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  1. sempersmoke

    Quick holding question...

    Thanks all...
  2. sempersmoke

    Quick holding question...

    Butts just came off at 1045. Probed like butter. I guess I will put them in a cooler till about noon. Pull them. Then put the oven on warm at hold them at 150 til 4.
  3. sempersmoke

    Quick holding question...

    Goes to 180
  4. sempersmoke

    Quick holding question...

    Hey guys. Quick holding question. I did an overnight pork butt smoke for my friends daughter's small grad party. Doesn't start til 4pm. It's 10 am now. I've heard people say they have held them in a cooler for up to 4 hours resting. They cooked a little faster than I hoped. They are...
  5. sempersmoke

    Fathers Day Pig Shots...

    Some yummy pig shots.....
  6. sempersmoke

    First cook in the books....

    Louisana 7 series. Its great when it works...lol. it's throwing error codes again. Probably need a new temp sensor. And yes, it's the XL 1400. Love the space. Really well constructed. I've been wanting a recteq for over a decade. Finally pulled the trigger after the other smoker acted up again.
  7. sempersmoke

    First cook in the books....

    I may do that next time
  8. sempersmoke

    First cook in the books....

    First cook done. Not my best, but not bad either. Chicken thighs and baked beans. Baked beans were awesome. Thighs were just ok. Not as jucy as usual and skin was not as crisp as usual. PID is still learning and overshot a bit at first but it settled in. Definitely need some more cooks to get...
  9. sempersmoke

    It has arrived.

    All assembled and burning in. Hooked to to wifi easily.
  10. sempersmoke

    It has arrived.

    The new smoker has arrived. Now the work begins, starting with moving it...lol. can't wait to put this in service.
  11. sempersmoke

    Hello....Again

    Hi all, Greetings from Michigan. Well not new technically, I have been on a long break. Returning to the forums after several years. I have and have had several kinds of smokers, electric, propane, kamado, offset, and pellet. But after my Louisana vertical pellet failed yet again, I decided...
  12. sempersmoke

    How far in advance can I smoke cheese?

    Cool. Thanks guys. I was gonna wrap individual pieces then place several wrapped pieces in one vac bag and seal to mellow. Should i seal them separately? Any recommendations on cheeses for gifts? 
  13. sempersmoke

    How far in advance can I smoke cheese?

    Hi all. I want to smoke some cheese for Christmas and give some out as gifts to family. How far in advance can I smoke the cheese? I happen to be on vacation this week and thought it may be a good time but Christmas is still a ways out. Too early yet? The weather is perfect right now. Upper 30s...
  14. sempersmoke

    What's your occupation?

    Police Officer in Southeast Michigan.
  15. sempersmoke

    Traeger pellets in AMNPS?

    Thanks for the info. Todds pellets are great, but its nice to know if you need pellets in a pinch the trager or other brands work well. Trust me, Todd hasn't seen the last of my money .... Thinking about putting 2 pellet smokers in my Warming cabinet smoker build. Haven't decided yet. still in...
  16. sempersmoke

    New Limited Edition Thermapen... Donate to Wounded Warrior Fund

    They have new limited edition Thermapens out. if you purchase the limited edition version they donate $9.00 to the Wounded Warrior Fund, http://www.thermoworks.com/products/thermapen/      I friggin just bought an orange one last week.... Great cause and Christmas is coming up..... 
  17. sempersmoke

    Greetings from Michigan...

    Thank you all for the very warm welcome. I mean it. Great site, great group, lots of experience and information to learn from.......
  18. sempersmoke

    This is new a GOSM users group.

    GOSM BB owner here. Love it, but I gotta babysit it to watch that temp. 
  19. sempersmoke

    Happy 236th birthday Marines!

    Hats off to your stepfather NWDave. WWII Pacific Theatre was some hardcore stuff. I spent my first duty station in Okinawa and met several WWII vets there who shared some amazing stories.  That era of Americans truly is the greatest generation. I hope he has had the pleasure to see the WWII...
  20. sempersmoke

    Greetings from Michigan...

    Thank you all for the warm welcome. What a tremendous amount of information and knowledge from all of you here. 
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