Basically, pastrami is what you get when you smoke a side of corned beef, instead of boiling it. After doing some research online and talking to German friends who had attempted it, we decided to give pastrami-making a try.
A Camerons Stovetop Smoker will rock your cooking world. Cam and I hooked up when the weather turned cold and I wanted to have some hot-smoked chicken. Being a real sissy when it comes to grilling in bad weather, I decided to try one.
The difference between a good brisket and a great brisket is in the cooking, not the grade of the meat. Chef Mike shares his secrets of smoking a great brisket.