Who’s ready for football and tailgating? We are! Check out our tailgating page for recipes that are great to bring to a tailgate, or cook at home if you’re entertaining friends during a game. If you need an easy breakfast recipe, these Sticky Buns are the way to go. If you’re looking for a fan favorite with bacon, try these Double Pork Sliders. We can’t wait to kick off another fall full of tasty food!
Coming to Atlanta for EGGtoberfest? Big Green Egg headquarters has moved - come visit our new showroom and check out the museum and culinary center too! 3786 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30340 - NOTE we are CLOSED on Saturday OCT 10th for EGGtoberfest.
My awesome wife gave me a large Green Egg for Christmas and I love it. We have used it almost every weekend. Great experience with Burgers, Wings, Boston Butt, Ribs...Except tonight's four NY Strips (1.5") ....
I researched several how to's online, but ran into some trouble.
Prepped Steaks correctly, cleaned out firebox and used fresh large BGE lump for optimal 650 temp after 20mins. Bought a cast iron grate. Game Plan: sear each side 2 minutes, close vents and cook 4 minutes like an oven.
Problem was too much fire. I knew the steaks were going to get completely burned. So I seared probably less than one minute total each.....nice grill marks, but I new they were not on long enough.
Closed both vents and the egg was pumping big smoke. I birped egg when opening and still a large fire ball erupt 2 seconds later.
Installed center plate to protect & oven cook steaks. Ended with too much sear and a chemical taste. Too much lump ? ( filled .5" below line) Coals must settle? Suggestions.