I do it
is a fashionable MOJO style pig
roast ( seasoned & basted with fruit
Ribs & a Pig.
for wedding quote) How I cook and cut ,
I can also use Cherry, Plum, Pear & Apple
wood. All Pigs are Federally
best way to have a fun Pig Roast. (See
2nd for my Beef Brisket in
the 2003 Connecticut State barbeque
2nd for Pork Ribs, 3rd for Pulled Pork, 4th Beef Ribs .
2007 Connecticut State barbeque cook-off.
I was Co-Pit Master with a very good friend "Mike" from
Yankee BBQ Boys. He's great.
This van I use
for vending BBQ. It has 5 sinks, hot & cold running
A box Smoker/Oven. A grille and griddle. A 4 bay steam
table. I'll hook you
are a few links to my favorite customers. These soldiers
wanted to do a Pig Roast in Kuwait. Another Perfect Pig
Roast. Night time function, they told me it was 142 degrees
during that day. Some days are great. (1) (2) (3)
MORE EVENTS and Pig Roast pictures
11/24/2010 Ribs and wings for Pete's
crew in Manchester
10/30/2010 Rick had me out to his boat
yard in Clinton for a " Pull your boat out "
10/23/2010 East Hartford CT. Pete and
Moe had me out to help with a food bank fund raiser.
10/16/2010 Ridgefield CT. Meliessa has
me out about every three years.
She always kids me and says, " It's the tall people
10/9/2010 Westbrook CT. Walt had me do
his wedding a few years ago.
10/9/2010 Glastonbury CT
10/9/2010 Bethlehem CT
10/2/2010 Rockville CT. Janice Obed
10/2/2010 Newington CT
10/1/2010 Wethersfield CT. Rained no
9/25/2010 New York , New York ( West
side of Greenwich village.)
9/25/2010 Southbury CT
9/19/2010 Deep River CT.
9/18/2010 Alton NH
9/18/2010 Wethersfield CT Obed Artie
9/13/2010 Updated my Safe Serv again
9/12/2010 Daren CT
9/11/2010 Hampton CT
9/5/2010 Newington CT
9/5/2010 Greene RI
9/4/2010 Litchfield CT, did 2 pigs
8/30/2010 Framingham MA Samba steak
& shusi bar
8/28/2010 Simsbury CT
8/28/2010 West Cornwall CT
8/28/2010 Janice Obed and Artie in East
8/25/2010 Hooked up Marty and 150
Firefighters in Newington CT
8/22/2010 Southington CT
8/22/2010 South Hadley MA
8/14/2010 Rob called me to arrange food
for a double wedding in Berkley MA
What a house
8/14/2010 Janice, Obed and Artie went
to Bloomfield for Ryan's event
8/8/2010 I ran down to Old Greenwich
His daughter Kinsey wanted a Pig Roast for Her
take a bit to open.
8/7/2010 I hooked up Kim in Hamden
Connecticut. (1) (2) (3)
8/7/2010 Janice, Obed and Artie went to
Manchester at Sherries
Went to Sleeping Giant in Hamden for
Anthony. He put on a great stag for a very good
I went to Guilford for John's Pig and Ribs
I also went to Avon later in the day for Monica's pig and
Janice and Artie went to Stamford for Mike's 100 pound
I went back to New York again. Gardnier this time
with pig, beef and sides.
I went to Pawling New York to do a 150 pound pig for
I sent Janice and Artie to Durham for a 150 pound pig and
some of my BBQ'd beef
Jeff and Joann call me every year.
I went to Wallingford and put on a nice event for
I went to Ashland MA and roasted a 120+ pound
Janice and Artie went to Newington and finished up a
Went to Meriden and did another 100 pound pig for
I got a bunch of pictures here of all the Hippies. Just
click the Pig Roast pictures here link above.
Went to Wallingford and roasted a 100 pound Pig for
7/4/2010 I went to Narragansett RI,
roasted a pig and some chicken. What a ride.
7/2/2010 I roasted a 120 pound pig for
a group in Bedford MA.
6/27/2010 Obed and myself went fishing
on the sound with Rob.
6/26/2010 Lisa had me put on a
graduation event for her daughter in Berlin
6/26/2010 Janice took care of an event
in Coventry Connecticut.
6/25/2010 I roasted 2 pigs for the
Mystic Marriott event for the HOG
6/19/2010 Janice went up too Franklin
MA for this event.
