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cooking 2 things at diffrent temp ... time advice needed

pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
edited November 2013 in EggHead Forum
I am cooking pork back  Ribs and Wings for Sunday and not sure the best way to do it .
Ribs should take  at least 3 hours cooking em low and slow and the Wings will take about 40min to 1 hour

I think i know the answer to this but always looking for some help and advice

thoughts ?


  • td66snrftd66snrf Posts: 1,296
    Sounds like a good excuse to get another egg.
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  • pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
    yes but this is an unrealistic option right now .
  • td66snrftd66snrf Posts: 1,296
    How about a multi level rack. The BGE grill extender is pretty reasonable. It's kind of a pain to use but it does work.
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  • pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
    i have one  but the ribs will be cooked at 225 where the wings will be at 350

    i think i figured out what to do .
    I will cook the ribs and then the wings and just have to put the bibs back on for the last  5-10 mins of the wing cook

  • DMWDMW Posts: 11,622
    Cook the ribs first and FTC them.
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  • pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
    sounds good !! i like that idea

    they would be good ftc'ed for a couple hours right ?
  • CanuggheadCanugghead Posts: 6,085
    turbo ribs at 325-350, with wings at the same time?
  • pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
    yeah i really have no need to turbo the ribs , so i dont think i will .
    I will ftc them and that should be perfect !!

  • LitLit Posts: 6,778
    Just a not ribs are gonna take more than 3 hours. Baby back at 250 from my experience usually got 4.5-5 hours and st Louis style usually a little longer.
  • pantsypantspantsypants Posts: 1,191
    hmm , Those ribs usually take me about 3 to 3.5 hours .

    do you use a rib rack ? ?
  • LitLit Posts: 6,778
    No rib rack just flat on the grate.
  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,622
    Cook the ribs, FTC 'em, crank up the heat and do the wings. Easy peasy.

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  • SSN686SSN686 Posts: 3,179



    Cook the wings at the same 225 to 250 with the will take about 1.5 to 2 hours, but they turn out just fine...I typically cook my wings at that temp (when I plan ahead that is)

    Have a GREAT day!


    Brandon, FL


  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,973
    @Griffin.. "easy peasy"?... From a Texan?
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