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  • Karon Adams
    Charter Member
    • Feb 2015
    • 1515
    • Chattanooga TN
    • Karon Adams
      Consort of the Flame
      Cooking is a Sacred Endeavour
      Big Poppa's Drum conversion
      Maverick wireless meat & grill thermometers
      Thermopen Instant Read Thermometer
      Pit IQ blower

    ummmm, hi. ummmm, I know you might not remember me but.......

    Hi guys & gals. It has been.... well, summer. and lots going on. seems there is this whole thing called "Outside" which, apparently, includes more stuff than just my "Outside Cooking Equipment". Here's me, completely SHOCKED! I thought Outside was JUST to room on my house with REALLY big windows where I kept my smoking & grilling stuff. WHO KNEW???

    Anyway, it has be an eventful summer with friends and enemies both being made. no need for details. suffice it to say that, "Stuff"

    So, tomorrow is the official start of Baking Season!! and over the summer, I have been organizing (and I use the term VERY loosely) increasing my toy chest, picking up new reading material and just hoping the thermometer on the wall would PLEASE drift downwards.

    When it is too warm to cook, I read about cooking. Over the summer, I bought my new Sous Vide (BTW< Anova is offering another $50 discount using the coupon code WIFI) and I have been having fun with that. I bought a Gourmet Whipper Bottle. Stainless ISI whipper bottle for everything from soda to whipped cram to various batters and such. All I need now is a plastic Gold Tee and I'm making Krispy Kreme donuts.the Ruhlman shelf in my 'library' (read the various stacks and stacks of books around my favorite chair) has been growing, new techniques studied and ready to dive into cooking indoors, again.

    So, what is everyone waiting to come off the smoker while we sit and chat and kill time online, today?
  • Jon Solberg
    Former Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 4819

    #2
    Bout time you stopped in to see us! Welcome back! Hope we stayed off the "enemy list". hehehehehe

    I'm not smoking today. I get to stack some wood : )

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    • smarkley
      Former Member
      • Jul 2014
      • 1426

      #3
      Happy Labor Day, Karon! Nice to see you again.

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      • richinlbrg
        Founding Member
        • Jul 2014
        • 1879
        • Leesburg, VA. (Northern, VA)
        • We have two weber kettle grills (one LARGE and one small/average), the SnS and the Weber Smokey Mountain 18" smoker. We use both natural lump charcoal and KNB for smoking and measure our temps with a Maverick 733, thermopen and MK4. Favorite beer depends on what is cooking (alt answer is yes).

        #4
        Great timing. Was just thinking yesterday that I hadn't seen any posts from you! Welcome back!

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        • Jerod Broussard
          Moderator
          • Jun 2014
          • 9870
          • East Texas
          • Pit Barrel Cooker "Texas Brisket Edition"
            Weber One Touch Premium Copper 22" Kettle (gift)
            Slow 'n Sear for 22" Kettle
            Weber One Touch Premium Black 26" Kettle (gift)
            Slow 'n Sear XL for 26" Kettle (gift)
            Weber Smokey Joe Gold
            Weber Rapid Fire Chimney
            Vortex
            Maverick ET-732 White
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            2- Auber SYL-1615 fan systems(Awesome!!!!!!!!)
            Thermoworks Thermapen w/ Back light (gift)
            Thermoworks Timestick
            Cambro Model 300MPC110 w/ Winco SS Pans
            B & B and Kingsford Charcoal
            B & B Pellets

          #5
          Waiting for my lunch break to be over so I can go look at about 7800 more dead chickens.

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          • Karon Adams
            Charter Member
            • Feb 2015
            • 1515
            • Chattanooga TN
            • Karon Adams
              Consort of the Flame
              Cooking is a Sacred Endeavour
              Big Poppa's Drum conversion
              Maverick wireless meat & grill thermometers
              Thermopen Instant Read Thermometer
              Pit IQ blower

            #6
            save me the feetsesess. Where are you, BTW? we have a pretty busy chicken processing plant here in ChattaVegas.

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            • Jerod Broussard
              Moderator
              • Jun 2014
              • 9870
              • East Texas
              • Pit Barrel Cooker "Texas Brisket Edition"
                Weber One Touch Premium Copper 22" Kettle (gift)
                Slow 'n Sear for 22" Kettle
                Weber One Touch Premium Black 26" Kettle (gift)
                Slow 'n Sear XL for 26" Kettle (gift)
                Weber Smokey Joe Gold
                Weber Rapid Fire Chimney
                Vortex
                Maverick ET-732 White
                Maverick ET-732 Copper
                2- Auber SYL-1615 fan systems(Awesome!!!!!!!!)
                Thermoworks Thermapen w/ Back light (gift)
                Thermoworks Timestick
                Cambro Model 300MPC110 w/ Winco SS Pans
                B & B and Kingsford Charcoal
                B & B Pellets

              #7
              East Texas. All our paws go to the People's Republic of China. Run about 260,000/day. Or 520,000 feet.

              What company is up there?

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              • Willy
                Charter Member
                • Apr 2015
                • 1854
                • High Desert of the Great Southwest

                #8
                Karon Adams Are you glad you bought the sous vide? At $50 off, it sounds tempting to add one to my kitchen gear...
                Last edited by Jerod Broussard; September 8, 2015, 03:44 AM.

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                  @Jerod Broussard: Thanks for the thoughtful edit!
              • Willy
                Charter Member
                • Apr 2015
                • 1854
                • High Desert of the Great Southwest

                #9
                Up to the top.

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                • David Parrish
                  Founding Member - Pit Boss Emeritus
                  • May 2014
                  • 5042
                  • Charlotte, NC
                    • Slow 'N Sear Kamado (SnSK)
                    • Lots of grills that work with Slow 'N Sear
                    • LOTS of digital thermometers (my fav)
                    • LOTS of accessories
                    • Favorite Beer - Fat Tire
                    • Favorite Bourbon - Woodford Reserve
                    • Favorite White Wine - Cakebread Chardonnay
                    • Favorite Red Wine - Yes, Please
                    • President/Owner - SnS Grills

                  #10
                  Welcome back Karon! Sounds like you really need to smoke something

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