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2021 Meat-Up In Memphis Canceled

We've unfortunately had to cancel the 2021 Meat-Up in Memphis. We are rescheduling for tentatively March 18-21, 2022. Click here for more info: https://pitmaster.amazingribs.com/forum/announcements/misc/1014106-meat-up-in-memphis-2021-canceled
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  • Attjack
    Club Member
    • Aug 2017
    • 4559
    • Primo XL
      Weber 26"
      Weber 22"
      Weber 22"
      Weber 18"
      Weber Jumbo Joe
      Weber Green Smokey Joe (Thanks, Mr. Bones!)
      Weber Smokey Joe
      Orion Smoker

      DigiQ DX2
      Slow 'N Sear XL
      Arteflame 26.75" Insert

      Blaze BLZ-4-NG 32-Inch 4-Burner Built-In
      - With Rear Infrared Burner
      - With Infrared Sear Burner
      - With Rotisserie
      Empava 2 Burner Gas Cooktop
      Weber Spirit 210
      - With Grillgrates
      ​​​​​​​ - With Rotisserie
      Weber Q2200

      Blackstone Pizza Oven

      Portable propane burners (3)
      Propane turkey Fryer

      Fire pit grill

    #16
    Hang in there, brother.

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    • barelfly
      Club Member
      • Dec 2017
      • 1430
      • New Mexico
      • Smokin-It 3D
        Weber Kettle with an SNS
        Masterbuilt kettle that I call the $30 wonder grill
        Bullet by Bull Grills gasser
        Anova WiFi sous vide machine
        Thermoworks Thermapen and Chef Alarm

      #17
      things WILL get better. Heart goes out to you my friend.

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      • SheilaAnn
        Club Member
        • May 2020
        • 510
        • Long Beach, CA

        #18
        HouseHomey Sending good vibes and prayers and well wishes! I’ve been in a similar situation (tragic employee accident, biz partners buy me out, death in the family). AR Family has been awesome in keeping me on track. I trust they are doing the same for you. I echo what everyone else is saying, take your time and take care of you. Keep Calm and Grill On!

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        • Mosca
          Charter Member
          • Oct 2014
          • 3784
          • PA
          • Large Big Green Egg, Weber Performer Deluxe, Weber Smokey Joe Silver, Maverick 732, DigiQ, and too much other stuff to mention.

          #19
          Oh man. Nothing to say here except keep on looking up.

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          • Panhead John
            Club Member
            • Aug 2020
            • 1150
            • Houston, Texas
            • Weber 22” Master Touch Kettle, added a side shelf
              Weber 14” Smokey Mountain Smoker
              SnS For the Kettle
              Set of Grill Grates
              Thermo Pro Remote Dual Probe Thermometer
              Rotisserie For The Kettle
              J. A. Henckels Knives
              Work Sharp E-5 Electric Knife Sharpener
              Char-Broil Instant Read Meat Thermometer

            #20
            So sorry to hear this Homey. Damn man. It’s got to get better though. Hang tough.

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            • mnavarre
              Club Member
              • Jan 2018
              • 622
              • San Diego

              #21
              Damn, man, that sucks. I thought we were dealing with some crap. Once we can we gotta get together, burn some meat, and kill a 30 rock of Tecate. You're in my thoughts, dude.

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              • SheilaAnn
                SheilaAnn commented
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                I’m in!

              • Mr. Bones
                Mr. Bones commented
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                Hail, yall know ah'm in,...

                Gots th Cavalry covered (2nd rack, let's make it Negra Modelo, after th first round... )

                Burnin some meat is wail within my skillset; feel I can contribute, in some small, semi-worthy fasion, to th cause, up in here...!
                Last edited by Mr. Bones; December 19, 2020, 12:01 PM. Reason: Gender Issue, on th beer...

              • Dewesq55
                Dewesq55 commented
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                Mr. Bones - Love me some Negra Modelo (the "Negra" modifies "cerveza" not "Modelo".") DAYUM! pkadare 's pedant had bitten me again 😳 I'm down to toss several of those back with my Pit bros and sisses when/if things get back to normal-ish.
            • Jim White
              Club Member
              • Sep 2019
              • 762
              • Gainesville, FL
              • I cook on a 15-year-old Kamado #9, a huge beast nearly 6 feet tall and with black ceramic tile on the outside. I of course love smoked meats of all kinds, but also like quick cooks like chicken portions, pork tenderloins and fish. Really into cooking of all kinds. Just added an outdoor fire pit that has grilling capability and limited Santa Maria-style grill raising and lowering.

              #22
              So sorry for all those tough times. Losing a brother, well, just wow. As others have said. we are here for you. I'm least worried about the job front for you. With the mad skills you've shown here, there's a job lurking very close by for you. I'm sure you'll find it soon.

              Tipping a glass in your direction tonight.

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              • Stuey1515
                Club Member
                • Dec 2019
                • 422
                • NSW Australia

                #23
                Man I thought getting made redundant was a kick in the teeth for me but man, a death and divorce as well has gotta test you out. Try to be kind to yourself mate, take each day as it comes and don't let that pink elephant get a hold of you!!

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                • painter
                  Club Member
                  • Dec 2016
                  • 248
                  • Denver
                  • Primo LG300
                    Weber Performer Deluxe
                    Maverick 732
                    Smobot
                    Vortex

                  #24
                  @Homey 2020 craziness X's 3. Sorry to hear it but know the Pit always has an ear for members to shout out and be heard.

