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travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,681
edited June 2013 in EggHead Forum
Look at what Travis found.

Choice CAB brisket for $1.77 a lb. it's like that at all Texas Heb. I think imageimageimage
Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
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  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,947
    edited June 2013
    I'll be heading to HEB tomorrow.  Thanks for the heads up.

    (cute little PFC you got there).
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    Gateway to the Hill Country

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  • Get going, I want to see the results. 
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  • _BR__BR_ Posts: 42
    WOW! That is nice. 

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  • ChubbsChubbs Posts: 3,960
    Jealous
    Columbia, SC --- LBGE 2011 -- MINI BGE 2013
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  • cbr0011cbr0011 Posts: 85
    That's awesome
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  • LDRLDR Posts: 176

    Be careful - you might get into a bit of trouble if you toss that middle one onto the egg.

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  • MickeyMickey Posts: 15,464
    Now you pay attention to what in the basket goes on your egg! Don't be having your drink on when loading that Egg.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max +++ 5th Salado EggFest is March 14, 2015 http://saladoeggheadgathering.blogspot.com

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  • PacuarePacuare Posts: 73
    I am definitely jealous. I can't easily find packers where we live now in Maryland. We are moving this summer to the Plano area and I was disappointed to find out that there aren't regular HEBs that far north.
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  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 5,384
    You should try the Travis style.  I hear it is really good. 


    Which came first the chicken or the egg?  I egged the chicken and then I ate his leg wing. 
    2014 Wing King's Apprentice
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  • SpaightlabsSpaightlabs Posts: 619
    He shoots, he SCOOOOOOOOORES. Nice action.
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  • Mama RoneckMama Roneck Posts: 346
    Jealous!  No chance of seeing anything like those in the suburbs of NYC.  
    Mamaroneck
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  • 4Runner4Runner Posts: 1,388
    edited June 2013
    Wow.  How many ## in your cart?

    @chubbs - I'm in Columbia too.
    Joe - I'm a reformed gasser-holic aka 4Runner Columbia, SC Wonderful BGE Resource Site: http://www.nakedwhiz.com/ceramicfaq.htm and http://www.nibblemethis.com/
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  • TUTTLE871TUTTLE871 Posts: 1,316
    From the looks of that picture it looks like that little guy in the back found it and you are jealous of him.

    "Hold my beer and watch this S##T!"

    LARGE BGE DALLAS TX.

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  • hapsterhapster Posts: 6,024
    Nice find... enjoy!
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  • DuganboyDuganboy Posts: 1,118
    @travisstrick  make sure you read those instructions and don't try something crazy like onions and beer and stuff ;)
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  • The Cen-Tex SmokerThe Cen-Tex Smoker Posts: 12,048
    edited June 2013
    I got 4 of them as well but the Bee Cave HEB did not have them. They did have prime for $3.97 so I got 2 of those too. I thknk I have a problem. I was told that the North Region of HEB is the one running the deal so it starts at the 620/2222 HEB and goes north from there. Cazzy got skunked in SA today and my HEB, just 10 miles from 620/2222 had not heard anything about it and was running a sale on prime. 

    CAB Brisket for $1.77 is the best brisket deal I have ever seen. Anyone in N. Austin and north should grab as many as you can and freeze them. Frozen CAB is better than most choice briskets out there. 

    I had to buy a freaking freezer to hold them :))

    seriously, these brisket are $50 CHEAPER EACH than the choice briskets I bought at whole foods last week and they are every bit as good. 







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  • Look at what Travis found. Choice CAB brisket for $1.77 a lb. it's like that at all Texas Heb. I think imageimageimage
    don't cook the one with feet!



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  • 4Runner4Runner Posts: 1,388
    What is HEB?
    Joe - I'm a reformed gasser-holic aka 4Runner Columbia, SC Wonderful BGE Resource Site: http://www.nakedwhiz.com/ceramicfaq.htm and http://www.nibblemethis.com/
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  • 4Runner said:
    What is HEB?
    If you have to ask, you don't have them :)).

    It's our local grocery chain that covers half of TX and I think a few cities in LA. 





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  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,947
    4Runner said:
    What is HEB?
    Classify this under "More Than I Wanted To Know".

    H.E.B. stands for Howard E. Butt, the founder of the grocery chain.  It started in Corpus Christi.  Until a few years ago, it was generally thought of as a second tier chain, but they have really upped the quality.  They also started the Central Market stores, a real upscale (yuppie) grocery store.  The large cities in Texas have one, maybe two, of these stores.
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    Gateway to the Hill Country

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  • SmokinDAWG82SmokinDAWG82 Posts: 1,704
    At that price I might have to drive to Texas
    LBGE
    Go Dawgs! - Marietta, GA
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  • cazzycazzy Posts: 6,720
    edited June 2013

    At that price I might have to drive to Texas

    Lol...no kidding. I'm pretty sad I couldn't score 1. I pay $4.49 for CAB at my butcher.
    Just a hack that makes some shitty BBQ...
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  • MrCookingNurseMrCookingNurse Posts: 3,875
    Great score!


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    LBGE & SBGE (big momma and pat)
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  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,902
    Hard to find packers here, especially at that price.

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

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  • GK59GK59 Posts: 482
    All meat and no potatoes

    Smitty's Kid's BBQ

    Bay City,MI

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  • What are potatoes?



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  • shtgunal3shtgunal3 Posts: 2,902
    If any of you Texas boys got my name in the rub and sauce exchange, feel free to pack me a couple of those briskest in a Yeti cooler with dry ice and send my way.

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

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  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 4,681
    One store had about 50 briskets. 20 or so were the cab for $1.77. It's hard work in central Texas.
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
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  • mrosenermrosener Posts: 20
    Several months ago HEB had packers for $0.97 per pound.  But $1.77 is pretty good.
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  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 26,923
    Travis, I'll give you 4 colourful Canadian dollars per pound

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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