Greetings from GA

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by srivera1965, Jan 22, 2010.

  1. Hi...

    I used to be a member here under the tag "prplptcrzr" but was MIA for a while. I'm back, and am so impressed with how this forum site has evolved. Great job, Jeff and administrators!

    I smoke meat for fun (and for nourishment!) but would like to venture out into the world of amateur bbq competition. I believe I can smoke a good product and would like to stat finding places like local churches, clubs, etc that may hold small competitions - don't know if I'm quite ready to compete with the Myron Mixon's of the bbq world at this time!

    I use an Oklahoma Joe (or I call it "Okie Joe") wood/charcoal smoker and I love it. I've had her for about 5-6 years now and she's going strong. She's cast iron and starting to show some rust, so I'm going to look around the forums to see if anyone's posted any threads regarding care and restoration of cast iron smokers, if any. I can do great ribs, chicken, London broil and butts, but I have yet to do a beef brisket.

    Basically, I'm here to have fun, get to know some of you, swap recipes and I will be asking you seasoned (no pun) pros some questions about techniques and what have you. Glad to be back and by all means, drop me a note to say hello and let's get to smokin some meat!


  2. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

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  3. Welcome, and good luck with any upcoming competitions! Sounds fun.
  4. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome back to SMF, Sam. Glad you rejoined us.
  5. richoso1

    richoso1 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Sam, you've made the right move coming to the SMF. I know you're going to enjoy the forums. It's all good my friend.
  6. jdt

    jdt Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome back
  7. Welcome aboard!
  8. gene111

    gene111 Smoking Fanatic

    welcome back!
  9. warthog

    warthog Smoking Fanatic

    Hello Sam,
    Welcome back to the SMF. Enjoy your stay!
  10. olewarthog

    olewarthog Meat Mopper

    Welcome back, Sam. Always good to see fellow Georgians here.

    I am working with a local group that will be sponsoring a comp in Hazlehurst on May 14-15. It will be sanctioned by GA BBQ Association. There is the GBA division and we will also have a backyard division for ribs, chicken & dessert. We are giving out over $5000 in cash prizes. I am working on a website for the event & it should be up in a couple of days. If you (or anyone else) is interested, the event & entry from is posted on the GBA website --
  11. scarbelly

    scarbelly Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Hello Sam and welcome back to SMF. Glad to have you back on the forum
    Love to see some qview of your smokes
  12. meateater

    meateater Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. Glad to have you here. Lots of good folks here and knowledge. Looking forward to your first qview. [​IMG]

  13. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    Welcome to the SMF Sam,We are glad to have you onboard
  14. seenred

    seenred Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Hello Sam, and welcome to the forums! Glad you're here.
  15. orlandosmoking

    orlandosmoking Smoking Fanatic

    Welcome back aboard the SMF!!

  16. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome back Sam, so you know how things works around here so go get back to smoking.[​IMG]
  17. etcher1

    etcher1 Master of the Pit

    Welcome [​IMG]to the [color=#08bd09][b][color=#08bd09][b][color=#08BD09][b]SMF[/b][/color][/b][/color][/b][/color] forum, You came to the right place. Good people and good info.
    Glad to have you back.
  18. chef jeff tx

    chef jeff tx Smoking Fanatic

    Howdy!! Welcome to the SMF.
  19. toxie

    toxie Meat Mopper SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF!! Lots of good folks and information here... [​IMG]

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