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Fish on BGE

nineeenineee Posts: 41
edited February 2012 in EggHead Forum

I cooked fish last night and potatoes in an iron skillet.  The fish was Alaskan Pollock and I thought it was a little too delicate for the grill.  But I'm trying to get experience.  Next time I'll try salmon. Has anyone actually smoked fish on the BGE and what kind of fish did you use? nineee

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  • nineeenineee Posts: 41
    Oops.  I forgot to mention the second picture is mango salsa.
  • I've done all kinds of fish. For the less firm types I use parchment on the grill

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504

    mahi-mahi is always good

     

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    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Dayum, Mickey,  that looks great !!  What kind of topping do you have on it?

    The meat looks delicate.  Can you compare it to red snapper?  I've never had mahi mahi before.


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    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious

  • Gary,

    Closer to sea bass. It used to be called dolphin

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504

    Gary it's just Flipper (not).... It is very good on the grill or fried. It is one of few I will buy over snapper. I use Bad Byron's Jubilee on all seafood and might have chopped some very fine japalapenos.

    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Ok Mr. right on the dot...it used to be called dolphin fish

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    Steven (Gary butt out) I sure wish you could make it down our way in Mid March. Lot's of your friends will be here and we will put Gary way off to one side :bz
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • We will be away that week on holidays but I will try my best next year. Going to try and get some Bomba to you to share around at the fest.

     

    Steve

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • Huh?  There's something going on in mid-March?

    :O
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    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious

  • I've smoked salmon before.. Smoked at 180 with alder wood.. Best I've ever had!
  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 5,583
    Mickey loves some Eggfest no doubt. His neighbors told me he is already walking around his yard in his kilt and boots, practicing cooks, etc. I feel like the few of us you haven't invited should feel left out, Mickey. :-\"
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
  • Mickey ordered a special mini-kilt for the event or so I have been told

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    Chubbs you go to the top of the invite list. Please come to Texas my friend. We have 2 guys riding m/c's from PA to get here (last year and this year). Also from Mexico. and Calf.... So, how far are you?
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 5,583
    Never been to Texas before. I am in South Carolina. My wife lived in Austin before we started dating. Texas is definitely on my list of places to go. I was just messing with you. Not this year my friend. I have my first baby on the way so hanging out on my porch with the egg until then....
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504

    First congrates on that Baby. Small world, we are only 45 miles north of Austin. See you next year and don't pay any mind to Village Idot (he is very old and we help him a lot just getting back home).

    =))
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • Love salmon.  I like to dry rub, the wifey likes to cure with Dichicko's garlic peri-peri.
    Pasquali Luciano
    Buon appetito to all the BGE family
    XLBGE, LBGE, MBGE and lots of toys

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