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new iowan

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by yummybbq, Dec 25, 2010.

  1. yummybbq

    yummybbq Newbie

    thought i'd introduce myself. my name's dan. really enjoy cooking food outside on the grill alot better than in the kitchen. i've been grilling for the past several years on a gas grill, but i've been wanting to get a smoker. well, i finally got got one; received it as a christmas gift today. really looking forward to using it.
  2. pineywoods

    pineywoods SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster Staff Member Administrator Group Lead OTBS Member OTBS Admin SMF Premier Member

    Dan welcome to SMF glad you joined us. Congrats on the new smoker. You'll find lots of good info and some great recipes here. Have fun and happy smoking
  3. meateater

    meateater Legendary Pitmaster SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. Glad to have you here. Lots of good folks, great recipes and knowledge. Looking forward to your first qview. [​IMG]
  4. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Epic Pitmaster OTBS Member SMF Premier Member


    First off Welcome Dan to SMF. You'll like it here for there are alot of really good folks here that would just love to help you with just about anything to do with smoking. Now there are alot of proven recipes for some amazing things here too. So if you need sign up for the E-Course it's free and it will give you the basics of smoking and some good methods to use also. So the next big thing for you to do is go out and get you something to smoke and if you happen to have any questions just post it here and we will be happy to answer them for you.

    Welcome To Your New Addiction  
  5. yummybbq

    yummybbq Newbie

    thanks for the welcome!

    i've got some pork loin in the freezer right now. i may smoke that some time this week since i've got the whole week off from work. now it's just the matter of what flavor of wood to use. i've got some hickory, mesquite, and maple; i think i might have some cherry wood as well.
  6. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Epic Pitmaster OTBS Member


    Welcome to SMF, Glad to have you with us.

    This is the place to learn, lots of good info and helpful friendly Members.

    For those of you new to Smoking, be sure to check out Jeff's 5 Day Smoking Basics eCourse.

    Click Here it's "FREE" ... 5 Day eCourseE
  7. dogcop1us

    dogcop1us Smoke Blower SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the forum!!!
  8. Welcolme 2 SMF dan, congrats on new smoker, smoke on
  9. jdt

    jdt Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    welcome from Des Moines
  10. richoso1

    richoso1 Legendary Pitmaster OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Hello Dan, and welcome to the SMF. Keep reading the forums, there is a lot of good information from great people who enjoy sharing good times. It's all good my friend. 
  11. arnie

    arnie Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome Dan.

    Glad to have another Iowan here
  12. SmokinAl

    SmokinAl SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Welcome Dan, Congrats on the new smoker.
  13. Hope to see some Q-View of you breaking it in... Welcome to SMF
  14. yummybbq

    yummybbq Newbie

    again, thanks to all for the welcome. JDT-- i also hail from des moines.
  15. Welcome from Minnesota and I must say I sure enjoy Des Moines area. Great Food (BBQ) and a fun place to be.I was working in the Des Moines area for 3 months (2nd & university) and got to see and meet some great folks. I ate "Q" at Jethrows ,Boss Hogs,Sambetty's and Smokey D's.(SD's my favorite so far) Some fun bars too Sambetty's ,Miller High Life,Duck tails,Granite city. What a great place to explore. This is another great place to explore and learn a bunch Welcome from Bill & Crew