newly enlisted smoker aficionado

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by plazdiddy, Jul 27, 2007.

  1. plazdiddy

    plazdiddy Newbie

    hi gang...newly registered member here. ive been smoking for about 2 months now, pretty much at every given opportunity. ive successfully made pork ribs (babyback and spare), pork shoulder, beef ribs, and chicken thighs. not so successfully: beef brisket and my first 'shoulder' (crooked butcher gave me a brick of loin). needless to say, i am completely addicted to the dark art of low and slow cookin.

    ive been working off my chargriller smokin pro, burning mainly wicked good weekend warrior lump for direct grilling and briquettes for the sidebox. ive also tried using apple and hickory as smoking wood (excellent all-around woods in my opinion) and i have some pecan and cherry being shipped as we speak.

    im looking forward to participating in this community, learning and sharing the lessons ive accrued thus far!
  2. brennan

    brennan Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF! There's lots of info here on how to better this "dark art" you speak of, plus there's a few mods to your CG that you may want to look into, they should really help with the effeciency of your new smoker. Also check out Jeffs Free 5 day eCourse. Tons of helpful info in there for rookies and pros alike. Post lots of pics of your goodies, When we ain't smokin we loves droolin.
  3. meowey

    meowey Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to smf! Glad you found us!

    Take care, have fun, and do good!


  4. doc

    doc Meat Mopper

    Sounds like you're going to fit right in with the rest of us black magicians! [​IMG] Welcome, there is ton of helpful stuff and plenty of knowledgeable folks ready to assist!

  5. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Starting off your weekend by joining the SMF is a gateway to some fun! Be sure and checkout Jeff's 5 day e course, it's a good source of information.
  6. hawgheaven

    hawgheaven Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard, glad you found us!
  7. blackhawk19

    blackhawk19 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

  8. gypsyseagod

    gypsyseagod Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    welcome to smf. did we mention we loovveee pics ??
  9. johnd49455

    johnd49455 Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF!!!!

    You will find all the help you need here.

    Lots of good ideas & if you have a question you will get a good answer to it here.

    Glad you found us & again WELCOME!!
  10. [​IMG] Hello there Newbie, If you need smoke and only have small pieces or pellets, you can wrap them in Aluim. foil with a couple holes and place right on the fire.
  11. hillbillysmoker

    hillbillysmoker Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome to the forum. Nice to see you here. Please feel free to join in.
  12. ultramag

    ultramag SMF Events Planning Committee

    Welcome to SMF plazdiddy!!!

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