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First cook with new toy.

RobinsRobins Posts: 131
edited 7:36AM in EggHead Forum
Hey All,

I got the Lodge 3qt. combo cooker when I was in Erie,PA last week and this was my first cook with it.
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Nothing special about the chili, but it was good.
Ground beef
Ground sausage
Red, Green, Yellow pepper
Onion
chili powder
salt and pepper

Paul
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Comments

  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,406
    Yummy!! Looks delish!!
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
    "Loney Queen"
    "Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it."
    Bill Bradley; American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, former U.S. Senator from New Jersey
    LBGE, MBGE, SBGE , MiniBGE and a Mini Mini BGE
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    Thanks Cookin biker :)
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  • HossHoss Posts: 14,587
    I LOVE the TOY!The chilli looks YUMMEE too! ;)
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    Thanks Hoss,

    I was back and forth on what to get this or the DO. I think I will get good use out of this.

    Paul
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  • HossHoss Posts: 14,587
    Looks VERY verasatile! :)
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,406
    Oh, you can do lot's with that!
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
    "Loney Queen"
    "Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it."
    Bill Bradley; American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, former U.S. Senator from New Jersey
    LBGE, MBGE, SBGE , MiniBGE and a Mini Mini BGE
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    Any suggestions would be appreciated :blush:

    I'm new to all this!
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,406
    You have mail. :)
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
    "Loney Queen"
    "Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it."
    Bill Bradley; American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, former U.S. Senator from New Jersey
    LBGE, MBGE, SBGE , MiniBGE and a Mini Mini BGE
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    Thanks Molly, I appreciate all the help :)
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  • I think your skillet will have to be reseasoned. The acid in the tomatoes and chilis breaks down the seasoning. Looks tasty though.
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  • BHE1BHE1 Posts: 205
    What we're you doing in Erie, PA????? That's my home town!!! I'll be there in a couple of weeks.

    Nice cook by the way!!
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    BHE1,

    My wife wanted to do some shoping.

    Paul
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  • Rolling EggRolling Egg Posts: 1,995
    Did you notice any metallic like taste in your chili? I always do if I cook tomatoes in cast iron. I pretty much cook in ceramic coated cast iron now if Im cooking anything with tomatoes. Happy egging.
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    Rolling Egg,

    I didnt taste anything like that. Why would tomatoes pick up that and nothing else would?

    Paul
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,406
    Acidic levels in tomatoes.
    Molly
    Colorado Springs
    "Loney Queen"
    "Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it."
    Bill Bradley; American hall of fame basketball player, Rhodes scholar, former U.S. Senator from New Jersey
    LBGE, MBGE, SBGE , MiniBGE and a Mini Mini BGE
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  • RobinsRobins Posts: 131
    I see, So a enameled pot would be the better choice for a dish with lots of tomatoes then.

    Thanks

    Paul
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  • Very nice. Looks like a great piece of equiptment
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  • Paul,

    Lot's of people do chili and other tomato based dishes in cast iron. Just re-season after a long cook.

    Steve

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

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