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Camping with Small....Multiple Cooks

We went camping this weekend at Black Rock Park at Lake Buchanon Texas. I brought the small and had fun egging while we camped.

Friday night was chicken tacos; started with a spatchcock chicken season with Tsunami Spin.

Saturday breakfast was chicken quesadillas with leftover chicken.

Lunch was streak sandwiches; seasoned the steaks wit Claude's. Due to hunger (beer?), failed to get a before photo.

Dinner was pulled pork. Used a pork rub from the elf exchange. Pulled pork came out great, and I was impressed with how well the small did in a long slow cook.

LBGE & SBGE.  Central Texas.  
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Comments

  • Looks like a real good time and eats had by all!! BTW - what kind of drip pan you using with the Small Woo? All the ones I have found are just a tad to tall once I get an airspace between the pan and stone.

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    2008 -Large BGE. 2013- Small BGE and 2015 - Mini. Henderson, Ky.
  • TUTTLE871TUTTLE871 Posts: 1,316
    Looks awesome. Been debating on the small or mini for my outdoor adventures.

    I didn't know you could get camping tents with wooden doors.

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

    LARGE BGE DALLAS TX.

  • HotchHotch Posts: 1,527
    How was the lake level?

     "You’re not a real Texan till you’ve been kicked out of every decent state in America." - Joe Bob Briggs

    LBGE, Mini BGE and R&V Fryer

    Prosper TX

    And your are correct, Texas Red has no Beans



  • CPARKTXCPARKTX Posts: 1,104
    @mattman3969 - I have the rig, stone and drip pan from Ceramic Grill Store...but I didn't use the drip pan, I just covered the stone with foil. @tuttle871 - we usually tent camp, but with a 2 year old and 4 month old we did a primitive cabin, and I have to say...it was pretty sweet.
    LBGE & SBGE.  Central Texas.  
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 16,504
    Real nice
    Salado TX Egg Family: 2 Large and a very well used Mini, just added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • CPARKTXCPARKTX Posts: 1,104
    @hotch the lake was low but not crazy low like Travis. The cabins were "lakefront", the lake is usually right there but was now a 150 yard walk away.
    LBGE & SBGE.  Central Texas.  
  • jaydub58jaydub58 Posts: 1,769
    @CPARKTX, some pretty good looking "assistant cooks" you got there!  ;)
    John in the Willamette Valley of Oregon
  • HotchHotch Posts: 1,527
    Am I correct that there are no bathrooms in the cabins?

     "You’re not a real Texan till you’ve been kicked out of every decent state in America." - Joe Bob Briggs

    LBGE, Mini BGE and R&V Fryer

    Prosper TX

    And your are correct, Texas Red has no Beans



  • CPARKTXCPARKTX Posts: 1,104
    @hotch - correct, the cabins are small, but have A/C and air. No bathrooms but there were clean facilities about 50 yards away
    LBGE & SBGE.  Central Texas.  
  • tjvtjv Posts: 3,354
    sounds like a fun time had by all. 

     I've always wondered why the newpaper guys never put a paper stand in front of centralized facility buildings......seems like a no brainer to me.......lol

    t
    www.ceramicgrillstore.com ACGP, Inc.
  • HotchHotch Posts: 1,527

    This one will be on my short list of places to go and hang out.

    Thanks,

     "You’re not a real Texan till you’ve been kicked out of every decent state in America." - Joe Bob Briggs

    LBGE, Mini BGE and R&V Fryer

    Prosper TX

    And your are correct, Texas Red has no Beans



  • This post makes the argument for a small for sure
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 7,130
    Inspirational! Filing this away for future reference. Sounds like a nice campsite too.

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • bud812bud812 Posts: 1,460
    tjv said:
    sounds like a fun time had by all. 

     I've always wondered why the newpaper guys never put a paper stand in front of centralized facility buildings......seems like a no brainer to me.......lol

    t
    I go camping to get away from the real world for a few days, no radio,no tv, no news. Just sayin. :)>-

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

    Large & Small BGE

    Stockton Ca.

  • RACRAC Posts: 1,526
    Look's like you had a great time. We will be heading out in the RV next weekend and taking the small

    Ricky

    Spring, TX

  • txav8rtxav8r Posts: 153
    What does the small weigh?  I might have enjoyed that with the boat...that I just sold.
    Just far enough north of DFW to be "rural"...and close enough to be urban, depending on my mood.
  • CPARKTXCPARKTX Posts: 1,104
    @txav8r sold my boat last month, bitter sweet. Don't know exact weight (go to the biggreenegg.com website for specs), but I'll comment that it isn't so much the weight as the fact that it is pretty awkward...you'll see a lot of people here that have the Egg Carten to make transporting easier.
    LBGE & SBGE.  Central Texas.  
  • Where did you get the Egg Carten?
    SBGE December 2012 •  XLBGE December 2013 •  Yoder YS640 July
    Location: Jasper, Georgia

  • Solson005Solson005 Posts: 1,910
    Looks like a great weekend! Camping with the egg always makes for a good time in my book! =D>
    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. 
  • CPARKTXCPARKTX Posts: 1,104
    @jtippers contact Scott Lewis at slewis87@msn.com
    LBGE & SBGE.  Central Texas.  
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