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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."
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  • dubahdubah Posts: 59
    Hi Molly, I saw that ad this a.m., too.
    I'd be in for a bag if you want to get only a portion of the 200 lbs. Let me know, Larry
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  • WokOnMediumWokOnMedium Posts: 1,376
    Based on the lack of a name brand, I wonder if its the same stuff Fred was peddling last summer. There's a video on his website about the lump he says is the bomb.

    http://www.fredsmusicandbbq.com/category_s/554.htm
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,400
    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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  • Grandpas GrubGrandpas Grub Posts: 14,226
     
    Molly,

    80¢ /lb isn't a great deal. Walmart had RO for 81¢ /lb.

    This is $15 or $19 @ retail for 40#. $75 to $100 for 200#'s.

    mexlump40lb-1.jpg

    You have Sysco out your way and it sounds like the connections to get Mesquite from them at wholesale. Check out other restaurant supply housed out your way also.

    Kent
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,400
    Thanks Kent. Sysco is our food provider and I will inquire. Didn't know they delt in lump. Appreciate that info.
    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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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,400
    Thanks Staci, I'll check that out.
    Good to see you 'round!!
    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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  • tjvtjv Posts: 3,324
    my hunch that lump is mexican rooted.....
    www.ceramicgrillstore.com ACGP, Inc.
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  • Grandpas GrubGrandpas Grub Posts: 14,226
     
    That's what I thought... they have lots of it. I can't meet their weekly requirements to buy from them out here.

    I just checked the retail stuff I got was $20/lb. Still 50¢/lb at retail.

    GG
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  • cookn bikercookn biker Posts: 13,400
    Waiting on a reply on that. Thanks Tom.
    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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  • Gator Bait Gator Bait Posts: 5,244
     
    Hi Molly,

    I love mesquite lump and have been buying Viva Pancho , it is now up to $6.35/8#bag. I mix it with RO if I want to stretch it out. It is my favorite for steaks. Sounds about the same price per pound as what you have on Craig's List. I would think you can do better out there.

    Gator

     
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