Big Green Egg - EGGhead Forum - The Ultimate Cooking Experience...
Welcome to the EGGhead Forum - a great place to visit and packed with tips and EGGspert advice! You can also join the conversation and get more information and amazing kamado recipes by following Big Green Egg at:

Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Instagram  |  Pinterest  |  Youtube  |  Vimeo
Share your photos by tagging us and using the hashtag #EGGhead4Life.

In Atlanta? Come visit Big Green Egg headquarters, including our retail showroom, the History of the EGG Museum and Culinary Center!  3786 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30340.

Really sad and bad news!

ShawnShawn Posts: 356
edited March 2012 in EggHead Forum
The inventor of the BBQ Guru AKA Shotgun Fred has passe away today! Lets have a moment of silence in his honour! He will be missed in the BBQ community!

RIP and my despest condolences to family and friends. 
Cheers! Shawn My Blog: My Dads Custom Handles Blog


  • BOWHUNRBOWHUNR Posts: 1,483
    God speed Fred.  Your products have had a big impact on bbq'ers around the world.


    I'm ashamed what I did for a Klondike Bar!!

    Omaha, NE
  • MickeyMickey Posts: 18,734
    Sad day in BBQ world.
    Salado TX Egg Family: 3 Large and a very well used Mini, added a Mini Max (I'm good for now). 

  • The Naked WhizThe Naked Whiz Posts: 7,780
    Fred was an incredible guy in addition to his contributions.  We will miss him dearly.
    The Naked Whiz
  • travisstricktravisstrick Posts: 5,001
    Thoughts and prayers
    Be careful, man! I've got a beverage here.
  • Village IdiotVillage Idiot Posts: 6,958
    It's sad to lose anybody in the BBQ community, especially one who has contributed so much.  R.I.P.  Fred.

    Dripping Springs, Texas.
    Just west of Austintatious

Sign In or Register to comment.
Click here for Forum Use Guidelines.