Newb from North carolina

Discussion in 'Roll Call' started by roadhazard, Mar 6, 2010.

  1. Hello Everyone, My name is Doug. I am from Mooresville, North Carolina. I have been lurking the site for about three weeks and love it. I do industrial HVAC and love to camp, ride four wheelers, cook and yes.... I love to eat!!! I am from Columbia, SC(Elgin), but have been working in Charlotte for 25 years.
    I have a Chargriller Duo Model #5050 with the added side fire box. I also have an MES purchased three weeks ago and so far it has not had a weekend off since. I have smoked a Boston Butt, chicken breast and just last night I smoked some Country ribs using the 321 method. Thanks to all of your posts and recipes, All three were home runs. I look forward to digging deeper into the site and see what else I can smoke/grill.
     
  2. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    Doug welcome to SMF glad you decided to join in. Congrats on the new smoker. Have fun and happy smoking
     
  3. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

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  4. Welcome to SMF Doug. Glad you found us and we look forward to seeing your setup and smoke results. Since you're in the heart of Carolina, make sure you share a favorite sauce or recipe with the rest of us. I got hooked on BBQ after visiting my brother in Jamestown and we hit some small shack of a place on the way to Murtle Beach SC.
     
  5. bassman

    bassman Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to the forum. This is the place for all your smoking information. Glad to have you here.
     
  6. irishteabear

    irishteabear Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Welcome to SMF, Doug. Glad you joined us.
     
  7. treegje

    treegje Master of the Pit

    Welcome to the SMF Doug, We are glad to have you onboard
     
  8. rdknb

    rdknb Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Doug welcome to SMF, I am sure you will like it here. So many help and share
     
  9. denver dave

    denver dave Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    Welcome aboard Doug. This forum is full of little treasures and tips. If you don't find what you're looking for, just ask. Don't forget the Qview when you throw something on the smoker.[​IMG]
     
  10. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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  11. solaryellow

    solaryellow Limited Mod Group Lead

    Hello from 30 minutes to your northeast! [​IMG]
     
  12. Welcome to SMF. A great place and will learn alot. Check out the 5 day course and newsletter.
     
  13. 3montes

    3montes Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Welcome aboard Doug. I love Mooresville. I was invited to Dale Earnhardt Inc to attend Dale Earnhardt Day in 06 in Mooresville. I own a custom 2004 Intimidator that was chosen along with 7 other cars to be put on display during the festivities. It was kind of a whirlwind tour but I loved the area. Is History's restaraunt still there? That was a great place.
    Hope to get back there one day.

    Look forward to hearing more from you and seeing some qview. [​IMG]
     
  14. Thanks for the warm welcome from all. jjwdiver, My favorite sauce is Maurice's from Columbia area. It is a mustard base sauce that is off the hook on pulled pork and pork chops. I like to grill pork chops with some garlic powder and Goya adobo and start mopping in the last 15 miutes on both sides and let it melt in. Then just before pulling them off, I through a piece of cheese on each. This is great finger food...lol. (yes we eat with our fingers down here). Ok, not all the time but when the opportunity arises.

    solaryellow: Hello neighbor, I go through there on occasion and I like the area. I have done work at some plants in the area as well as the airport. I used to have to go to Eden often and would go via Watertown so i could stop at the Sheets. You could not buy Utz chips in Charlotte at that time and I would swing in to Sheets and pick up some smokin sweets.

    3montes: I live about 5 minutes from DE Inc. and was a true Earnhardt fan. I gave up watching the races after that. I will catch one once in a while but it was a religion in this household every week end. I have a wife who loved racing as much as I did. These days we take our four wheelers to Carolina Adventures regularly and take our dogs camping when ever we manage time off. I believe History's is still on main. That's the two story across from the old depot. Thanks again for the responses.
     
  15. pit 4 brains

    pit 4 brains Master of the Pit Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    welcome aboard..
     
  16. etcher1

    etcher1 Master of the Pit

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  17. chef jeff tx

    chef jeff tx Smoking Fanatic

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  18. graybeard

    graybeard Smoking Fanatic OTBS Member

    Hello roadhazard. Never tried a smoker like yours BUTT some of the members here have one just like it and they say good things about it. Anyway, welcomr to SMF!

    beard
     
  19. bottomline

    bottomline Smoke Blower

    Welcome from Eastern NC.
     
  20. captsly

    captsly StickBurners

    Welcome to SMF. Get ready to be addicted to smoking meats of all kinds after reading through this forum!! A good exercise program might help....
     

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