Miners Mix just … Continue reading

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Often Overlooked; Frequently Underutilized

No, it’s not parts of camel or baboon that are only eaten by that guy on TV.  It’s Grill Baskets! If you don’t have a grill basket in your selection of BBQ implements, then you’re lacking one of the most … Continue reading

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We Went, We Cooked, We Won!

4 years participation; 3 wins, and one second! Miners Mix EggFest Recipes  Miners Mix Pulled Pork, Carnitas Style Rub your pork butt heavily with Miners Mix Maynard’s Memphis BBQ Rub. For the best flavor, wrap the rubbed pork with stretch … Continue reading

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Getting ready for Wine Country EggFest (www.winecounrtyeggs.com)

I’m not much of a competition BBQ guy. Lugging all that gear, tables, pop-up canopy, coolers, tools, etc., plus that pit smoker, never seemed like much fun to me. Some of these serious BBQ guys have pits that would take … Continue reading

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