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My father in laws take on the egg

o man....and tonight he wants to do steaks the same way.


  • DMWDMW Posts: 7,830
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    Morgantown, PA

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  • yzziyzzi Posts: 1,793
    Haha, he's having trouble getting over the mentality of "hey, isn't grilling supposed to be over massive flare ups with lots of lighter fluid"?
    Dunedin, FL
  • grege345grege345 Posts: 3,502
    Way to keep it difficult
    LBGE& SBGE———————————————•———————– Pennsylvania / poconos

  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,091
    That is wrong on soooooooooooo many levels...
  • HotchHotch Posts: 1,650

    Does he really need a BGE for this?

    Seems he could just light it up on the patio or driveway.

     "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

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  • calikingcaliking Posts: 7,316
    I'm confused... what's the benefit from doing it his way?

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  • Sayonara gasket! If the flames don't get it, the concrete blocks will! That's messed up!


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  • Doc_EggertonDoc_Eggerton Posts: 4,563

    My brain hurts.


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  • He's got himself an $800 burn barrel.
    Centennial, CO
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  • SmokeyPittSmokeyPitt Posts: 7,549
    If raised direct is good...then super-duper-raised direct must be super-duper good. 

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

  • So he can hang a second grid under the top level for a two level cook? Brilliant!
    Well, "spa-Peggy" is kind of like spaghetti. I'm not sure what Peggy does different, if anything. But it's the one dish she's kind of made her own.
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  • stlcharcoalstlcharcoal Posts: 1,531

    Chain link fencing as the grill grate would complete this setup.  Oh, and some ketchup to bring out the flavor in them there steaks.

  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 11,860
    That looks like a slightly cheaper version of this:

  • gerhardkgerhardk Posts: 848
    So does he have a temperature control device??

  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 7,273
    gerhardk said:
    So does he have a temperature control device??

    Probably the garden hose. That is definitely considered Caveman.
    Delta B.C. - Vee-Gan: old Indian word for poor hunter. 
  • Ow that is what I call "Raised Direct". Haaaa!
  • StoogieStoogie Posts: 62
    I was just asked if everything was all right.  Why?  Because I opened this thread, saw the picture and said loudly "AAHHH!!!"
    Large BGE

    Neenah, WI
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 14,947

    Taking raised direct to anutha level
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • busmaniabusmania Posts: 329

    Yeah, im still scratching my head but you know the saying..."choose your battles".


    I must say though, the chops were pretty damn good.

  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 7,604
    Nothing like the right eggcessories for the job...
    Louisville   L & S BGEs 
  • whiskey...


    Chicago, Illinois

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  • EggoMaticEggoMatic Posts: 130
    This has to be photoshopped right? Please say yes........
    LBGE Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • bicktravbicktrav Posts: 467
    You have to admire the ingenuity.  Pretty awesome!
    Southern California
  • That is one of the best things I have seen on the forum.  YES haha!!!


    Columbia, SC

  • Chris_WangChris_Wang Posts: 1,253
    edited October 2013
    Smh as the kids say

    Ball Ground, GA

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  • ibandaibanda Posts: 460
    I guess he's not happy unless he sees a big roaring flame burning everything up!
    "Bacon tastes gooood, pork chops taste gooood." - Vincent Vega, Pulp Fiction
    Small and Large BGE in Oklahoma City.
  • Hungry JoeHungry Joe Posts: 1,200
    edited October 2013

    I hope your wife takes after her mother.


    Quick, go out and buy a weber and paint it green.

  • stlcharcoalstlcharcoal Posts: 1,531
    edited October 2013
    henapple said:
    Taking raised direct to anutha level
    I really miss that much better than SNL.  Thanks for the memories though.  :((
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