Originally Posted by NorthwestBBQ
The Southern Pride burns full sized logs. It only uses the gas to light them and maintain temp if the logs burn up. If will then alert the operator to add more wood. They are gas/computer assisted stick burners in a pretty stainless box. Guy Fieri calls them big boy BBQ's.
I have seen you say this a few times. Yes you can use a SP or Ole Hickory like this, but most just throw a couple of logs on and let the gas do the rest.
That is why they have the bad rep. We just have to accept that people like the easy way out if they lack the passion. We are in the minority.