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BBQ Tips From Expert Pitmasters

BBQ Tips From Expert Pitmasters

Mike Mills and his daughter, Amy Mills join us to discuss their new cookbook, Praise the Lard: Recipes and Revelations from a Legendary Life in Barbecue. Mike and Amy are the father-daughter duo behind 17th Street Barbecue, a restaurant based in southern Illinois that hosts a yearly “Praise the Lard” competition. Mike Mills has been named one of America’s top pitmasters, and is a four-time world barbecue champion who also co-founded the restaurants Blue Smoke and The Big Apple Barbecue. 
Mike Mills and Amy Mills will be at Pig Beach's Summer Guest Pitmaster Series June 27, starting at 5:00 P.M. at Pig Beach Brooklyn, 480 Union St., Brooklyn, NY. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets. 

3 racks baby back ribs (about 2 pounds each)
Pure Magic (page 29) or Sweet Heat Dry Rub (page 33)
2 cups apple juice in a spray bottle with a trigger handle (see page 76)
Apple City Barbecue Sauce (page 36) or Blackberry-Habanero Sauce (page 37), warm
4 to 5 po