First fatness with qView

Discussion in 'Fatties' started by newflame, Dec 26, 2009.

  1. newflame

    newflame Meat Mopper

    I was intrigued by all these fatties, so I decided I'd give it a go for breakfast xmas morning, I was already planning on smoking a turkey so i figured i'd give it a shot.

    sliced potatoes, onions, eggs, and rub, just cooked through.

    close up of the goodies.

    A fat, meaty, sausagey wonderland.

    mandatory bacon weave picture, thanks to my wife jacqueline for hooking this up!

    not sure if this is the correct technique or not, but it worked for me!

    Egg and potato filling on top of the sausage.

    All wrapped up and ready to rest.

    turkey and fattie getting to know each other in the MES

    pulled at 165, about 2 hours in.

    Cut shot.

    close up cross section.

    this was approximately 10 minutes after the previous picture was taken, I've never seen my family act like that before, this was by far the best thing i've taken out of my smoker thus far, thanks to everyone for the good info!
  2. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    An Excellent Fattie if you ask Me, 3 of my favorite foods, Meat, Potatoes, Eggs.[​IMG]
  3. meat hunter

    meat hunter Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    I think the last picture says it all. Great job on the fatty, good showing of the prep as well. [​IMG]
  4. chefrob

    chefrob Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    nice job!!!
  5. bmudd14474

    bmudd14474 Guest

    Thats a beautiful looking first fatty. [​IMG]
  6. john3198

    john3198 Smoking Fanatic

    Looks great. Points for the multiple layer roll! [​IMG]...and nice weave.

    We had one Christmas morning as well. Will be a tradition around here from now on.
  7. cheapchalee

    cheapchalee Smoking Fanatic

    If I read and visualized right (been wrong before). It looks like ou rolled the weave up into the fattie. Nothing wrong with that, just the first that I have seen. That would give you both crisp and soft bacon, just have to make sure that it's done.
    With all that said great looking fatty, I've cooked a few for friends and they really like them.

  8. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Very nice your first fattie and it was a big hit too. Now your off to a great start now keep it going with the turkey and you will be the man if the house. So[​IMG]have to be awarded for the fattie so don't forget the Qview on the turkey now.
  9. newflame

    newflame Meat Mopper

    Thanks for all the kind words, mopper, if I could change one thing about it, it would be that, I think next time I will put the bacon weave on couldn't notice the non crisp bacon in the roll, but i think that bacon barrier on the inside of the fattie prevented it from sticking completely together if that makes sense,.
    turkey with qview
  10. got14u

    got14u Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Great job rolling the fattie...Lokks like you got all the important food groups in the fattie also.....BACON AND
  11. dirt guy

    dirt guy Smoking Fanatic

    Great job! That looks like a "throwdown" for those of us that haven't taken the fatty challenge--yet. [​IMG]
  12. newflame

    newflame Meat Mopper

    That's a great idea, we should have everyone who wants in do their own, and then have an impartial member judge :)
  13. morkdach

    morkdach Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    great fatty ya had there, ya know its good when it disappears that fast[​IMG]
  14. nwbhoss

    nwbhoss Smoking Fanatic

    I have GOT to make one of these!!!!!! [​IMG]
  15. scarbelly

    scarbelly Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    That was a great looking fattie - nice job

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