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Old 01-29-2010, 04:26 PM   #1
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Found an interesting mod on a 22" kettle turned pizza oven.



"Part of what makes this open air culinary spectacle work is the heavily modded Webber 22.5" grill that's been outfitted with fireproof blocks and a domed top comprised of refactory cement and perlite that's been molded in the original Webber top. Using chunks of wood and charcoal, the Franken-Webber quickly reaches 1000F (the ideal temperature for cooking authentic Neopolitan-style pizza)."

My question is, why the heavy modification? Couldn't they just use a kettle and a pizza stone? Is it because of the high temps needed?
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Old 01-29-2010, 04:52 PM   #2
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Man, I got to give serious consideration to making one. I would like to take a closer look at the set up but.....Thanks for the post.
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Old 01-29-2010, 04:58 PM   #3
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That's a neat idea. I like the looks of that pie you are holding. Looks yummy! Pizza Margarete!
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Old 01-29-2010, 05:01 PM   #4
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That looksa nicea! Mama Mia!
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Old 01-29-2010, 05:03 PM   #5
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That is very cool
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Old 01-29-2010, 05:10 PM   #6
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Wow that thing rocks
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