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Yet another sucker!

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by zimmzala, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. zimmzala

    zimmzala Newbie

    Hi all,

     After years of enjoying a great BBQ, and telling the fiance that we had to have an offset smoker she broke down and got me one for Christmas. A Char Broil American gourmet deluxe. So that led me here, while I love smoked meats and fishes, I have to admit I don't have any experience doing it. I am hoping to learn a lot here. Hve a good day all.
  2. les3176

    les3176 Master of the Pit

    welcome to smf zimma,there is alot of info here so read read read! good luck to ya
  3. scarbelly

    scarbelly Epic Pitmaster OTBS Member

    Welcome to SMF. You will find lots of great info here to help you for sure. Congrats on the new toy 
  4. Bearcarver

    Bearcarver SMF Hall of Fame Pitmaster Group Lead OTBS Member

    Welcome Zim!

    I can't help you with that offset, but there's some guys on this forum who can make those things talk.

    They'll be putting you on the right track for sure!

  5. raptor700

    raptor700 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    welcome to SMF Zim, I have 3 offsets myself. If you need advice I would be glad to help.
  6. 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]
  7. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Epic Pitmaster OTBS Member SMF Premier Member


    First off Welcome Zimm to SMF. You have come to the right place then. 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    
  8. SmokinAl

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

    Plenty of knowledgeable people here to help. Welcome, & make sure you enroll in the E-course. It will give you the basics.
  9. papagreer

    papagreer Meat Mopper

    Welcome to the forum. You can find all the info you need to turn out successful smokes and be a god to the family and friends. Just be ready to be the one nominated to cook all the time [​IMG]  Congrats on the new toy and dont for get to take the E-Course.

  10. 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
  11. zimmzala

    zimmzala Newbie

    Thanks for welcomes! Well its 19 degrees here in Michigan so I figured today seemed like a great day to season the ole girl, yes I decided it is a girl. I figure it will be as temperamental as one so it must be one. I also figured I better get it seasoned now and put a couple of things through it as I have people coming over in two and half weeks for a mid winter blues party! We will be pretending its not cold out, yeah right. Thanks again all, and yes I have signed up and have read the e-course well worth it.

  12. Welcome sucka! Theres one of us born every minute.