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Fruita Peach Wood

Fresh Fruita Peach Wood!

Came home from work today and had my first order of smoke wood from Fruita Wood Chunks sitting on my front porch.  Fruita is one of the largest and most popular online smoke wood retailers.  I normally get smoke wood from local wood vendors or chain stores like Lowes or Home Depot, but I’ve heard [...]

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Mini WSM

Reader Spotlight: Detroit Lions Mini WSM

Another one of my readers, Joe, built his first “Mini” Weber Smokey Mountain (or “WSM”) the other day and was kind enough to send me pics of the build.  I gotta hand it to him, he did a great job.  I especially like the blue paint job.  Pics and Joe’s captions are below.  Also check [...]

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Burger Pocket Press Review

Product Review: Burger Pocket Press

This week I had the chance to review the Burger Pocket Press.  The Burger Pocket Press is a 4-piece kit that is made of Food Grade ABS Plastic, it’s dishwasher safe and made here in the U.S.  It’s popular for its ability to make perfectly sealed, stuffed burgers, but you can also use the kit to [...]

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Meat Rake Review

Product Review: The MeatRake

The creators of The MeatRake recently sent me one of their beastly pork pulling devices to try out.  The MeatRake is made up of professional grade 304 stainless steel, nail-like shredders and has a non-slip polypropylene handle.  Up until receiving the MeatRakes, I had been using Bear Paws for pulling pork.  The MeatRake differs in [...]

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Smokenator and Hovergrill Review

Smokenator 2600 and Hovergrill Kit Review

The kind folks at Barbecue Kettle Accessories (based in San Jose, CA) recently sent me a Smokenator 2600 and Hovergrill kit.  Together, these two BBQ accessories convert a Weber charcoal kettle into a 3-rack smoker.  Currently, there are two sizes of the Smokenator:  the 1000 and the 2600.  The Smokenator 2600 fits the 26.75″ Weber [...]

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