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  • DWCowles
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 9696
    • Smiths Grove, Ky
    • Hi, my name is Darrell. I'm an OTR truck driver for over 25 years. During my off time I love doing backyard cooks. I have a 48" Lang Deluxe smoker, Rec-Tec pellet smoker,1 Weber Genesis 330, 1 Weber Performer (blue), 2 Weber kettles (1 black and 1 Copper), 1 26" Weber kettle, a WSM, 8 Maverick Redi Chek thermometers, a PartyQ, 2 SnS, Grill Grates, Cast Iron grates, 1 ThermoPop (orange) and 2 ThermoPens (pink and orange) and planning on adding more cooking accessories. Now I have an Anova sous vide, the Dragon blower and 2 Chef alarms from Thermoworks.

    The menu for next week

    Monday - five racks of pork back ribs
    Tuesday - two whole chickens (butterfly) on the Weber kettle
    Wednesday - Pull pork for loaded potatoes
    Thursday - Chuck roast for Texas style chili
    Friday - Ribeyes
    Last edited by DWCowles; March 6, 2015, 04:49 PM.
  • richinlbrg
    Founding Member
    • Jul 2014
    • 1892
    • 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).

    #2
    WOW!

    Care to adopt??

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    • scorched_porch
      Former Member
      • Jan 2015
      • 115
      • Redwood City, CA

      #3
      Holy Smoke. Meatza Meatza.

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      • _John_
        Former Member
        • Jul 2014
        • 2397

        #4
        Think you might want to invest in one of these to keep by the grill.

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        • DWCowles
          DWCowles commented
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          Nah I don't need one of those

        • Guy
          Guy commented
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          Nah me either. What a better way to die than doing what you love.

        • Locotech
          Locotech commented
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          keep enough Scotch in your system, keeps the blood thin and flowin. Sounds like a great weeks menu.
      • Guy
        Guy
        Former Member
        • Oct 2014
        • 366
        • Niceville, Florida

        #5
        Next week I will be homeless and foodless. LOL

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        • DWCowles
          Founding Member
          • Jul 2014
          • 9696
          • Smiths Grove, Ky
          • Hi, my name is Darrell. I'm an OTR truck driver for over 25 years. During my off time I love doing backyard cooks. I have a 48" Lang Deluxe smoker, Rec-Tec pellet smoker,1 Weber Genesis 330, 1 Weber Performer (blue), 2 Weber kettles (1 black and 1 Copper), 1 26" Weber kettle, a WSM, 8 Maverick Redi Chek thermometers, a PartyQ, 2 SnS, Grill Grates, Cast Iron grates, 1 ThermoPop (orange) and 2 ThermoPens (pink and orange) and planning on adding more cooking accessories. Now I have an Anova sous vide, the Dragon blower and 2 Chef alarms from Thermoworks.

          #6
          Guy I'm making up for lost time

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          • Guy
            Guy commented
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            DWCowles, whatcha mean lost time?

          • DWCowles
            DWCowles commented
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            Guy I've been away from home almost five weeks so that's what I mean by lost time

          • Guy
            Guy commented
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            Wow, 5 weeks, that makes real sense then. I would do the same.
        • JeffJ
          Charter Member
          • Feb 2015
          • 2458
          • Michigan
          • Jeff

          #7
          That is an impressive weeknight menu.

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          • Guy
            Guy
            Former Member
            • Oct 2014
            • 366
            • Niceville, Florida

            #8
            DWCowles do you use a Vortex on those two butterflied chickens? Or how do you get two on there?

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            • DWCowles
              Founding Member
              • Jul 2014
              • 9696
              • Smiths Grove, Ky
              • Hi, my name is Darrell. I'm an OTR truck driver for over 25 years. During my off time I love doing backyard cooks. I have a 48" Lang Deluxe smoker, Rec-Tec pellet smoker,1 Weber Genesis 330, 1 Weber Performer (blue), 2 Weber kettles (1 black and 1 Copper), 1 26" Weber kettle, a WSM, 8 Maverick Redi Chek thermometers, a PartyQ, 2 SnS, Grill Grates, Cast Iron grates, 1 ThermoPop (orange) and 2 ThermoPens (pink and orange) and planning on adding more cooking accessories. Now I have an Anova sous vide, the Dragon blower and 2 Chef alarms from Thermoworks.

              #9
              Guy I have a Vortex but I won't be using it with this cook. I failed to mention that I will be trying Big Bob Gibson White BBQ sauce on one of the birds and Kiss of Fire BBQ sauce on the other. Here's how I'm planning on doing the birds...
               

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              • Guy
                Guy commented
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                DWCowles, thanks a lot for the Vid no I understand. Might try that tomorrow. Supposed to be sunny and 70 deg F.

              • DWCowles
                DWCowles commented
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                Guy if you do let me know how it turn out
            • DWCowles
              Founding Member
              • Jul 2014
              • 9696
              • Smiths Grove, Ky
              • Hi, my name is Darrell. I'm an OTR truck driver for over 25 years. During my off time I love doing backyard cooks. I have a 48" Lang Deluxe smoker, Rec-Tec pellet smoker,1 Weber Genesis 330, 1 Weber Performer (blue), 2 Weber kettles (1 black and 1 Copper), 1 26" Weber kettle, a WSM, 8 Maverick Redi Chek thermometers, a PartyQ, 2 SnS, Grill Grates, Cast Iron grates, 1 ThermoPop (orange) and 2 ThermoPens (pink and orange) and planning on adding more cooking accessories. Now I have an Anova sous vide, the Dragon blower and 2 Chef alarms from Thermoworks.

              #10
              Looks like I will have to make a small change on this week's menu. Since I'm not going to be home until late Sunday night (tonight) Monday will be chicken and the ribs will be on Tuesday.

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              • JeffJ
                Charter Member
                • Feb 2015
                • 2458
                • Michigan
                • Jeff

                #11
                I am only doing 2 fun dinners this week. Tuesday I am making an Italian vegetable stew. Wednesday I am doing a whole chicken either on the Weber kettle or in my mini WSM with a full chimney of lit coals and no water in the pan (I want to hit 325-335). I'll be halving 2 russettes, will lightly oil them and hit with salt and pepper. I'll place some sliced onions on the flesh side and will cook them in whichever outdoor cooker I am using. I am also going to roast brussels sprouts - If I spatchcock the chicken I can use the hover grill in my Performer and cook the brussels sprouts in the Performer. If I use the mini WSM I'll probably do the brussels sprouts in my gasser.

                We don't have any plans for Saturday night. I have some really good beef stock in the freezer. I might push to invite another family over and make french onion soup, smoked short ribs (it would be my first time) and some yet to be determined accompaniment.

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