6/19/2010 I roasted a pig for Annemarie
in Stony Point New York
6/12/2010 Janice went up to Wellesley
MA with Artie.
6/12/2010 We did an event for Jen and
her crew in Southbury CT.
6/10/2010 I did a 120 pound pig for
Jeff and his construction crew in Westport
6/5/2010 Did an event for Comprehensive Child
care in MA
a little friend show up and I brought one.
5/29/2010 New Milford pictures up
5/28/2010 Pictures up soon, waiting
5/26/2010 We did an event for Wells
Fargo. Working on the movie now.
I had an assistant his name is Gage
5/23/2010 I did a graduation event for
John at Wesleyan in Middletown Connecticut. (1)
(2) (3) (4) (5)
He knows how to put on a show. Take a look at these
(4) Wait a
moment they load slow.
5/15/2010 We put on a nice event for
Wells Fargo in Farmington Connecticut.
A customer stopped by with his Rolls Royce (1) (2) (3) (4)
Obed and John and
his son plus some little guys enjoyed
5/13/2010 We did a nice BBQ event for
Dryco in Rocky Hill Connecticut.
I BBQ'd Beef, Pork, MOJO Chicken and some
5/8/2010 A Quaker Hill caterer called
me again to do a 151 pound Pig for them. They know
call when they want it flashy and to taste good.
building is one of the showiest buildings I've worked
at in a long time. The owners hooked this old air port
hanger up.(.5) (1) (2) (3)
vineyard and the
inside is just perfect for a wedding or any affair.
Tell Mike Pete The Butcher sent you.
5/1/2010 Peter and his wife
knew who to call on this event. Obed took a rest after we
The crew made some spicy
Salsa. Peter had more guests show up later. I understand
they're still partying.
4/24/1010 Captain Brian Thomas from the
Salvation Army of Stamford had Obed and myself come down
and help with the
first annual motorcycle run he put on. A real good time
was had by those who ate. Here is a picture of the
first rider in.
Plus some more setup pictures. He had me
bring the extras to the Boys & Girls club of
4/17/2010 Obed and
myself did a 147 pound pig for the crew of the
USS New Hampshire.
I brought a tear to a Hawaiian crew members eye.
COB (Chief on board) was a cool guy. A few
pictures. (one) (two) (three)
9/20/09 Katona New York. John
Walsh from Americas most wanted was there.
9/12/2009 We Grand
Championed in grilling at the Norwalk Oyster
Festival. Obed helped with the double stuffed
Hamburg and came in 1st. We also received 4th in fish and
5th in chicken.
Cooked with a friend Mike. Cooked with him in 2007 in
East Hartford for the Connecticut state BBQ
2nd for Pork Ribs, 3rd for
Pulled Pork, 4th Beef Ribs .
9/11/2009 Nice start at the Norwalk
Oyster festival. We placed 3rd in Iron chef.
8/22/2009 Krazy Keri from
Wethersfield CT put on a 40th Birthday party for her
A guest showed up
at the Cooker. She had a nice crowd.(1) (2) (3)(4) I heard they partied
into the night.
I roasted this for Janice to cut and Obed assisted.
8/22/2009 Jennifer (Steve)
from Oxford CT put on this 40th birthday party for her
husband Steve. She flew his brothers
in from out west.
They showed up about 11:00 PM and had Steve running for
his golf club. He was surprised.
Aunt Henry and her
daughter showed up at the Cooker along with Nick.
8/15/2009 Cheshire CT Wedding. Tim
called me from Germany to help with his wedding. He and
put on a beautiful event. They had a good size crowd
Tim and partner eating lucky cheek
My son Obed had a blast looking at all the old
Cars. (1) (2) I roasted this one for
Janice to cut, Obed assisted.
Dear Pete, I have been wanting to write you and thank you
for your awesome service. The meat was amazing. It
could not have been better.
The beef was out of sight! Delicious
all around. Thanks for helping make our day that
much better. Best- Tim
Tim is a tenor in the Leipzig opera house in Germany.
People call me from all over the world.
8/15/2009 Jenn from Harwinton CT put on
this after Wedding event. Seems they got married and live
set up early for my first event of the day. (we did
3) She had a setting for 24.
Here's the happy couple.
