Brisket Box 171
1/29/2014 04:42:43 pm
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1/29/2014 09:30:21 pm
Score: 8--nice full box. simple but effective presentation of the brisket. nice even, careful cutting and placement. shows the cook took pride in the entry.
Tiffany - KCBS CBJ
1/29/2014 10:07:20 pm
8 - That's one full box of brisket - but there is something a bit too bland and gray about it for me - it may be just the photo quality...
1/29/2014 10:33:40 pm
8 - Nice looking box except that the meat looks dry. Try lightly brushing some left over juices on the meat.
1/29/2014 10:58:37 pm
Score: solid 9.
Dan KCBS CTC, MCBJ
1/29/2014 11:24:25 pm
8 at first going 9 but cutting is a bit ragged
1/30/2014 12:44:41 am
I give this one a 9. Good lokking meat, and it is a full box. Just want to try a slice of it.
Frank KCBS MCBJ CTC
1/30/2014 01:07:37 am
Score/Reasons = 7, May be higher in person. Bark is a bit light and the grain in the slice looks very tight. Could be from the knife used, but the tight grain leaves the impression that the meat may be tough.
1/30/2014 01:17:11 am
Score/Reasons = 9 Looks like a box full of tasty goodness to me.
1/30/2014 01:34:11 am
Score = 6
1/30/2014 01:38:26 am
8- box too full
1/30/2014 01:42:24 am
Score 7. What a waste of placing garnish in the box. The problem with this entry is the box is overload, the meat appears dry, and the back slices were cut very roughly. I would suggest the cook consider reviewing the slices, after cutting and place less slices in the box and allow the garnish to frame the entry and a light coating to allow the meat to appear moist.
Deb KCBS MCBJ/CTC
1/30/2014 01:48:36 am
Score/Reasons: 7; Meat appears dry
John - KCBS / MCBJ, CTC, Rep; MBN & MIM Judge
1/30/2014 01:57:58 am
Score/Reasons: 7 - I like the full box. The meat, itself, has a flat, lackluster appearance in general. It needs some "pop." Maybe it's the photo. The little meat tags prevealent at the edges and ends detract from the appearance. I don't miss the garnish.
Doug KCBS MCBJ & CTC
1/30/2014 02:38:50 am
Score = 9, nice looking brisket box.
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1/30/2014 03:22:41 am
Jim S. NEBS KCBS CBJ
1/30/2014 03:30:58 am
Score/Reasons = 8, Brisket has nice form. Slices even, a bit dry though.
1/30/2014 04:44:38 am
Score 9 - I like the way the cooker displayed the meet with minimal greenery. Additionally it has plenty of meat for the volunteers and table captains.
Jeff KCBS CBJ
1/30/2014 04:49:40 am
score / reason 9 good color good full box looks great
1/30/2014 04:52:32 am
7 - Looks dry and goobers everywhere.
Mike CBJ- KCBS, GBA
1/30/2014 04:52:44 am
9- Brisket looks good; nice color, nice smoke ring and nice slices. Looks a little dry but that can be from the picture.
1/30/2014 04:52:46 am
8 - Very uniform. Color is great, but appears to be on the dry side.
1/30/2014 07:13:38 am
9 - Great presentation! Very nice! Great color, full box, no suggestions for improvement.
Jim H - CBJ SBN/KCBS
1/30/2014 01:01:38 pm
Score/Reasons: 9/Nice color, nicely placed in the box.
1/30/2014 05:15:41 pm
7 Brisket looks OK.
1/31/2014 12:03:50 am
9/ looks very good and cooked well
1/31/2014 12:08:14 am
Wow, that's a butt load of brisket there! Almost too much, the front piece which draws all the attention is not a full,even, best looking slice. Your cuts are a smidge ragged causing little nubs.
BlueSmoke KCBS CBJ/COMP COOK
1/31/2014 01:00:52 am
8....Good bark. Meat looks dry. No Wow factor to make it a 9
Shawn-KCBS CBJ CTC and Comp cook
1/31/2014 06:25:26 am
I would score this box a 9. I would be ready to dive into that brisket.
1/31/2014 11:34:36 pm
Tom - CMJ/KCBS; CBJ/MBN,NCPC,NCBS & comp cook
2/1/2014 01:29:14 am
Score/Reasons = 9, can't really tell if this looks dry or not, as there is no sheen, but the meat looks excellent to me.
2/3/2014 05:39:50 am
Score/Reasons = 7 Looks a little dry, the front 2 piece don't seem to go with the flow. Clean off all the little scraggly pieces.
2/3/2014 10:42:08 am
8 - I am not sure if the camera angle and lighting created dark areas, I would have liked to have seen a better picture. The first piece should not have been included. If it doesn't enhance the presentation then leave it out.
jaja01 KCBS MCBJ CTC
2/6/2014 07:36:07 am
Score/Reasons = 8, The meat just look dry. Nothing here that makes be want to really taste it. Almost want to take a deep breath before tasting.
Eric KCBS MCBJ
2/16/2014 08:47:11 am
Score/Reasons = 9. Nice box. You might get some 8s from really picky judges from the loose bits on the right side, towards the back. Uniformity is spot on! Watch out for brisket looking dry. This looks borderline ...
2/18/2014 08:09:15 am
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