New Guy, First Fattie

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by fennecus, Apr 16, 2010.

  1. fennecus

    fennecus Newbie

    Didn't take me long to do my first Fattie. I had the hardest time deciding what to put in it. I went basic first, just cheese and onion.

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    I got frustrated rolling it all up. We don't have those jimmy dean type sausage here so I just used 2lbs ground pork (used large ziploc bag idea even though not in picture) and added some sage, cumin etc... (2 lbs sound right)?

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    The final product was really good. Used Maple wood chips. I have so much room to improve and welcome any advice.
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  2. mcmelik

    mcmelik Smoke Blower

  3. placebo

    placebo Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice work on your first fatty. Looks scrumptious.[​IMG]
     
  4. northern greenhorn

    northern greenhorn Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

    good job on your first fatty, looks tasty [​IMG]
     
  5. roller

    roller Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    I do not think you need any help. Looks great..It has that homemade look to it that I like.[​IMG]
     
  6. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    That had to be good [​IMG]
     
  7. coffee_junkie

    coffee_junkie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Just curious, when I use a zip-lock my meat comes out perfectly square, did you cut one of the corners off the ziplock and use a rolling pin to get it evenly in the bag. Despite the shape, it looks really good! Be careful they are addicting?
     
  8. chainsaw

    chainsaw Smoking Fanatic

    welcome friend, great first fattie! You can put ANYTHING in them (pretty much) but watch out for the blow out!
     
  9. fennecus

    fennecus Newbie

    At first I used suran wrap and my hands to flatten like shown of photo. didn't work, so I then used the freezer bag method. no photo of change.
    Had a heck of a time rolling though. guess I need to do it again
     
  10. meateater

    meateater Smoking Guru SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the SMF. Glad to have you here. Lots of good folks, great recipes and knowledge. Looking forward to your first qview.
     
  11. etcher1

    etcher1 Master of the Pit

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  12. tjohnson

    tjohnson Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Insider OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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