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  • Here's the page, but they're out of stock at the moment.  Probably just waiting on HenApple to make a delivery.$10.95 a bag. 
  • The name of the site escapes me at the moment (I'm still at work, so my brain is in idle), but there's a place online that delivers Ozark Oak.  It was pretty close to $10 and if you ordered ten bags you were over the $100 mark, which got you free sh…
  • For Dallas, Elliott's hardware carried Ozark Oak
    in Funny looks Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Looks great - I'd say you're going to become very popular around there.
    in 35 lbs of pork Comment by LDR June 2013
  • And we'll let a snarky comment about blondes and roots pass right on by without actually typing it...
    in It's on Comment by LDR June 2013
  • I like the Shiner Blonde as well.  It's fun to say that you keep a few blondes in the garage.
    in It's on Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Well, I better go get some of it.  But first I have to take care of what's still there in the fridge.  Thanks for the motivation!
    in It's on Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Shiner's pretty much the only beer I grab, but I've never seen it in a can.  Is that something new, or only in a particular location?
    in It's on Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Mickey said: As long as they stay out of Arkansas I will be ok. We know how to deal with revenuers here in the hills.   I'm from Arkansas and there are places ya just don't go!  Squeal!
  • Henapple - those look nice - I'm up the road a bit this week, in Biloxi.  All bikinis are at a safe distance.   
    in Oh yeah Comment by LDR June 2013
  • On the VOC, I believe you're looking at the volume of production.  There's a lot of new burn initially, but as time passes, you're just getting a bit more and then a bit more and...
    in Ozark Oak Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Thanks for the recommendations - I appreciate it.  We hit the Italian place at IP tonight, just because we're staying at the IP, and if you get a chance to go to it (called Costa Cucina),,, don't.
  • Boiled okra.Prepared any other way is good, but no thank you on slimy boiled okra.
  • Looks great, but now it's after midnight and I feel compelled to grill a steak.  I've got to start checking posts earlier in the day...
  • You definitely do have a problem - a few of those jars seem to be getting a bit low.  Better work on that.
  • Thanks all - I'm happier with it today as I have it for lunch.  I just realized I'm cutting through the slices with a flimsy cheap plastic fork. 
  • I've got a Maverick thermometer. In the third image, you can see where the probe was (upper left corner of it).
  • Here's FoodSaver's propaganda about the improved storage times... FreezerOrdinary StorageFoodSaver® SystemBeef & Poultry6 months2 - 3 yearsFish6 months2 yearsSoups & Stews3 - 6 months1 - 2 yearsCoffee Beans6 - 9 months2 - 3 yearsVegetables8…
    in Food saver? Comment by LDR June 2013
  • I just picked up the V3820 at Sam's.  It seems pretty solid and can do big bags as well.  It's bigger than I thought it would be.  Whatever you get, make sure it's got the accessory ability (maybe they all do).  There's an accessory ($10) that's a j…
    in Food saver? Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Thermapen - the one with flames on it
    in Accessories Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Whether it's on warranty or not, you  might want to consider this: had one before I even picked up the egg.  I've never had air flow prob…
    in Warranty? Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Be careful - you might get into a bit of trouble if you toss that middle one onto the egg.
    in Well well well Comment by LDR June 2013
  • Even here in Arkansas, Ozark Oak is typically $10 a bag. It's just the Harps stores that have a great deal. I recently called the Harps in Fort Smith and one near Oklahama City to check, and they both said they carry it at $5.24. So, if you're in …
  • I've got to admit I'm spoiled here.  That Harps carries it at $5 a bag, so it's hard to use anything else. 
  • Right - it's been a lively evening - reminds me of friends sitting around a campfire and giving each other crap.  I'm glad to hear the Ozark Oak works well for you - I had seen a few posts that it wasn't as good for long cooks.  I've still got a doz…
  • Evidently, Wicked isn't available here in Arkansas.  At least, their web page doesn't list any sources, so I guess I don't care if they can keep stock or not.  All I've used is Ozark Oak, but I'm about to hunt down the brisket information from CenTe…
  • henapple said: I think I'll go old school. I have a large us map in the cave. I keep job location, month, customer... All color coded. I'll mark the areas green where I know where Ozark Oak is wanted. I'll keep a data base of names and when h…
  • Springram said: LDR said: Ozark Oak is from Centerville, Arkansas (NW corner).  Everybody remember to thank Henapple with a PBR! It is located in Yellville, Ark. SpringramSpring, Texas That's right - it is Yellville.  I'm se…
  • Cazzy - I don't know where you are in Texas, but Elliott's Hardware carried Ozark Oak at $10 for 10 pounds (Dallas/Plano/Mesquite).  
  • That's right - it's Home Goods, not Home Store.  There's one in Hot Springs and Conway, but not Little Rock.  I see pretty much the same stuff at each of them whenever I'm escorting the wife from one to the next.
    in Tj maxx Comment by LDR May 2013