8/15/2009 Jamie called for help with
his Pleasant Valley CT Wedding. He and his partner made
I met another caterer Rob from
Boggey's in Torrington. Good size crowd (1)
7/25/2009 Oxford CT. Grand
Master Charles Ferraro a/k/a Kwan Jhang Nim Charles
Ferraro put on this special event for about
After the 14th annual Tang Soo Do National Championship.
With all the energy they used they ate good (1)(2)(3)(4) Obed watched
I'd like to thank Susie for getting me these
pictures plus Rick (with cheese) and Steve.
Rick had more energy than 10 men setting up.
They had Master Andy Ahpo, who is another Kahuna from
California, folks from the Carolinas. People from all
Bruce and Barbie
stopped by the Cooker along with Craig, Seath and
The 2 best things I liked were,
cheering the Pig
Kahuna and the Grand Master taking care of
business. This group was a blast.
Groton CT. I roasted another pig and sent TJ to cut it.
Jennifer had a great
crowd and they had a
7/19/2009 Barbara from West Hartford
put on a 70th birthday for her
husband Sam. He built this great water garden.
7/18/2009 Sandra put on a graduation
party for her daughter Jenn and Tyler,
they loved the lucky cheek meat as much as Alyssa
Jim stopped by the cooker with Cindy. Jim told everybody how
good it tasted, they picked the head clean of the meat.
the ear. Jenn put a crowd of her close friends together
for a few shots. (1) (2) (3) I asked a few folks
they thought. (Movie)
7/18/2009 Jane from Cromwell put on a
bash for her husband Bryan. I roasted up one for her
and TJ cut it.
More pictures up shortly. Jane had the event jumping
after we left.
7/15/2009 Stopped to get a sandwich in
White Plains NY. We tried the Rosedale Deli. I meet a
of brothers who made our meal.
It brought a tear to an old meat mans eyes to watch these
two brothers operate the deli, true professionals.
7/12/2009 Mike put on a Birthday Pig Roast
for his daughters. Just dawned on me they could be twins.
They had some lucky
I guess I was the real lucky one. Getting my picture
taken with his beautiful daughters. I had an
easy set up for
Mike with a daughter letting us know it's finger
licking good. .Then again (1) (2)
7/11/2009 Heading out to do 3 Pig
Roasts today. That's TJ to my right. I
roasted one for him to do in Higgnam.
two, one in Haddam by the Good Speed then one at
Shuttle Meadow country club.
Plus the one on the 10th & 12th, makes 5 for the
gets me going with his coffee and smile.
7/11/2009 Here's an event at Andrews
Marina. Dave and his daughter
had a nice
crowd. His wife is in blue.
the little guy with just his head showing. I gave him
some cards to pass out. He's now my marketing department.
He loved the Pork.
Mom and Daughter with
some friends. I found out later the one on the
right was Miss. Hooters. Her husband owns a few in
Dave had this Posse down
water. Shelly wanted to practice for the Pig Roast
Bikini contest. (1) (2) (3)
7/11/2009 Here's a few shots of
family function TJ did in Higgnam. (1)
7/11/2009 Shuttle Meadow Country
Club again. Larry has a very professional
staff, always handling every event with a smile.
7/10/2009 Eric (Ziggy) is back
again this year. He had his yearly bash with a European
group. We got his Pig Roast MOJO working again.
He had a beautiful girl from
France there. Plus her boy friend and
his friend. A couple of lovely Bosnian
ladies. Denis and John.
He even had a young couple in
love along with his great Mom. Lets
not forget Wayne with his British
accent and another guest.
He holds this event at his friends Bella and Denis's home
with a wicked
tight driveway. I cant send anybody else. Yahoo!
7/4/2009 Dave and Amy
(2) had a tight
squeeze reception at a friends
home who was with the Massachusetts State Police.
looking crowd and backyard. Me
the Pig Roast cheek meat. The other piece went to
Dave and his posse were asking how I did the smoked
chicken. Best I could do. (Movie)
6/28/2009 Kevin hooked up his
daughter with a graduation Pig Roast.
Here's a nice family shot plus
While Kelly eats Lucky
cheek meat (2). Colin
say's it all (finger
licking good). Me with a few samples.
VooDoo the Boa
stopped by (2). Along with Julie & Grand
Ma, Kati and Ashley
don't forget Nana.
