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Unread 09-04-2010, 07:03 PM   #1
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Default One of those days

Today, all day, has been on battle after the other. First I had problems getting the offset to cruise like I know that can. Second small grease fire, temps go apesh*t, apparently the smoker had settled toward the firebox and I didnt catch it. Third, no ring and less flavor. Glad this cook is over!
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Even not so good Q is usually pretty good. Hope next time works out better for you.
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And you will live to cook another day.
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Cremated ribs last week myself. Cooking ribs tomorrow, better days. Beer:Thirty?
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sounds like you shoulda used the vertical!!
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The worst day cookin Q is 100 times better than not cookin. Hope next time is great.
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You seen my brisket debacle??? Believe me, you had a decent day!

Make sure your stomach is settled before lookin'... seriously.
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You seen my brisket debacle??? Believe me, you had a decent day!

Make sure your stomach is settled before lookin'... seriously.
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I had forgotten about the death of a brisket. I do feel a little better now, thanks.

It happens, I know that part but it aint no fun when it happens to you! Second butt is still going (it was further from the flame up) we'll see how that turns out.
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and you will live to cook another day.
neeeeeeeeeeeeeeeever give up!!!!!!
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Jeff just relax, take a deep breath, open a beer --- it could have been worse. ;>)
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