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  • greeno
    Charter Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 1

    Richardsons, Ealing, London

    The website says it all: http://www.richardsonsbutchers.com
    Been going there for 20 years. Since discovering amazingribs.com (a life changing experience), the butchers who work there have been helping to get the right cuts and are keen to hear the reports of my BBQing of brisket, ribs, turkey, lamb, etc
    PS I have been BBQing a goose at Christmas for last 6 years which turns out great.
  • HuwGT
    Club Member
    • Jul 2019
    • 10
    • London, W7 1HJ
    • My BBQ grill is a Kamado Big Joe I have just purchased an iGrill 2 with an ambient temperature probe to be able to control the dome heat.

    #2
    Richardsons was a great butchers but sadly it closed down April 2019.

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    • Spinaker
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      • Nov 2014
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      #3
      Thank you for your years of support! We really appreciate it!

      It would be great to hear from you more often!

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      • Spinaker
        Spinaker commented
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        I was talking to the OP. (who is still a paying member. So I thought maybe would be the time to pull him out of the wood work and get involved) Just trying to get more people involved, man! Troutman

      • HuwGT
        HuwGT commented
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        I will try to make some meaningful contributions once I've worked out my way around the channels.

      • Spinaker
        Spinaker commented
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        Whoops, I was not addressing you about making contributions. (Although it would be great to hear from you) Please don't take it that way. You are certainly more than welcome to hang out in the back ground. However, the more people that get involved, the better! I just like to get folks involved if we can. Let me know if you need help navigating any part of the site! Happy to help! Thanks for your support! HuwGT
    • Donw
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      • Jul 2017
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      #4
      Thank you for posting. Hope to hear more from our UK members about the state of BBQ in your part of the world.

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      • fzxdoc
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        • Jul 2014
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        #5
        Originally posted by HuwGT View Post
        Richardsons was a great butchers but sadly it closed down April 2019.
        It's sad when a trusted butcher shop goes out of business. I'd be heartbroken if my not-so-local (1 hour away) butcher shop went under. I'd have no place to get my tri-tips, bavette and Denver steaks, etc. Not to mention my heritage $$$ turkeys.

        Kathryn

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        • HuwGT
          Club Member
          • Jul 2019
          • 10
          • London, W7 1HJ
          • My BBQ grill is a Kamado Big Joe I have just purchased an iGrill 2 with an ambient temperature probe to be able to control the dome heat.

          #6
          There is a butcher shop I have just discovered about 2 miles away in a part of Ealing called Pitshanger. The shop is called Hook and Cleaver and opened in 2011. They soon built a great reputation for quality meat and opened a second store in South Ealing which is about a mile away although I still prefer to shop at the Pitshanger store. They are a traditional British butcher that specialise in rare breed cattle, pigs and lamb. They will however do any cut of meat you want including "tri-tip" and "Boston Butt". I picked up a Boston Butt from them yesterday to cook through the night tonight if it ever stops raining. I'm going to use a Flame Boss 500 that arrived last week so hopefully I should have 3 kilos of pulled pork by 14:00 tomorrow. If it turns out ok I'll post a couple of images.

          Huw.

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          • fzxdoc
            Founding Member
            • Jul 2014
            • 4295
            • My toys:
              Weber Summit Charcoal Grilling Center (WSCGC) aka Mr. Fancypants
              Pit Barrel Cooker (which rocks)
              Weber Summit S650 Gas Grill
              Weber Kettle Premium 22"
              Weber Jumbo Joe Premium 22" (a weird little 22" kettle mutant on 22"-long legs) (donated to local battered women's shelter.)
              Camp Chef Somerset IV 4-burner outdoor gas range


              Adrenaline BBQ Company's SnS, DnG and Large Charcoal Basket for WSCGC
              Adrenaline BBQ Company's Elevated SS Rack for WSCGC
              Adrenaline BBQ Company's SS Rack for DnG
              Grill Grate for SnS
              Grill Grates: five 17.375 sections with GrateGriddle for Summit S650 gasser (they sit on top of existing Weber SS grates)
              2 Grill Grate Griddles
              Grill Grates: six 19.25 panels for exact fit for Summit S650 gasser

              Fireboard Extreme BBQ Thermometer Package
              Fireboard Competition Probes 1" (two) and two more Ambient Probes
              Pit Viper Fan (to pair with Fireboard Fan Driver Cable)
              Thermoworks Thermapen MK5 (pink)
              Thermoworks Thermapen MK4 (pink too)
              Thermoworks Temp Test 2 Smart Thermometer
              Thermoworks Extra Big and Loud Timer
              Thermoworks Timestick Trio
              Maverick ET 73 a little workhorse with limited range
              Maverick ET 733
              Maverick (Ivation) ET 732
              Grill Pinz
              Vortex (two of them)

              Two Joule Sous Vide devices
              VacMaster Pro 350 Vacuum Sealer
              Instant Pot 6 Quart Electric Pressure Cooker
              Charcoal Companion TurboQue
              A-Maze-N tube 12 inch tube smoker accessory for use with pellets

              BBQ Dragon and Dragon Chimney

              Shun Classic 8" Chef's Knife
              Shun Classic 6" Chef's Knife
              Shun Classic Gokujo Boning and Fillet Knife
              Shun Classic 3 1/2 inch Paring Knife

            #7
            I'm looking forward to seeing how your cook turns out, Huw ( HuwGT ) . have a great day smoking that pork butt.

            Kathryn

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