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Fire ring

bigphilbigphil Posts: 1,389
Does anyone use the two each fire ring in their large big green egg and if so when ?
Large Big Green Egg , XL Big Green Egg . BBQ Guru, Weber Kettle, Weber Q grill for road trips.


  • ScottborasjrScottborasjr Posts: 3,178
    Not sure what you are discussing @bigphil. If you are talking about the added ceramic ring that is two or three inches thick my buddy has one and I think in the five years he's had his Egg we haven't used it when I've been at his place. I'm assuming it just creates a more raised direct so maybe we have used it but I've had a couple to many cocktails to notice.
    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. 
  • bigphilbigphil Posts: 1,389
    @Scottborasjr my bad with the typo yes i was referring to the two inch fire ring 
    Large Big Green Egg , XL Big Green Egg . BBQ Guru, Weber Kettle, Weber Q grill for road trips.
  • njlnjl Posts: 827
    I've never cooked without it...and in fact often put bricks on it to raise the cooking grid even higher.
  • ChezbobChezbob Posts: 7
    I add a second full fire ring when cooking Spatchcock chicken and will use it when cooking a big batch of wings.  It lets you get the wings nice and crispy.
  • bud812bud812 Posts: 1,478
    I bought one to raise my cooking grill higher then I found out about the Adj. Rig & haven't used it since.

    Not to get technical, but according to chemistry alcohol is a solution...

    Large & Small BGE

    Stockton Ca.

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