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We hope everyone’s enjoying the first few days of summer. For us, the weather heating up means one thing - the EGG’s gonna be busy! Whether you’re making stuffed burgers for a backyard grill out, some brats before a baseball game or searing a steak for dinner on the patio, we hope you’re doing it with full flavor and having fun all the while!

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  • Legally Blind Egghead,[p]I'm not sure about the Maverick, but I bought two Taylor Wireless Thermometers. One for the dome and one for food. Since they have seperate channels, there is no interference. They work great. Amazon has them for $15 each r…
  • egret, Thank you. I was looking at that model....great! and thanks for the link you saved me 10 bucks.
  • thirdeye, those look awesome! What I ment was in the descriptions on the transmitting thermometers most seem to set for rare, well done ect...instead of having an alarm for a desired temperature.
  • I've used this for pacific yellowtail (related to amberjack), wahoo and yellowfin tuna.[p]For 1 inch thick steaks - cook at 450-500 dome temp for 3 mintues per side. If your fish is a little thicker you'll have to add a bit of time.
  • RRP, Nope. I am new. Do I need to change my name?[p]Phil
  • RRP, Wow, that looks great uncooked! Where's the finished product? I think your photo convenienced me to give this a try![p]Phil
  • Zippy, Thanks. I guess its a practice thing. I did okay last night, I think one or two more times cooking, I will get a handle on it.[p]Phil
  • WessB,[p]Thanks! I can't tell you how great everyone is on the Forum.[p]Phil
  • Retired RailRoader, What a beautiful job you have done on your table. Even IT looks good enought to eat! -Phil
  • Jeff J, This has been a great post. I like others assumed that TRex's method was dome closed. I now know why I each of my sears always turned out different. That tears it...looks like I'm going to have to cook tonight to see how open dome does.[p]…
  • A sheet of aluminum foil, shiny side down, will turn anything of the grid to white ash. This works with less fuel and at lower temps (felt preserving) that just relying on high temps. Leave the daisy wheel open. When the white smoke stops, it's don…
  • Jolly Roger,[p]Thanks Steve (I mean Jolly) that does sound good. Did you change you forum name?[p][p] Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT 5.0) Post a Followup to Steve in KC[p]Be nice
    in Foccacia??? Comment by Phil March 2002