Black Jack Brisket


10 pounds beef brisket
1 (12 fluid ounce) can beer
1 large onion, quartered
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 tablespoon salt
1 tablespoon pepper
2 (18 ounce) bottles hickory
smoke flavored barbeque sauce
1 cup blackstrap molasses
2 tablespoons liquid smoke flavoring


  1. 1 Preheat the oven to 250 degrees F (120 degrees C).
  2. 2 Place brisket in a large roasting pan (disposable
  3. aluminum foil pan is fine). Pour beer over the meat, and place
  4. onion sections on top. Season with garlic, salt and pepper.
  5. Combine the barbeque sauce, molasses and liquid smoke; pour
  6. over the roast. Cover pan with aluminum foil.
  7. 3 Place pan on the center rack of the preheated oven, and
  8. bake for 6 to 8 hours, or until beef is fork tender. Remove
  9. from the oven and let stand for about 10 minutes before
  10. slicing across the grain into 1/8 inch slices