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Some Flat Irons and a Ribeye (Pictures Included)

It's been sometime since we've had steaks here and after receiving some great news on a new career for myself yesterday my wife decided it was time for a surprise and delight with some steaks.

Rubbed the ribeye down with some cow lick and the flat irons with some raising the steaks.  For some reason the Cow Lick lacked the punch it normally has perhaps I didn't put enough on but you'll be able to tell from the picture if I did or not...

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Had the temp up to 550 or so and threw the thicker cuts on first

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Seared on the first side for about 2.5 minutes and flipped....Still wish I had my cast iron grates but that's on my agenda

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All of them off the grill and resting

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With a plated picture of the ribeye....It went a little over the temp I normally like it but it was still fantastic.  Slice of watermelon and some loaded tater tots (cheese, bacon and ranch)

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Overall an excellent meal and it was so good to have steak again but I still have to figure out why I felt the Cow Lick was lacking that punch it normally has.
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  • FoghornFoghorn Posts: 2,482
    That's a great meal. You are forgiven for your crime against the tots - for they are perfect and any toppings or additives just distracts one from their greatness.

    XL BGE, Klose BYC, ProQ Excel, Weber Kettle, Firepit, Grand Turbo gasser, and a portable Outdoor Gourmet gasser for tailgating

    San Antonio, TX

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  • Solson005Solson005 Posts: 1,907
    That looks good! I need to do steaks soon. 

    I've only used Cow Lick on burgers and the famous chili recipe. I will need to try it on steaks. 

    Congratulations on a new career news! Best of luck to you! 
    Large & Small BGE, CGW Two-Tier Swing Rack for BOTH EGGS, Spider for the Wok, eggCARTen & and Cedar Pergola my Eggs call home in Edmond, OK. 
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  • EddieK76EddieK76 Posts: 415
    Foghorn said:
    That's a great meal. You are forgiven for your crime against the tots - for they are perfect and any toppings or additives just distracts one from their greatness.
    Crime?  Hah, come on they have cheese and bacon on top of them.  I think anything with cheese and bacon on top of them makes the world a better place :)
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  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 6,920
    Congrats on the new career, Eddie! Steaks look great from here and I'd kill for some tots right now...especially with bacon and cheese. :D

    Richardson, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

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  • fletcherfamfletcherfam Posts: 873
    Congrats, what's the new job/career?
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  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    That plated picture is awsome !!  Rib eye looks perfect!
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  • EddieK76EddieK76 Posts: 415
    Congrats, what's the new job/career?
    Working as the head of customer support for a mobile app company which specializes in developing sports related apps for scouts, coaches, fans and anyone else who wants to use it.  Fantastic future with this company and I'm basically on the ground up....Been around for 2 years and they had 5k teams using the app and now they are at 90k teams.  They just developed one for basketball and will be moving on to other sports besides basketball and baseball.
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  • EddieK76EddieK76 Posts: 415
    That plated picture is awsome !!  Rib eye looks perfect!
    Thanks!
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