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  1. mike243 replied to the thread Please recommend a pellet pooper in the $500 range..

    I love my Austin XL, cooked a pork butt Saturday night into Sunday morning and it used about 1lbs per hour of pellets, thats very...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 12:05 PM
  2. mike243 replied to the thread Bread making machine is kinda fun..

    I remember those days, that and the home made pasta, then #2 diabetes raised its ugly head and it all came to a end

    Jun 17, 2019 at 11:57 AM
  3. mike243 replied to the thread Let's play name that cut (Finger Steaks).

    I use to see them advertised as patio steaks, they can be tougher than leather lol

    Jun 16, 2019 at 11:18 AM
  4. mike243 replied to the thread Fathers day plans?.

    For me and mamaw a Jambalaya I smoked the chicken breasts for about 30 minutes, thrown into the crock pot, will post pictures when...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 8:32 AM
  5. mike243 replied to the thread Fathers day plans?.

    LJ apple pellets were the choice this time, Weber KC dry rub ,sweet heat but not over powering

    Jun 16, 2019 at 8:29 AM
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  7. mike243 replied to the thread Fathers day plans?.

    Put a 8+ lbs Butt on last nite about 8 , reading about 175 or so and stooked the fire/control knob up to 250 from P5 lol,suspect done...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 8:25 AM
  8. mike243 replied to the thread Ground Bison - Not quite beef.

    They look great. Was home alone many years ago and ordered a batch of buffalo off QVC or such, it came with 2 big ribeyes a roast...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 4:59 AM
  9. mike243 liked 90beater's post in the thread Ground Bison - Not quite beef.

    Pretty much any Walmart I have been to in So Cal and seasonally in Costco they carry ground Bison. It's more expensive than ground beef...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 4:53 AM
  10. mike243 replied to the thread New to the world of pellet smokers....

    for heavier smoke lay it down, for long lasting smaller amount prop it up

    Jun 15, 2019 at 8:34 PM
  11. mike243 liked Wakulla's post in the thread Butts on the smoker.

    Butts on the smoker. With the new mods and how last weeks smokes turned out i expect perfection. Jeff's original rub [ATTACH]

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  12. mike243 replied to the thread New to the world of pellet smokers....

    Congrats, yes the pellets make a difference, I love hickory but all flavors are good with certain items. Buy pellets that are 100% of...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:49 PM
  13. mike243 replied to the thread New to the world of pellet smokers....

    turn it down low to get the most smoke out of it, give it 2-3 hrs then crank up the temp. also you can buy a tube to put pellets in and...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:41 PM
  14. mike243 replied to the thread Work Sharp Deal of the day... save 24%...

    I love mine,I get started and end up with every knife in the house pulled out, and thanks for the reminder its time lol

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:35 PM
  15. mike243 liked bacon_crazy510's post in the thread Yoder YS640.

    My Camp Chef has been very kind to me, and has help me create many, many fine meals. But it's time for an upgrade. Last weekend I...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:33 PM