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Indirect cooking on a small BGE

edited 1:31PM in EggHead Forum
Is there enough space in a small BGE to effectively indirect smoke/grill? I know the mini is out of the question, but I am waffling on the small...

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  • PhilsGrillPhilsGrill Posts: 2,256
    Sure, just buy the small plate setter and you're in business.
  • You can cook indirect on both the small and mini.

    Two racks of ribs on the small
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    Stuffed cornish hens over veggies on the mini
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    One rack of ribs on the mini
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  • NoVA BillNoVA Bill Posts: 3,005
    A woo from CGS or similar devise and a baking stone is what you need - both my mini and medium have that set up. No problem indirect cooking as shown in Frank's pics.
  • I am not familiar with a woo from CGS, please explain?

    What are the thoughts of letting the drippings of a tenderloin hit the plate set on a small with out aluminum foil or a pie tin?

    Advised or not?

    Thank you!
  • How much do you want to smoke indirect? You will have to custom make or buy accessories to smoke on the mini. You have a platesetter and many things readily available for the small.

    You can get a good size butt or brisket flat on the small with no trouble. It is very portable and easy to use. I would get the small.
  • PhilsGrillPhilsGrill Posts: 2,256
    That works fine too, but an aluminum pie tin will be the best.
  • Yes! I made and use this setup I saw from WessB all the time.

    http://www.wessb.com/Tips/smalldrip/small_drip_pan.htm
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