Bratwurst

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  1. Benham

    Benham Still Better Than You

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    bratwurst is not in my wheelhouse.

    There are two schools of thought...

    1. Boil in beer with onions and butter and then finish on the grill.

    2. Grill low and slow, and carmelize the onions in butter and add beer into the onions.

    Any guidance will be appreciated.
     
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    face palm Well-Known Member

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    you getting ready for octoberfest?
     
  3. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

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    #2...but just drink the beer
     
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    I had some in Munich.
    A few hundred times.
    Good stuff.
     
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    Benham Still Better Than You

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    I'm making potato leek soup and bratwurst. I have no idea why.
     
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    Mmmmmmmm :hersh:


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    If you have a smoker, go that route. If not, go with #2.
     
  8. Benham

    Benham Still Better Than You

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    I'm not making it until tomorrow.
     
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    face palm Well-Known Member

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    is tomorrow a paid day off?
     
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    Benham Still Better Than You

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    Today I made homemade everything pretzels stuffed with cheddar and gruyere. So there
     
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    Benham Still Better Than You

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    It's the lords day.
     
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    So @BaddFunn can treat you to a dutch oven?
     
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    Done them #1 style, come out well. PRO TIP: Instead of beer, try boiling them in either hard apple or pear cider.
     
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    Benham Still Better Than You

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    I love cooking for my husband. He's always so appreciative.
     
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    Benham Still Better Than You

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    Don't get all fancy on me.
     
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    on the grill low and slow
    then cover them with kraut so you forget what you are actually eating :)
     
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    It has been my experience that cooking them low and slow on the grill will make the skin tougher. If you boil them, then throw them on a grill for a few minutes, the skin won't be as tough.
     
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    No fourteen pound pork roasts for one in your household.
     
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    The Cat luvs to show off.

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