He's got a great spot for the crowd on a
100 acre lake. They
were swinging down by the lake (1) (2) (3)
graduation in Newington. Terri Hooked the graduate
Mom and Nick having piece
of Lucky cheek
They had two little people there. One dancing and the
other, just got done eating Pig
6/25/2009 Project graduation Rocky
Hill. They had me out
late that evening. The Principle and his
posse showed up by cookers.
Blonski, Artist Extraordinaire along with Jeff from
Pralines had some fun that night. The band was www.rotaryband.com
6/24/2009 Amabel is a multitasking women
amazing, she did 3 parties while I was there. First a
Birthday party for kids.
Then a graduation party for her son Henry who had a
other graduates there, eating and having fun.
Her Moms hand was
there, quite an amazing women, she reads palms plus a
stock broker. Lovely lady.
Amabel has a unique
business on RT-7 north on the left. Statues and
things. Cool items.
6/21/2009 Obed helped me
setup this Orange CT couple. They had a beautiful garden
in the back yard (Movie)
Their cake baking Mom and
daughter were there along with Jack and
Obed my apprentice
son was grilling up a storm. Someone thought up a
great decoration. (Movie)
6/20/2009 Pig Roast. Mike and Nick, Nick
wants to play for the Patriots. Great arm Nick. Then we
have Alex the graduate
and her Mom.
Andre and partner had
jumping after they all ate.
As always their was a nice crowd. Alex had
She had Magnificent Madison,
Beautiful Britt, Big
Tom and Leland,
Katie and Alex,
Mary Lou and
Obed got a chance to
do some cutting of the Pig. I think he's looking for
a promotion and be a Kahuna.
6/20/2009 TJ and Janice too care of
Nothford. Seems Julianne and her
Hubby were having a ball with her
Here's another couple
along with a nice set up.
crowd was watching something here. TJ is turning into
6/14/2009 We did a Pig Roast 11 minutes
from the secret
location. Dennis put on a birthday Pig
Roast for his wife Deb.
They had a blast with the birthday girl and
Dennis eating the cheek
meat and Tony grilling in the back round.
They had a pig and a smoking pig.
my apprentice son got into the action. Nice crowd.
6/13/2009 Nan put on a Pig Roast
Birthday party for her husband John. TJ was chilling
next to the Pig. We got a nice crowd by the
for a little cutting demo and tasting. Kate Lyn was our
beautiful tray runner and her friend sweet
Nina was passing out Leis.
Nan had a couple guest with a sense of humor (1) (2). Nan put on
spread on the Tennis court.
6/12/2009 This company throws a
BBQ in the summer
every year. A few people making sure the
Beer and Wine were cold.
Obed is admiring 18
racks of St. Louis ribs and some Chicken in the
Cookers he cleaned on the 10th.
Janice made Cornbread,
Beans, Cole Slaw and her famous Potato salad. I also did
a mean piece of pulled BBQ beef.
6/!0/2009 Obed my son is on the job.
look here you'll see why the Cookers are always
6/6/2009 Early Wedding.
Karen and Bill got
married (1) (2) down by the pond with some
The minister did
a great job. They had a Spiderman blow
up and a gift table with pigs.
Plus Gabrielle and Barry
6/6/2009 A little latter in the day I
did a Graduation party for
Tim. They had me setup under a nice shade
Tim, Jay and Mom
stopped by the cookers just after Tim and his brother stopped
by. Tim and
I liked Tim's little brother, he told me he wanted to be
a scientist. After talking to him a bit, My monies on
They had a great
crowd along with a picture taking couple
(2) plus a
Blues Brothers guy in a
BBQ shirt. Nice deck.
6/5/2009 We did a Golf tournament for
Shuttle Meadow Country
Club. The Pro stopped by also the
assistant Pro along
with George the
Chef and his kitchen crew.
6/4/2009 Dario knows how to have a
50 years in
business party. He had the Patriots cheerleaders there along
Danny was also there along
guys that I asked their names but forgot. He had a
nice crowd show up(1) (2) (3).
The Patriot cheerleaders making
a couple of guys smile plus one of the Butcher with the
girls. Aldo served up the pig. Their
5/31/2009 Had an early setup in
Watertown Ct. Ron's daughter got
hooked up by Dad.
The Balloon Lady from
Waterbury did some nice arrangements for the crowd
5/30/2009 Brady asked for a special graduation
posse was there along with some cute friends and
Mike from M.T.S.
