Taking a half day off work today.

Taking a half day off work today.

Ground pork and jalapenos at Golden Harbor in Champaign.

Ground pork and jalapenos at Golden Harbor in Champaign.

Lunch

Lunch

Ready for lunch

Ready for lunch

Smoked to perfection.

Smoked to perfection.

Time for the salmon flank and more smoke.

Time for the salmon flank and more smoke.

Pork rib back soaked in teriyaki and brown sugar with area salt. Let the smoking begin.

Pork rib back soaked in teriyaki and brown sugar with area salt. Let the smoking begin.

Coming up to smoke. Soon the meat will go on.

Coming up to smoke. Soon the meat will go on.

Today’s smoker load will be a combination of hickory and mesquite.

Today’s smoker load will be a combination of hickory and mesquite.

Starting the flame box for the smoker. Let the long weekend begin.

Starting the flame box for the smoker. Let the long weekend begin.