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3 years of Egg ownership.



  • Richard FlRichard Fl Posts: 8,200
    He probably is still trying to figure out how to brew beer with it. LOL
  • 7 years medium, 1 year XL.
    Although I really didn't get serious until about 2006. I was in an apt until then and it was considered a fire hazard on the balcony. That didn't stop me, but did slow me down some. :angry:
  • SundownSundown Posts: 2,968

    Maybe there should be a special get together of the "Old Guys and Gals)" at the fests! Sort of a tribute thing.

    My dealer offered to give me the new spring hinge - nice guy. I'll stick with the oldie for now.
  • I might as well chime in too. I have thoroughly enjoyed my egg for close to five years.

    Vero Beach, FL
  • bobbybbobbyb Posts: 1,349
    5 years here
  • BordelloBordello Posts: 5,926
    I great answer. I think I got my large in 2002 so around 7 for my first.

    Now I don't have a clue about how many beers. :woohoo:

  • Good idea for FLA,

    They should give us the ground floor rooms too.



    Caledon, ON


  • RRPRRP Posts: 21,371
    easy for me to remember as I bought my first one in 2000 so 9 years for me.
    L, M, S, Mini
    Dunlap, IL
    Re- gasketing AMERICA one yard at a time!
  • 5 years.. still kicking my self for all the time and money wasted on gassers
  • 2 1/2 years for me

  • seven years for me.... one of the best things i have ever purchased....
  • SSN686SSN686 Posts: 3,159
    Morning Al:

    Will be 8 years in January since the first Egg (but I know I'm no where near the longest).

    Have a GREAT day!


    Brandon, FL


  • 2Fategghead2Fategghead Posts: 9,623
    A year in Feburary. One large someday another large. Who knows the sky is the limit. I just need to get up earler and cook more and maybe I will learn something! ;)
  • BobSBobS Posts: 2,485
    WessB wrote:
    ...what a life changing product it turned out to be... :)

    You got that right!
  • I think the egg was just coming out all over the country when I bought mine. I saw it at the Home Show at the Tampa Convention Center. People were standing around talking about it, but they didn't have it lit because it was inside the convention center. I went to the Egg store the next day and bought one, never having tasted any food cooked on it. They even gave me the home show 10% discount -

    I still have the receipt:


    And also have the brochure from that time - the nest was low to the ground - Note that it is called the All New Ceramic Big Green Egg:



    Happily egging on my original large BGE since 1996... now the owner of 6 eggs. Call me crazy, everyone else does!
    3 Large, 2 Smalls, 1 well-used Mini
  • Faith,

    You bought it the year you graduated from high school?



    Caledon, ON


  • FlaPoolmanFlaPoolman Posts: 11,672
    Thats cool Faith having all the original paperwork.
  • Yes, Steven, I neglected to mention that - thanks for picking up on it!

    Happily egging on my original large BGE since 1996... now the owner of 6 eggs. Call me crazy, everyone else does!
    3 Large, 2 Smalls, 1 well-used Mini
  • :laugh: Happy Anniversary, and many years of Happy Eggin ahead!! Will have 1 year under the apron in December :woohoo:
  • 22 years this month.
  • RipnemRipnem Posts: 5,511
    Me too!
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    I got frozen Bubba burgers figured out.
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    You can sell it today for what you paid for it.
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    Choke, Choke!
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    We need to have a prize for the oldest documented owner.
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    I cooked day one. Can't remember what.
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    I agree. I gained weight and made a lot of friends. I expected the cooking would be fun, but didn't think eggfests and friends came with the egg.
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    Did you bring one back from overseas?
  • HungryManHungryMan Posts: 3,470
    I think the winner gets your cornbread recipe
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