Cajun cooking coonass new to the forum

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by dsbroussard, Oct 8, 2014.

  1. dsbroussard

    dsbroussard Newbie

    Hello everyone. So as you see in the title I'm from south Louisiana in the heart of cajun country. In the vicinity of Lafayette, Louisiana. I'm passionate about cooking, grilling, bbqing and I'm starting to try true smoking. I've done a fair amount of research online and this forum seems to just about have it all. I like the lay out, its simple to use and it looks like there are tons of active members. I'm a weber guy, I have a few kettles and a jumbo Joe, I also scored a 97' redhead gasser that will one day be a restoration project, I have a few other gassers and outdoor burners. For smoking I decided to skip on the WSM and go with a UDS......im now in the process of building one and that is what I will use for smoking. I hope to gather as much of your wisdom as I can and I hope only to screw up cheap leg quarters in the process of learning.

    Here is a pic of the beginning of the UDS project. Idrilled 3 equidistant holes before the burn to help with airflow during the burn. Those obviously will be the intake holes. Ill post more as I do more.
     
  2. Welcome to the site!  Plenty of experts and information here and plenty of friendly and helpful folks.  I know I've learned a lot since joining up.
     
  3.  Welcome to the forum. I hope you enjoy your stay. Looking forward to your finished project.

    Chuck
     
  4. [​IMG]   Good morning and welcome to the forum, from a nice and warm East Texas. Lots of great people with tons of information on                  just about  everything.

               Gary
     
  5. Glad you joined the group. The search bar at the top of any page is your best friend.
    About anything you wanna know about smoking/grilling/curing/brining/cutting or slicing
    and the list goes on has probably been posted. Remember to post a QVIEW of your smokes.
    We are all smoke junkies here and we have to get our fix. If you have questions
    Post it and you will probably get 10 replies with 11 different answers. That is
    because their are so many different ways to make great Q...

    Your going to love your UDS.
    Happy smoken.
    David
     

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