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2021 Meat-Up In Memphis Canceled

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Valentine's Day plans?

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  • MBMorgan
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    • Sep 2015
    • 6517
    • Colorado
    • > Weber Genesis EP-330
      > Grilla Grills Original Grilla (OG) pellet smoker
      > Pit Barrel Cooker (gone to a new home)
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    Pretty simple, really ... a couple of Omaha Steaks fillets (a Christmas gift ... sous vide and torched), potatoes au gratin, roasted Brussels sprouts, shrimp cocktail (also a sous vide science experiment), and wine ... plenty of wine ...


    • Buck Flicks
      Club Member
      • Jul 2017
      • 341
      • Dee Eff Dub, TX

      The wife and I don't celebrate nor even recognize the most commercial of days. We will probably eat leftovers in front of the TV tonight.


      • RichieB
        RichieB commented
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        Same here. We haven't "celebrated" in years. 45 years it does not need to be called out on any given day. Food: my wifes meat sauce, pasta and a glass or three of a nice chianti.
    • Ahumadora
      Club Member
      • Oct 2015
      • 2174
      • Warkworth, New Zealand

      At the beach with the family. Sand and asados!!! Excellent vacΓ­o (beef belly) washed down with 6 beers. Now time for siesta!!
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      • Spinaker
        Spinaker commented
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        Now this is could go for right now!!!!
    • HawkerXP
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      • Jul 2016
      • 6331
      • Virginia
      • 2 Weber Performers, 1 kettle, 1 Smoky Joe and a PBC
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      Took Mrs Hawker flowers and out to dinner on Tuesday. I left town on Wednesday morning. She is happy!


      • bten
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        • Apr 2017
        • 409
        • Richmond, Tx
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        Restaurants here impossible to get into. For the last 10 years, I cook instead. Tonight's menu is:

        Salmon on a plank (her favorite)
        grilled Brussels sprouts
        4 cheese mashed potatoes
        French bread
        Bottle of Pino Grigio


        • Troutman
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          • Aug 2017
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            SOUS VIDE


          Well to start out with I have the lucky circumstance of my wife having Valentine's Day AND her birthday just one day apart, oh lucky me !!! Why you say, can't you just double up with one big present...oh no...may it never be. There must be two, that's right, two celebrations separate but equal.

          Now, having said that I am really buying forward my points this year. You see I want a new vertical smoker come spring/early summer SO I'm gifting her a Gucci wallet (halfway there) for Valentine's day, then some jewelry and her favorite dinner, an SRF Wagyu Picanha both for her B'day (about another third of the way there).

          So I'm now WAY ahead in points. She's dancing around like a little school girl and ole Troutman is snickering like a Cheshire cat. Ahh the games we play


          • Larry Grover
            Club Member
            • Mar 2017
            • 334

            Lobster tails. And just a tip...Trader Joe's sells nice Valentine's cards for .99 cents. I'm so done with paying $6.00 for a piece of paper!


            • bten
              bten commented
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              mine cost $8.99 because I waited to the last minute πŸ˜’
          • Randy-Phx
            Club Member
            • Apr 2018
            • 541
            • Phoenix, AZ

            We went out for cioppino last Friday to avoid the lines today. Tonight we’re having leftovers.


            • Keiferr
              Club Member
              • Jun 2018
              • 964
              • Southeast Michigan

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              • theroc
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                • Jul 2014
                • 822
                • Altadena, CA
                  • Camp Chef 24" Smoke Vault
                  • Buckaroo Chunk Wood Grill
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                  • Thermapen MkIV

                Put beef shank Osso Bucco in the sous vide bath yesterday. We'll have it with polenta tonight.


                • klflowers
                  Club Member
                  • Sep 2015
                  • 3672
                  • Tennessee

                  Went to a place called La Cabriole. French bistro type place - a small house at the end of a road outside of town. 7 course meal, a lentil soup, mushroom duxelles in puff pastry, duck breast with veggies and roasted potatoes, bitter salad greens with a vinaigrette, assorted cheese plate (the goat cheese was out of this world good), chocolate tart with raspberry and some most excellent coffee (I guess the coffee was the 7th course). Took our own wine. Better half was blown away. So was I as a matter of fact.


                  • painter
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                    • Dec 2016
                    • 249
                    • Denver
                    • Primo LG300
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                    Whoa--do I feel inadequate... Good thing the Mrs isn't into V-day.


                    • klflowers
                      klflowers commented
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                      I kind of fell into that - I have lived here for 25 years and had never heard of the place. Ran across it by accident, but it worked.
                  • texastweeter
                    Club Member
                    • Jul 2017
                    • 2938
                    • Republic of Texas

                    I did a variation of surf and turf for lunch. Prime fillet, grilled asparagus, garlic mashed potatoes, and shrimp and crab stuffed grilled avocado with remolaude sauce. Then for dinner she requested chicken and waffles, so I obliged. Sorry, no pics, so it probably didn't happen. As for gifts, I took her to sweet gourmet and let her pick out her custom box of chocolates. Then she and my mother (who got a box of chocolates as well that my wife picked out) unwrapped their Valentine's Day gifts (mom came to visit); each got a fur coat. Arctic fox for my wife, and rabbit for my mother. Can't wait for March 14th... Wink wink
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                    • Attjack
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                    2021 Meat-Up In Memphis Canceled

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