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It's raining, it's pouring, the Fatty man is snoring.....

post #1 of 8
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Decided to do my first fatties today. Started last night putting the fatties together, one pizza and one reuben. I won't go into big detail on the process since it has been so well covered in so many great posts. But I will make a few observations:
  • make sure to let the rolled out sausage firm up in the freezer for about 30 minutes. I tried one after about 15 minutes, and it was still to soft. I got it to wrap, but it was splitting and hard to work with.
  • don't overfill with stuffing. My pizza fattie was to full and when I went to roll it, it squished a bunch of stuff out and I had to just toss the squished out fillings.
OK... on to the pictures!

Typical Oregon spring day.... rainy!


Daughter wanted me to smoke some squash, so I cut some acorn squash in half, put a mixture of butter, brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, salt, and pepper.


Since the fatties were an experament I did some chicken with them as well.


Put the fatties in the oven under the broiler for a couple of minutes to crisp the bacon, and after cooling a bit sliced the end to check them out.


Little plate of goodness!biggrin.gif
post #2 of 8
Great looking plateful ya got there. PDT_Armataz_01_34.gif
post #3 of 8
Those are great looking first fatties points.gif
post #4 of 8
Well done! Squash looks very good!
post #5 of 8
looks so good, haven't made a fattie in a while thinking Saturday one is due
post #6 of 8


PDT_Armataz_01_37.gifThose look great! PDT_Armataz_01_37.gif

Did you put all the normal stuff in your reuben fattie? If so how did you roll it with the 1000 island dressing?

Thinking I need to do another couple fatties this coming weekend. And the squash looks fabulous too!

Nice job!
post #7 of 8
Thread Starter 
Yup put down cheese first, then pastrami, then drained krout, then dressing. I just passed the bottle back and forth the length of it 2x - about 1/3 cup. It rolled real well since with everything layed out it only covered about 1/2 of the sausage with a 1" border on three of the sides. So when I rolled it the dressing had some where to squish to.
post #8 of 8
EXCELLENT! I'll have to try a pizza fattie that sounds interesting, so does the ruben.
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