Greetings from Iowa

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by meyerbbq, May 17, 2016.

  1. meyerbbq

    meyerbbq Fire Starter

    Hey all, 

    Glad to be here, A little background about me. I'm 28 about to be 29 and spend my work week designing control valves for a large process control company. I was introduced into the wonderful world of BBQ by my Grandfather, and I was always itching to smoke some of my own meat. 

    Well my Grandpa (now in his 80's) decided that he had too many smokers and has started to give them out to family, My parents got a primo oval junior, and my Uncle got a BGE, and I was lucky enough to get a primo kamado. After he showed me how to replace the seal and I got my first cook done (wasn't great btw) I was hooked at trying to get the best tasting meat I could. 

    And that leads me to here, so since getting my smoker I've done 8 racks of ribs, 3 pork butts, 2 whole chickens, 1 whole Turkey, and a partridge in a pear tree......... lol. 

    Below is my last cook: 



     
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  2. gearjammer

    gearjammer Master of the Pit

    I would like to welcome you to this great site.

    Would your grandpa like to adopt me, I could

    use a great smoker too.

    That's fine lookin' food you got there.

    Glad you found this site.

    Remember to have FUN.

              Ed
     
  3. bearcarver

    bearcarver Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Welcome Adam!!!  [​IMG]

    Those are very nice looking Ribs!!-----[​IMG]------[​IMG]

    Bear
     
    Last edited: May 18, 2016
  4. tumbleweed1

    tumbleweed1 Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome aboard. You'll love this place. Excellent looking ribs BTW! 

    Where in Iowa? I grew up in Allamakee county many years ago.
     
  5. meyerbbq

    meyerbbq Fire Starter

    I'm in Marshall county, about an hr away from Des Moines 
     
  6. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Welcome to the forum!

    Great Grampa!

    Great ribs!

    Al
     
  7. tumbleweed1

    tumbleweed1 Smoking Fanatic

    Well welcome from a former Hawkeye!
     

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