Builders. He told me built all the homes on the
street. Nice looking backyard (1) (2)
5/24/2009 Tracy & Matt had a
special event for their brothers who were
in town for a Lacrosse play off.
They had a lot of little guys
there.(2) While I was
roasting in the street. (2)
5/23/2009 Katie, Matt and Mason
Birthday Boy) had a Birthday party.
They held it at Katie's fathers house
with some friends.
Chef went with me on this one. He's almost as good as
We had the MOJO
working. (Quick Time file)
Just got back from doing a graduation Pig Roast event in Burlington
I have to applaud
the graduate, He's 16 years old and graduated collage
already. I understand
his sister is 14 and will be a sophomore in collage next
& Andy plus their family.
They had some
friends and a group shot by Cooker They had a
waterfall in the back yard.
We went to Middletown New York for Donna's birthday, a
Pig Roast event.
Donna had their children and some friends and
Obed, my apprentice missed out on a big ramp they had in the
Easter Sunday 2009.
Did a roast for a group of people from East Berlin
Very windy that day and I'd like to thank Peter & his
son for the wind block.
Have to fix the date on my camera..
soldiers wanted to do a Pig Roast in Kuwait. Another Perfect Pig
Night time function, they told me it was 142 degrees
during that day. Some days are great. (1) (2) (3)
If I remember, this customer had 8 cousins come over from
Italy and did a Pig Roast for them.
He owns a piece of land on a inlet in Milford they
use for parties & Dock.
Here's part of the group, beautiful Italian
received some recognition from
The Street. COM
These folks had a beach house, in Milford The family was
trying to tell me something here.
Pig Roast, Obed my apprentice (son) (1) (2) made sure the Boss was happy.
Joann & Jeff booked a
year in advance. Every year Joann wears this apron that seems to have
everything we need.
They have their event for girl friends and guests and put up
this water ride. (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
hill for early setup gets their MOJO working every
Can't forget Eric (Ziggy) and his group from New
Had a couple of Pigs going at night
here. I'm not sure who's (1) (2)
Had some MOJO Chicken working here
We did a Pig Roast & Beef plus sides for
P. G. Pepper
They were doing a fund raiser for over 200 great people.
They let us park the Cookers inside. Bad snow again that day.
THANK YOU !!
A couple of early birds showed up. Janice (my
Mrs.) did some cutting that day.
Here's an event we did for
Equipment. This place got packed with
These guys have just about any piece of heavy equipment you'll ever
Have to say thanks to Shelly for getting this customer appreciation show
going for these Pro's
Can't forget the
Newington Fire Department.
They call me every couple years.
I love it when Jeff tells me "we could probably do
it cheaper, but your the best" Thanks Jeff.
I think it's the BBQ Beef/Pork
Bark I put out for them when I'm
setting up, plus
the large Hot Dogs that snap.
They had a ride
this year. One happy camper
showed up early plus some old timers. Thanks
for keeping us safe.
Here's a Pig Roast we've done the last
few years. Anne & Martin in North Cornwall always
put on a event for friends and family. They
have a beautiful home looking down on the
hills of Kent Ct.
This year they brought in a Reggae band called Profile
Band ( listen
Drove back to Kent the next day for
Roast at "High Watch Recovery
From what I understand this was the first Alcoholic
treatment center in the United States.
They had a speaker there that day who started AA in
Russia. In Russia they call him "Pappa Lou"
7/22/2008 Just got back from South Carolina
with new Stainless
This cooker placed in competition already. A sweet
10/11/09 Ellie had hers at J.B.
Williams park Glastonbury CT
10/04/09 Deep River CT again
10/04/09 Devils Hop Yard
10/03/09 Deep River CT
10/03/09 Elise and her friends from
Hartford Police department in East Hartford CT
9/26/09 Rocky Hill CT 5:00 PM
9/26/09 West Cornwall CT 2:00 PM
9/25/09 Unionville CT
9/18/09 Wallingford CT in the AM
9/18/09 Willimantic CT in the PM
9/17/09 South Boston, had a fun time
8/14/2009 Branford CT Birthday
8/8/2009 Newington CT
8/8/2009 Westbrook CT wedding
8/1/2009 Southbury CT
8/1/2009 Plainville CT
7/31/2009 Woodbridge CT
7/26/2009 Shelton Indian wells
Some times I just don't have time for up loading all the pictures.
But they do get up here. One way or another