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Beginner in Virginia

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by dlowe, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. Interested in learning to smoke. Love to grill. Think this will be a great site.[​IMG]
  2. little smokey

    little smokey Smoking Fanatic

    This is an awesome site to learn on, Welcome aboard.  I learned everything I know here on this site because of the friendly people that are so helpful.  I am sure they have answered every question I have asked a million times but are never rude about answering one more time.  So tel us what are you going to be smoking with??  I have a MES I just upgraded to and I am enjoying the new machine.
  3. humdinger

    humdinger Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome dlowe. Glad to have you aboard.
  4. What part of VA?
  5. dougmays

    dougmays Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

    Welcome dlowe! As Little Smokey said, there are alot of great and knowledgable people on this forum! Don't hesitate to post any questions you may have and you'll likely get a reply very quickly!

    If you can update your profile so that your location will show up near your name. You'll be sure to find neighbors on here :)
  6. gary s

    gary s SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster OTBS Member

    [​IMG]Hello and welcome from East Texas. This is a great site, lots of information and great people that are willing to throw in their two cents worth on about anything   .........  Just let everyone what you want to smoke and I am sure you will get lots of help



  7. seenred

    seenred Legendary Pitmaster Group Lead OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard!  You'll find there are lots of friendly and knowledgeable folks here who genuinely enjoy helping one another.  Looking forward to your input, and just ask when you need anything...someone here will surely have the answer.

  8. I haven"t selected a smoker yet. I haven't been able to decide which one would be best for me. I was hoping to get enough information from this forum to be able to make an educated decision.
  9. Southwest Virginia-----Buchanan County
  10. disco

    disco Legendary Pitmaster OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome from Canada. [​IMG]

    I wish I had found this forum before I started smoking. I started last year and had little luck until I found this forum. It has turned smoking into an addiction that I love!

    I look forward to seeing your posts.

  11. Glad you joined the group. The search bar at the top of any page is your best friend.
    About anything you wanna know about smoking/grilling/curing/brining/cutting or slicing
    and the list goes on has probably been posted. Remember to post a QVIEW of your smokes.
    We are all smoke junkies here and we have to get our fix. If you have questions Post it
    and you will probably get 10 replies with 11 different answers. That is because their
    are so many different ways to make great Q We all have our own taste.

    Happy smoken.

  12. gary s

    gary s SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster OTBS Member

    Let everyone what you are going to smoke and you will get lots of help

  13. pgsmoker64

    pgsmoker64 Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

    Hello fellow Virginian,

    [​IMG]  to the SMF, the best BBQ site on the web.  Whatever you need to know about the fine art of BBQ you can find it right here, from recipes to technical knowledge.

    One thing you need to know about us is that we like to see pictures of your creations and your gear.  We call it Q-View and its basically the [​IMG]!!!

    So, don't just talk about your food, show it!  Otherwise you may get a gentle reminder, like this...

    [​IMG]   or this...[​IMG]

    Good Luck and Get Smokin'