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broke in the AR

caneggercanegger Posts: 540
edited April 2013 in EggHead Forum
Did my first cook with the AR. Went with @SmokeyPitt sugestion and went on the naked whiz site. Did a spatchcock chicken nothing on it then underneath it was potatoes with peppers and onion and garlic. It was awesome.

Comments

  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    That looks good -- how big was that chicken?
  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 3,608
    I want an AR so bad.

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     LBGE,SBGE, and a Mini makes three......Sweet home Alabama........ Stay thirsty my friends .

  • caneggercanegger Posts: 540
    @Charle tuna it was around a 4 and a half lbs.
    @shtgunal3 I recommend just getting it. I waited but finally did it and I love it
  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    I need a three level cooking surface for my large egg.  I presently have the three tiered BGE grid, but i don't like the center post because i want to cook pans of veggies and also have the ability to remove them during the cook???
  • caneggercanegger Posts: 540
    @Charlie tuna I would look into the AR they have some good stuff that might work for you. Check out the web site at ceramicgrillstore.com
  • ScottborasjrScottborasjr Posts: 3,414
    I know I'm beating a dead horse but after you look at all of the amazing things on the ceramicgrillstore.com website actually call them and talk to Tom.  He will help you get exactly what will work for the types of cooks you intend to do.
    I raise my kids, cook and golf.  When work gets in the way I'm pissed, I'm pissed off 48 weeks a year.
    Inbetween Iowa and Colorado, not close to anything remotely entertaining outside of football season. 
  • Solson005Solson005 Posts: 1,911
    Looks good! Off and running with the multi-level cook!
    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. 
  • caneggercanegger Posts: 540
    edited April 2013
    @Solson005 ya jump in and go and hope for the best. Had to show SWMBO if was worth it. And for the record it worked
  • sticks88sticks88 Posts: 94
    Newbie here.What's an AR?

    XL BGE and Pellet smoker

  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,548
    edited April 2013
    sticks88 said:

    Newbie here.What's an AR?


    @sticks88

    Adjustable rig.

    From ceramicgrillstore.com
  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 8,705
    Awesome cook!  Those veggies look great basted in all that yummy chicken fat. 

    <homer> Mmmmmmmmm.  Chicken Fat. </homer>


    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg. 

  • tazcrashtazcrash Posts: 1,851
    OK, My BGE had been packed too long for the move. Those first 2 pics are real food porn.
    New phrase: Spread chicken?  
    Bx - > NJ ->TX!!! 
    All to get cheaper brisket! 
  • caneggercanegger Posts: 540
    tazcrash said:
    OK, My BGE had been packed too long for the move. Those first 2 pics are real food porn.
    New phrase: Spread chicken?  
    I like it
    :))
  • J_QueJ_Que Posts: 217
    I've been holding off on the AR for some time now but my b day is coming up and I think I'm going to have to put it on the list.
    I knew all the rules, but the rules did not know me.
  • Greeno55Greeno55 Posts: 621
    edited April 2013
    I've had mine a few months, and it's used for almost every cook. Also, my spide seldom leaves the Egg. I love raised direct, and reverse sear for so many things. In fact, I just ordered the grid extender with sliding grid and an extral oval one today. Multiple ribs, butts, or anything will be so easy now. If you're reading this thread and still flip flopping. JUST BUY IT!!! :D
    LBGE (2012), MiniMax (2014), and too many Eggcessories to list.  - Sudbury, Ontario
  • hapsterhapster Posts: 7,420
    Risking a punch in the face from the boss... I am just about to pull the trigger on both an AR and a Swing Rack.

    Thinking my next egg is almost going to have to be a Large so I can share / store accessories

    :))
  • ScottborasjrScottborasjr Posts: 3,414
    That would be a great thing Hap, hopefully you can pull a punch from the boss.
    =))
    I raise my kids, cook and golf.  When work gets in the way I'm pissed, I'm pissed off 48 weeks a year.
    Inbetween Iowa and Colorado, not close to anything remotely entertaining outside of football season. 
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