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.

Can High Heat Crack the EGG, rumor or myth?

Can high heat crack the Egg, rumor or myth?


  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,673
    Maybe the old, old ones. I'm sure if you got it hot enough it would, but people have gotten theirs past 1000 and no problems. Me, I don't take mine up past 750 much on purpose.

    Rowlett, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

    The Supreme Potentate, Sovereign Commander and Sultan of Wings


  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 22,972
    ive done many cooks in the 1200 degree range and it didnt crack. have had one base crack at 325 degrees, sounded like a shotgun going off, and another that must have soaked water inside and froze that cracked big time
Sign In or Register to comment.
Click here for Forum Use Guidelines.