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Lets do this again but with a little twist.

Mini vs Small 

Yea I know there has been a thousand threads with this same discussion. 

What I want y'all to do is talk me into a Mini. I have a Large now and love it. I really only want another egg to cook on day to day. Something that does not take as long to heat up. Everything I read tells me that I should go for a Small as my second egg. I really want another one but I'm not sure my budget is going to allow a Small. If I went with a Mini am I going to regret it and wish I got the small.? What are some of the things that you can use a Mini for other than just grilling and searing? 

I mainly just cook for me and my wife right now. Mostly burger, chicken breast, pork chops and steak.

Is a Mini that great and useful?
Jeff from Winston-Salem, NC  - LBGE


  • jhl192jhl192 Posts: 946
    I am an XL and Medium guy but for what you need it for a mini looks like a match. Plus it's portable.
    XL BGE; Medium BGE; L BGE 
  • I'd go small, the mini is really mini. But hey, that's just me.
    Cherry Hill, NJ
  • TN_EggerTN_Egger Posts: 257
    Large and a small work for me.  And as SoB said...the mini really is pretty mini.

    Monteagle, TN

    one large and one small

  • Cm23Cm23 Posts: 114
    I have a large and a mini, love the mini for weekday dinners. Heats up fast and uses very little lump.
    2 Large, 1Mini -- Shenandoah, TX
  • tcampbelltcampbell Posts: 646
    Cm23 is right you'll love the mini its fast to heat up low lump use and cooks great but the small is a great cooker but get the mini.
  • Mini: Have one, love it and use it more than my 2 large eggs. It hits temp fast. You can cook everything on it. Affordable. Just a smaller version of all the bigger ones. You can pick it up without busting a nut.

    the city above Toronto - Noodleville wtih 2 Large 1 Mini

  • SkinnyVSkinnyV Posts: 2,894
    Mini was my first egg....bought a large to go with it.
    Seattle, WA
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