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                  • Steve B
                    Club Member
                    • Jun 2016
                    • 3172
                    • Rockland county New York
                    • Lonestar Grillz 24x36 offset smoker, grill, w/ main chamber charcoal grate and 3 tel-tru thermometers - left, right and center
                      Yoke Up custom charcoal basket and a Grill Wraps cover.

                      22.5 copper kettle w/ SnS, DnG, BBQ vortex, gasket and stainless steel hinge kit.

                      Napoleon gas grill (soon to go bye bye) rotting out.

                      1 maverick et-733 digital thermometer - black
                      1 maverick et-733 - gray
                      1 new standard grilling remote digital thermometer
                      1 thermoworks thermopen mk4 - red
                      1 thermoworks thermopop - red

                      Pre Miala flavor injector
                      taylor digital scale
                      TSM meat grinder
                      chefs choice food slicer
                      cuisinhart food processor
                      food saver vacuum sealer
                      TSM harvest food dehydrator

                    #25
                    WTF. E I don’t remember you saying anything about your little brother. Maybe I’m just a little off. 🤷🏼🤦🏼

                    I know about the rest. 😔

                    You know I got your back my friend. Anything you need. I’m here for you. ❤️

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                    • Mr. Bones
                      Mr. Bones commented
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                      As do many of us..., Brother; reckon ya know, already, but a good reminder can hailp to reinvigorate positive growth...

                      I might very well die, tomorrow, or even as I sleep, this night...as we all may...

                      Not for me to say...

                      Until then, though; reckon ya knows where I stand.

                      An what I bring to th Fight...

                      To Th End. if needed...
                      Last edited by Mr. Bones; December 17, 2020, 02:32 AM. Reason: 1 character
                  • Whiskeyman53
                    Club Member
                    • May 2020
                    • 384
                    • Massachusetts
                    • Smokers/Grills:
                      Camp Chef Smokepro DLX pellet grill
                      Weber Kettle
                      Dyna-Glo vertical offset smoker

                      Favorite whiskey:
                      Knob Creek Single Barrel Bourbon
                      Angels Envy Bourbon
                      Whistle Pig Rye


                      Everyday sipper:
                      Jim Beam Black and Wild Turkey Rye 101

                      Favorite beer:
                      Coffee Porter or Stouts

                      Pabst Blue Ribbon and Narragansett for grilling and lawn mowing.

                    #26
                    Sorry to hear about your year. Hang in there, we all have an inner strength that comes out during adversity. After reading your post and looking at your pictures it sounds like yours has and if not soon will. Best wishes for the coming year.

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                    • MBMorgan
                      Club Member
                      • Sep 2015
                      • 6512
                      • Colorado
                      • > Weber Genesis EP-330
                        > Grilla Grills Original Grilla (OG) pellet smoker
                        > Pit Barrel Cooker (gone to a new home)
                        > WeberQ 2000 (on "loan" to a relative)
                        > Old Smokey Electric (for chickens mostly - when it's too nasty out
                        to fiddle with a more capable cooker)
                        > Luhr Jensen Little Chief Electric - Top Loader circa 1990 (smoked fish & jerky)
                        > Thermoworks Smoke
                        > 3 Thermoworks Chef Alarms
                        > Thermoworks Thermapen
                        > Thermoworks IR-GUN-S
                        > Anova sous vide circulator
                        > Searzall torch
                        > BBQ Guru Rib Ring

                      #27
                      HH, mi amigo ... first, please accept my deepest sympathy for the loss of your brother. Second ... a chef of your obvious talent is going to be a highly sought after and extremely valuable commodity when we start crawling up and out of this COVID muck. You’ll be beating them off with a stick, my friend. Meanwhile, do your best to treat yourself well as you get a little extra rest during the last “vacation” you’re likely to get for a while. And third, I’m not even remotely qualified to dole out marriage advice ... so I won’t even make the attempt. I’ll just reiterate what I said about treating yourself well and remember that we in the Pit will always have your back.

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                      • grantgallagher
                        Club Member
                        • Feb 2018
                        • 1145
                        • NJ

                        #28
                        So sorry to hear this, mate. Roll with it as best you can and if you are ever in the jersey area, know you have a place to hang.

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                        • willxfmr
                          Club Member
                          • Apr 2017
                          • 483
                          • Fondy

                          #29
                          WOW! This here has certainly been a POS year. Hopefully the pendulum gets to swinging the other way sooner rather than later for you. Chin up, and keep the smoke rolling. We are all pulling for you.

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                          • NCSmokin
                            Club Member
                            • Oct 2020
                            • 73
                            • Clayton NC
                            • Pit Boss Series 4 Vertical Smoker
                              Char_Broil Performance TRU Infrared - Propane
                              Masterbuilt Electric 30 (RIP)
                              MEATER - wireless thermometer
                              BEER - COLD

                            #30
                            Blessings upon you!

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                            We've unfortunately had to cancel the 2021 Meat-Up in Memphis. We are rescheduling for tentatively March 18-21, 2022. Click here for more info: https://pitmaster.amazingribs.com/forum/announcements/misc/1014106-meat-up-in-memphis-2021-canceled
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