Labor Day weekend with the Lang

Discussion in 'Pork' started by garyt, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. garyt

    garyt Smoking Fanatic

    40 abt's 3 racks of ribs, a chuck roast and Dutch's beans on the Lang, also did a pack of brats and Polish sausages for lunch at work

    Wife and one of my Daughters killing time

    All in all a good weekend.
  2. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Congratulations, looks great Gary...[​IMG]
  3. nate_46

    nate_46 Meat Mopper

    Nice..... Where were the polish sausages and brats? Is there a rack under the main grate?

    Wish I had a lang!!
  4. forluvofsmoke

    forluvofsmoke Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    ................and, lastly, baked taters!

    Nice smoke!

  5. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Looks great! Nothing like a full smoker![​IMG]
  6. garyt

    garyt Smoking Fanatic

    3 baked and 4 sweet potato's, sorry sausage went on after the abt's came off, 40 of them don't last long, had Halloween at the campground and I made the mistake of offering a couple to some parents that were taking there kids around Trick or Treating, they carried them around the campground and told where they got them. Pretty soon people started showing up on golf carts begging for them[​IMG] Looking back that is what I should have taken pictures of, but at least we got some jello shots in trade.
  7. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    So what is the verdict on the New Lang, have all its predecessors been retired? [​IMG]
  8. garyt

    garyt Smoking Fanatic

    The verdict is I told the wife I don't think I ever need another toy again, for me nothing can beat this (except maybe someday a bigger one) Once with a little help from others here I got the hang of fire management this thing is really easy to use. Once you get all of that steel heated up she holds temps great. And being in the middle of Wisconsin wood is easy to get and a lot cheaper than charcoal. I ordered 3 face cords of oak for $55 each cut split and delivered for next year and once word got around a lot of folks are bringing me apple and even some hickory for free.
    Cant yet part with the new braunfels offset, I think I will use it for overflow when I need more room. But I think I paid about $130 for it about 5 or 6 years ago and now you cant find one as good as it even made anymore for the price. I took really good care of it, cleaned the grates and firebox after each use, not a spot of rust on it anywhere and I just know if I sell it I'll regret it. I did use them both once this year though for butts when I had more charcoal than wood. the fate of the other 2 are undecided yet also.
  9. shooterrick

    shooterrick Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Now ya just gotta love a full Lang!
  10. garyt

    garyt Smoking Fanatic

  11. shooterrick

    shooterrick Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Keep the other smoker my friend. Look at it this way. When ya are gonna run a really big load put your poultry on the NB and not worry if it is about or below or next to just go!
  12. garyt

    garyt Smoking Fanatic

  13. oldschoolbbq

    oldschoolbbq Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Send me some.....
    Got me hungry now,gotta got nuke some Q and eat.....[​IMG]
  14. Nice smoke rig, cool with 2 smoke areas. The food looks great.

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