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First butt on its way

rosrosrosros Posts: 408
edited 8:44AM in EggHead Forum
I have a 3.5lb butt in a large egg. Letting the guru do its magic. Loaded the lump, used a charcoal chimney to lite a few coals, scattered some mesquite, put on placesetter-drip pan, grill, put the butt on a rack, attached dome probe to v rack at meat level, meat probe to meat, closed the lid. Guru is doing its thing. Fan ran full blast until dome temp reached--overshot by 2degrees, fan is off and its smoking. I kept ramp mode off on the guru so the meat temp would rise to 200 without interuption. Unfortunately still working with bbq guru on getting the cyber to talk to the lap top. Will use a thermo bag to hold the butt once its done (similar to those bags pizza delivery uses).

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Comments

  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    Whoops, wrong picture. Here is the correct one.

    firstbutt001.jpg
  • HossHoss Posts: 14,600
    SWEET! ;)
  • Awesome. Take pics and post when it's done. I love your yard.

    Faith
    Tampa, FL
    Happily egging on my original large BGE since 1996... now the owner of 6 eggs. Call me crazy, everyone else does!
  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    3 hours into the cook, dome 260, pit 238, food 148; time to do some yard work and shopping for more food. Fellow eggers pics making me mo hungry.
  • EddieMacEddieMac Posts: 423
    Good luck! Looks like you're on your way to BGE Perfection!! Looks like NASA with all the high-tech goodies you've got working there! Enjoy!

    Eddiemac
  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    Thanks for the compliment. Spend a lot of time in the garden, have 4 separate beds back there. Can't beat slo smoking and yard working at the same time.
  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    dome 250, pit 239, food 166 at plateau for last couple hrs
  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    dome 260, pit 237, food 170...finally advancing past plateau
  • CrimsongatorCrimsongator Posts: 5,789
    I thought for a second, you had the only transparent guru on the market :P
  • rosrosrosros Posts: 408
    no, a wireless guru embedded in the probes. :laugh:
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