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Fire for hot sear

GrumpaGrumpa Posts: 861
edited 11:30AM in EggHead Forum
Hello Egg Friends,[p]When making a fire for a hot sear for steak, I have no trouble getting the egg to 750. Should I put the steak on when it hits 750 and there is lots of flame or should I wait until the flame dies down? If I let the flame go down the temp seems to drop to about 650. Don't I want it as hot as possible?[p]Thanks,
Bob

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  • BordelloBordello Posts: 5,926
    Bob,
    You will get different opinions but I sear at about 550. At those temps you will have flames, just go for it. You do know about the Flashback don't you????? If not please check the link.[p]Regards,
    New Bob

    [ul][li]Flashback/The Naked Whiz's site[/ul]
  • SigmoreSigmore Posts: 621
    Bob, Yes to the fire and flames. Will be the best yah ever had.

  • GrumpaGrumpa Posts: 861
    sigmore,
    So the heck with the flames? Just throw the steak on?[p]Thanks,
    Bob

  • SigmoreSigmore Posts: 621
    Bob, It will just sear it. It will get a little char, but it's all good. The inside will be perfect.

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