Fattie throw down?

Discussion in 'Fatties' started by herkysprings, Jun 25, 2009.

  1. herkysprings

    herkysprings Smoking Fanatic

    Ahh the ideas!

    So this is what I am thinking, once an admin gives the ok / support.

    Fattie throw down:

    1) 1st fattie

    If you are out there lurking, or just curious, its time to try your hand at the fattie. "Points" or "judging" based on basic fattie technique / recipe, photos of the fattie process, and bacon weave. Additional points for original fattie name or caption, humerous pictures of eating your first fattie, or extremely tasty pictures of a blow out!

    2) Summer back yard BBQ / tailgating fattie

    Bring it on. Pick something that you know you want to put together, and will win over those who devour it. Regular "points" but extras awarded for photos of enjoyment of the fattie in an excellent environment (1st summer tailgator!), or plated in a tasty way or with tasty things.

    Oh and when I mean "plated" I dont mean a fattie sliced and delicately placed in the middle of a truffel oil infusion (unless there are some fries involved). I mean a big fat slice sitting on a plate with some of your other favorite summer fixing! Think in terms of trying to maximize the digital droolness of the forum members!

    3) Mystery "Food Network style" ingrediant fattie throwdown

    Same as above, but using an agreed upon ingrediant or two in a special way with the fattie. On, in around, whatever it takes.

    Winners of 2 and 3 pick the next 2 throw down themes / ingrediants!

    Winner of #1, congrats, the forum now officially expect more BBQ food pictures!

    Ps - I can't spell good.
  2. herkysprings

    herkysprings Smoking Fanatic

    Oh also I'd like to introduce a system so allow 2 different days to cook.

    2 words are released on a Saturday and Sunday. a QView photo must be submitted to a judge in order to enter, but the whole post can be done on the Sunday.
  3. bbq engineer

    bbq engineer Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Bring it!!

    Always up for a throwdown. If I am done with the smoker build, I'm in....

    Herky, I got points for you for taking on such a task and putting this together...[​IMG]!!

    FireItUp, You did a good job organizing the last one, thank you for that too! [​IMG]
  4. herkysprings

    herkysprings Smoking Fanatic

    Oh... I have a freaking AMAZING idea.... :D

    Definetly let me know what you know. FireitUp has been giving me hints and tips.

    My first important question will be:

    Will I have time to enter? :D
  5. the dude abides

    the dude abides Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    ..and I'm thinking of hanging up my fattie hat. I in no way shape or form have the creativity or culinary skills ya'all have with these bad boys.
  6. herkysprings

    herkysprings Smoking Fanatic

    I wouldnt stop! There is nothing better than a good ole fatties cooked to perfection from years of experience, enjoined with some great sides and good friends!
  7. fire it up

    fire it up Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Duuude, you're being very unDude. They'll call back.
    The Dude minds, this will not stand, this fattie aggresion will not stand, man.
    Be an achiever Dude, a little Lebowski Fattie making urban achiever and show the nihilists you care about nothing.
    All I really have to say is...
    The Dude Abides, man
    The Dude abides...
  8. the dude abides

    the dude abides Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    I'm a pacifist FiU. We don't do competitions. We don't care what other people think of us. LOL

    Here's an idea I had...and maybe this is along the line of what Herky was talking about. What if on a certain day (Friday for example) Herky or a mod (whoever is in charge) throws out an ingredient. Then everyone has say 72 hours to post their fattie that includes that ingredient.

    I think it should go on for 2 or 3 months since it's often that many won't be able to submit in that time frame. If you miss one, or choose not to enter, you'll have several opportunities to do so with another ingredient.

    Just an idea.
  9. herkysprings

    herkysprings Smoking Fanatic

  10. Sounding good. Doing up some fatties in the next few days I'll have to try out some things.
    someone should make this a sticky.. :)
  11. herkysprings

    herkysprings Smoking Fanatic

    I'm coming up with some ideas with FireItUp. Probably have a fattie throwdown thread shortly. Time frame will be a week - weekend near the beginning of August.

    Keep an eye out!
  12. morkdach

    morkdach Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    oh yea lets bring it on.
  13. ncdodave

    ncdodave Smoking Fanatic

    i hate when food looks at me like that. makes me want to eat it before it eats me! LOL
  14. johngil

    johngil Fire Starter

    Bring it on!
  15. billbo

    billbo Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Count me in!
  16. mistabob

    mistabob Meat Mopper

    I'm down to give the next throwdown an entry...

  17. pignit

    pignit Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    I'm in!!!!!!
  18. morkdach

    morkdach Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    ok i'm ready got one on as we speak lets go[​IMG]
  19. btircuit

    btircuit Newbie

    Let's get it on Guys!

  20. morkdach

    morkdach Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    git ready i hear theres 1 a commen

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