My new Jumbo Mini's (Jimmy) first real smoke... Mushroom and Swiss burgers with lot's Q Views!

Discussion in 'Grilling Beef' started by fwismoker, Oct 12, 2013.

  1. fwismoker

    fwismoker Master of the Pit




    Just fired her up and haning in the 200's


    Smoked up and ready for some sear.


    The Jumbo has a vent on the bottom so i put a handle on it and opened it up to fire up the basket.  Calling it the sear mode :)


    Onions under some melted Swiss cheese!

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    Finished the sauce on the stove after it got some smoke



    Mushroom and Swiss on my new smoker i built from a Jumbo Joe...call it a Jimmy.   It's a process and some juggling involved but well worth it in the end! ))
     
    Last edited: Oct 12, 2013
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  2. c farmer

    c farmer Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Very nice.

    Awesome food.
     
  3. thatcho

    thatcho Meat Mopper

    I am at a loss for words. So i will use some pics[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  4. pgsmoker64

    pgsmoker64 Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

    Man, that looks awesome!

    Nicely done!

    Bill
     
  5. jckdanls 07

    jckdanls 07 Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member

    yum yum... damn they look good.... have a link to the build ?
     
  6. fwismoker

    fwismoker Master of the Pit

    Thanks Adam, i'm sure i'd like some of those monster ribs you got going!
    Thanks my friend it was that good..lol
    Appreciate it Bill, Happy Q!
    Keith i don't have one for the full build but i'd be happy to.   It's a phenominal smoker and solid as all get out...total cost was under 200 compared to a WSM 18 inch and it's better built and can do more.   I'll let you know when i do a thread on it.   Keith
     
  7. webowabo

    webowabo Master of the Pit

    Im speachless. .. and thats rare. (Lol... sorry. ) kidding. . I Love the sear mode...
    Only time I gonna say this to ya kieth... but Thats a nice jimmmy you have there!

    NICE burgers too..!
     
  8. fwismoker

    fwismoker Master of the Pit

    Thanks Mikey I've gotten lots of compliments of my Jimmy so far! [​IMG]    Her name is Jaime and i hope to have many good cooks on her!       I have to remember to give my mini some love from time to time... Know what i mean
     
  9. dirtsailor2003

    dirtsailor2003 Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    I'll never understand why people have to ruin a perfectly good burger by covering it in fungus, other than that, looks gear Keith! Jamie ought to keep you happy for years!
     
  10. hambone1950

    hambone1950 Master of the Pit Group Lead

    I too , would love to see the details of the "jimmy" build. Looks like a neat little rig. :grilling_smilie:
     
  11. tonybel

    tonybel Smoking Fanatic

    :drool
     
  12. fwismoker

    fwismoker Master of the Pit

    Ok tell you what i'll do... Later this week or next weekend  i'm making a slight improvement to it and when i'm done i'll post the build thread. 
     
  13. mr t 59874

    mr t 59874 Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    Looks like you are getting quite a arsenal of cookers.  Can one have too many?  [​IMG]

    Tom
     
  14. fwismoker

    fwismoker Master of the Pit

    Tom when i hear people say should i get this size grill or that size grill i just shake my head...[​IMG]    Why handcuff yourself ya know?       Cook your chicken @ 350 in one and  do your steaks or roasts @ 225- 275 in another. .Cook your small meals in the small one and your big meals in the big one.   It's nice having flexibility and not waste fuel with smaller cooks in big smokers. 
     
  15. mr t 59874

    mr t 59874 Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    You well know I agree with you and to go along with it.  I like the flexibility of being able to use different colors and density's of smoke for different products.

    Later,

    Tom
     
  16. Keith

    Nice looking smoker. I have to agree on the right size tool for the job.

    I sure do like mushroom and swiss. Smoked swiss makes it even better.

    Happy smoken.

    David
     
  17. hambone1950

    hambone1950 Master of the Pit Group Lead

    Thumbs Up Thumbs Up Thumbs Up
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2013

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