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Smokin' in the Snow!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by meowey, Oct 21, 2006.

  1. meowey

    meowey Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member


    We got our first snow of the season yesterday. There were about 4 hours last evening when it was not safe to drive. It was that heavy, wet s#!t that makes the roads very greasy. The real bad thing is that it seems like everyone has forgotten how to drive in snow. (We do that here for about 5 months a year.)

    Anyway, I though I'd snap a pic of the smoker doing it's thing. I'm smoking Dutch's Wicked Beans for a charity fundraiser that I smoked the pork for last weekend. (see http://www.smokingmeatforums.com/viewtopic.php?t=2224 )

    Thin blue with snow background


    Ambient air temp is about 30F. The smoker is having no trouble keeping 225-240F.

    Hope you all have a great, smokey day!

    Take care, have fun, and do good!


  2. buzzard

    buzzard Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    i miss the snow. let me give you my address so you can send me a sample of the wicked beans!!!
  3. bob-bqn

    bob-bqn Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Can't say that I miss the snow....that is a beautiful picture but just looking at it makes me cold. [​IMG]
  4. vulcan75001

    vulcan75001 Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member


    Nice picture...but very depressing...a fate which I do not cherrish the arrival of at my door...but as they say...You can't fool Mother Nature...

  5. monty

    monty Master of the Pit Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Heya, Meowey!

    I'm so damned jealous it isn't funny! Come winter I have to work like a dawg! Exactly what I was doing Friday night! Cannot wait to pull the plug on full time employment and enjoy winter again! Coming soon!

    Somehow nothing beats having a few friends over for some winter fun and good food.

  6. bwsmith_2000

    bwsmith_2000 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    I'm with Bob-BQN ..... great picture and I'll bet some mighty fine chow. But I get cold just looking at it. I guess I've been in the beautiful Florida sunshine too long.
  7. mrgrumpy

    mrgrumpy Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    I like the first fall of the year.... everything looks so crisp and fresh... an inch of snow is enough for me... all year long. We don't get much, but we do get some... the worst is the ice. We seem to get more of that than snow.

    And of all the 32 yrs in Fl, I remember it snowing twice. And that was in central Fl too.

  8. cheech

    cheech Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Ahhhh yeah it is that time of year again. We just got a dusting of snow yesterday and they tell me more is to come
  9. dionysus

    dionysus Meat Mopper OTBS Member

    That's why I love the west coast. If I want snow I can go to it, it's up in the mountains where it belongs.