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Dutch Oven cooking on the BGE

GrillCrazyGrillCrazy Posts: 8
edited 5:27AM in EggHead Forum
Hello & Merry Christmas Everyone[p]I am a newbie and looking to see - HOW - to use the BGE & a Dutch oven. I'm sure there are some recipes out there - I'm curious if coals are added on top (?) - Is the Lid is Closed - ? & what temp ranges-(?). I did do a BGE google search from the Archives of this forum. I guess searching topics withing the archives is quite difficult unless you read each one. I would appreciate it if anyone of you has some WEBLINKS on this or some personal eggsperience using a Dutch Oven on the BGE. [p]Thanking each of you in Advance.[p]GrillCrazy


  • GrillCrazy,
    Easiest way is to just set your dutch oven on your grate and cook away. You don't need the lid because the dome to your egg will ack as one. Just get your egg to what temp you wanted to cook. Hope this helps.

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    <p />GrillCrazy,
    I generally use mine without the lid and temps about 350 dome.[p]This is chicken and dumplings ala Elder Ward. It came out very well

  • Rusty Rooster,[p]Thank-You --"C" and "Rusty Rooster"
    PS - "C" -- because I liked your PIC so well- I will do Chicken & Dumplings first ![p]Have a Very Merry Christmas ![p]GrillCrazy

  • mb168mb168 Posts: 265
    GrillCrazy,[p]If you use the lid, you may boil over too.
  • BENTEBENTE Posts: 8,337
    since no one else has given you a link HERE you go...[p]i have had a dutch oven for a little over 2 months and they helped me with a recepie or two....[p]
    happy eggin

    happy eggin


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  • GrillCrazy,[p]You have email.[p]I just sent you a Dutch Oven Beef Stew Egg recpie.[p]If you are interested I will forward a pot roast recpie also.[p]Kent
  • Ron_LRon_L Posts: 163
    Grandpas Grub,
    Could I bother you for copies of both the stew and pot roast recipes? (I'm pretty sure that my e-mail addy is in my profile. If not let me know.[p]Thanks and Happy Holidays![p]...ron

  • Ron_L,[p]Just saw the post and will send this out in a few minutes.[p]Merry Christmas,

  • Grandpas Grub,
    YES! Hope I can get it too? I love dutch cooking!

  • Bluegillman,[p]You have email.
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