How I became a Big Green Egg owner.
Part 1 of a series of blogs about my new Big Green Egg describes the assembly process in terms of the scope of work involved. This way a potential buyer can evaluate whether they want to attempt it themselves or let the dealer do it.
What I chose to cook and why, setting up and lighting the BGE for the first time, my goals for the cook & the results-including how they compared to the same recipe made two months ago on my gas grill.
in the last two weeks this site has hit two significant Milestones
My second Ez-Up shelter didn't last a whole summer, so you shouldn't do like me
The BGE has many claims made about it. Some of which sound too good to be true. I try to set the record straight based on my first experiences on the BGE.
My first low and slow cook was an experiment in using the BGE for low and slow, plus an experiment with a very small brisket. The BGE part was a resounding success. The small brisket-not so much
The Big Green Egg may cost more up front, but it costs far less over time due to it's stingy use of charcoal.
The Big Green Egg turns out the best grilled pizza I’ve ever had or made
Before getting into a review of Eggcessories I discuss some of the issues around Accessories for the BGE and their pricing.
These are the Eggcessories I grabbed for my new Big Green Egg in my first month of ownership. This entry is for grill related accessories such as shelves, rolling cart, tools for cleaning the grill.
These are the Eggcessories I grabbed for my new Big Green Egg in my first month of ownership. This entry is for cooking related accessories such as grates, Platesetter and grill baskets.
(Description of my hands on time with this iOS weather app and an exciting feature added to the Version 2 release.)
(My first steak on the Egg was my best ever, but it was a bit of an adventure.)
(The story behind my new permanent grill shelter.)
(The background & planning involved with replacing the gasket on my BGE.)
(The real world experience replacing the gasket on my BGE.)
(See why I consider the Big Green Egg Cookbook an essential tool for using a BGE.)
(An unexpected find seems to have solved my charcoal storage needs.}
(Impressions after using my Egg for the first 90 days.)
(Review of a special magazine supplement featuring baking that is actually good year round)
(The new Maverick ET-732 has made some huge improvements over the previous model)
(The Half Moon Griddle for the Big Green Egg.)
(The Half Moon Raised Grid for cooking Directly & Indirectly simultaneously on the Big Green Egg.)
(My initial steps getting set up to use a wok on the Big Green Egg.)
(Blog about my first stir-fry cook on the Big Green Egg.)
(I never realized the profound changes the BGE has made in both my grilling life as well as life in general.)
(My annual look back at the major events in my past year pursuing this hobby. I also take a look ahead at what I'd like to accomplish in the year to come.)
(I've achieved a certain comfort level with wok cooking fairly quickly. The entry covers the items I've learned are some of the keys to success.)
(I will admit to being skeptical about all of the claims made regarding the seasoning of a wok and it's virtues. I am here to tell you it is all true. )