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GoAnywhereJeep

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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #15 on: April 10, 2018, 07:59:42 AM »

MSG is the KCBS contest secret finishing dust!

Once in a while is fine and in contest its an unspoken given to shake some MSG on top of your turn in box.

Grabbed some MSG at the store this morning.....




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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #16 on: April 11, 2018, 06:09:24 PM »
I never realized Accent was simply MSG! Granted, I havenít seen it put on anything in years, but my grandma swore by it when I was a kid. Mind blown!


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GoAnywhereJeep

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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #17 on: April 11, 2018, 06:52:32 PM »
I never realized Accent was simply MSG! Granted, I havenít seen it put on anything in years, but my grandma swore by it when I was a kid. Mind blown!

Available in 10 lb buckets!
https://www.amazon.com/Accent-Flavor-Enhancer-lb-case/dp/B00B042FX0

I'm going to try use Accent in lieu of salt in my next batch of this rub.
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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #18 on: April 12, 2018, 06:13:34 AM »
Multiple kettles and WSM's. I am not a collector, just a gatherer... and a sick bastard.

GoAnywhereJeep

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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #19 on: April 12, 2018, 08:36:18 AM »
I have generally avoided MSG since a kid and I  have never cooked with it before but it is in a lot of things that we end up consuming anyway even if you are selective about what you eat.

Anyway, the dehydrated orange peel is part of what makes Malcom's rub taste great. At least IMHO. I have not tried the actual version with MSG in it but suspect that it would have more of that umami taste that is associates with MSG. The dehydrated orange peel has found a permanent home on my spice rack and I will be using it in a lot of future rubs. The MSG (Accent) is just on my shelf for some experimenting since I have not used it before. I plan to use it sparingly to displace some of the salt content. If you look at the ingredients on The BBQ Rub, MSG is one of the last ingredients listed (IIRC, ingredients are supposed to be listed in the order of their quantities). Salt, sugar, garlic and the orange peal are listed ahead of the MSG.

Another thing I read and I don't know if it is true or not is that orange (citrus?) can offset the effects that some feel when consuming MSG.

Though I am definitely in the camp of folks who avoid it when possible, I also am not convinced that it is as bad as some make it out to be.

https://www.fda.gov/Food/IngredientsPackagingLabeling/FoodAdditivesIngredients/ucm328728.htm
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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #20 on: April 12, 2018, 10:48:36 AM »
Ribs & salmon look great!

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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #21 on: April 12, 2018, 10:56:08 AM »
We stopped using it years ago. Might wanna read up on it...

https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2009/04/21/msg-is-this-silent-killer-lurking-in-your-kitchen-cabinets.aspx

Just sayin'...  8)
Given some research, Mercola  seems like a quack. There are plenty of sites from reputable scientific studies that cannot co-relate any issues to MSG.

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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #22 on: April 12, 2018, 11:11:22 AM »
Ribs & salmon look great!

Thanks. Just wait until I add some 100% pure MSG to that rub!
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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #23 on: April 13, 2018, 06:43:08 AM »
We stopped using it years ago. Might wanna read up on it...

https://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2009/04/21/msg-is-this-silent-killer-lurking-in-your-kitchen-cabinets.aspx

Just sayin'...  8)
Given some research, Mercola  seems like a quack. There are plenty of sites from reputable scientific studies that cannot co-relate any issues to MSG.

Could be. I just posted it for reference. We stopped using MSG years ago, due to all the bad press and ill effects it can inflict. Just sayin' 8)
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Re: DIY Texas Rib Candy and Killer Hogs The BBQ Rub
« Reply #24 on: April 18, 2018, 11:12:33 AM »
So it looks like my DIY and maybe the Killer Hoggs The BBQ Rub are both a copy of Kinders..?? Has anyone tried both the Kinders and the Killer Hoggs? Comments?

The Killer Hoggs explicitly says "MSG" but the Kinders uses a pseudonym: "extracts of yeast."

source:
https://lifespa.com/sneaky-names-for-msg-check-your-labels/

I just discovered this by chance. I was not looking for a duplicate for either my DIY or the Killer Hoggs but was in the store looking for a ready-made BBQ rub to make some chicken for the kids because no time to make up my own rub today.

It is pretty close to the same ingredients list between these two brand names. No dill in the Kinders or the DIY.

Now I want to do a taste test between the two and compare them to my attempted DIY copy.







Edit:
Ingredients list on the Killer Hoggs....



« Last Edit: April 18, 2018, 11:28:20 AM by GoAnywhereJeep »
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