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Here are some of our new favorite non-beef burgers: Italian Turkey Burger, Grilled Tuna Burger and Goat Cheese Portobello Burger. You’ll want to perfect these before football season starts up in a few weeks! It's time to think about getting out to one of the many #EGGfests around the country - see a list here

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  • Thanks to all who replied. I'd almost forgotten what a great site this is! Hope to return the favor!
  • Fire in the Hole, My 2 sons-in-law are coming over. If you saw them eat, you would understand why there may not be a sandwich left for either of us!![p]Thanks for the response.[p]Dave B
    in Butting In Comment by Dave B June 2005
  • Dale, I purchased my first egg about a month ago and was waiting for the XL. Based on the info I read on this forum, and on the advise of my local dealer, I decided on the large instead. I don't regret that decision. Rarely do I need more space …
    in XL BGE Comment by Dave B June 2005
  • chasb, Pretty much the standard plan - used cedar instead of pressure treated because it's lighter and takes stain. Also easy to find dimensional sizes. Got the tires at Lowe's and attached w/lag screws rather than using an axle. One of the…
  • vincent, So now you have a great grill in addition to a great wife![p]Congrats on both and on the new family addition(s).[p]Dave B
  • Mike Flom, In addition to what's been said, the egg allows the most consistent heat I've seen outside a conventional oven. I've been an egg owner/user for one month, but been cooking for 40 years. I've owned all types, currently have a really nic…
  • Jeff in San Diego, I had the same experience on Saturday. Put a 12 lb. brisket on at midnight, my temp. alarm woke me at 2:00 AM - got up to 300. I cooled the fire down , went back to bed, but temp had gone back up to almost 300. At 6:00 AM, in…
  • JeffH, In his book, Dr.BBQ's Big-Time Barbecue Book, which I found at Barnes and Noble. Here's a link to his site:[p]
  • My Dear Mr. Baby,[p]No crazies here, no, sir. Let me add that I have the deepest respect for circus folk.[p]Dave B.
  • Car Wash Mike, Just wondering what breakfast looked like...
  • RRP,[p]Been morphing trees since Moses was in high school. When I get that egg rigged up, I can eat my mistakes!! Re the initiation, I'll post a pitcer of the tatoo when the ink dries!
  • JSlot,[p]That's exactly the type of information I was looking for. I gotta get past the "gotta have the biggest" typical male attitude![p] Thanks to all for your input.[p]Dave
    in Large or XL Comment by Dave B April 2005