dodgeboy8888

My new blaze kamado

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So as a few of you guys saw in another thread. I just purchase a new Blaze Kamado. 

I will get it next week. 

So the order was

Blaze Kamado grill ,the wheel stand, rotisserie and the 4 in one diffuser 

 

i will post some pic when I get it and give you my impressions 

 

see you soon 

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So as a few of you guys saw in another thread. I just purchase a new Blaze Kamado. 

I will get it next week. 

So the order was

Blaze Kamado grill ,the wheel stand, rotisserie and the 4 in one diffuser 

 

i will post some pic when I get it and give you my impressions 

 

see you soon 

 

I was just thinking about something that you might find helpful, if you are not very experienced with Kamado cooking. I like to put a small about of briquettes as the bottom layer of my charcoal pile, basically towards the center where I light the fire. Then fill the rest of the space with lump. Early on when I got my blaze, I had trouble with the fire burning out likely due to space between the lump charcoal. If you go with lump only, be sure to use a good mix of small and big pieces and try not to have any pockets where the charcoal does not touch. Just a tip, not necessarily specific to blaze. But it works well for me with my blaze so I figured it might help you as well. Can't wait to see your impressions and cooks!

 

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I'm happy with my Akorn at the moment but I know it will eventually bite the dust. This grill really intrigues me as a possible replacement to my Akorn when the time comes. You two keep us updated on your experiences with the Blaze. To me it looks like a great grill that should outlive it's original owner. 

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22 minutes ago, dodgeboy8888 said:

Getting so excited 

 

I'm picking up the beast tomorrow 

 

Those grills are super nice.  I got to see one up close a few weeks ago.

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Today is going to be a long day. Gonna make for an interesting weekend. Keep us posted. Not too many folks with a blaze around here, so I'm even more interested to see you show it off.

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I added a Blaze Kamado section to the Kamado Grills section since we have a few folks here who have this grill.  If one or more of you would be willing to do a photo tour of the features and specs of your grill I will pin it to the top of that forum for future owner reference.....  Thanks!

 

@prowe

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12 minutes ago, John Setzler said:

I added a Blaze Kamado section to the Kamado Grills section since we have a few folks here who have this grill.  If one or more of you would be willing to do a photo tour of the features and specs of your grill I will pin it to the top of that forum for future owner reference.....  Thanks!

 

@prowe

@dodgeboy8888

@nstigator

 

 

Very cool.  I'd be happy to put a tour together.  Thanks, John.

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59 minutes ago, dodgeboy8888 said:

Getting so excited 

 

I'm picking up the beast tomorrow 

 

Good luck getting through the next 24 hours!  Is there a Netflix show you can binge watch tonight, since you probably won't sleep much anyway? :)

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2 hours ago, John Setzler said:

I added a Blaze Kamado section to the Kamado Grills section since we have a few folks here who have this grill.  If one or more of you would be willing to do a photo tour of the features and specs of your grill I will pin it to the top of that forum for future owner reference.....  Thanks!

 

@prowe

@dodgeboy8888

@nstigator

 

 

I assume you get notified of new posts, but wanted to let you know anyway that I just finished posting a tour in the Blaze section, if you want to pin it. 

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So just got the beast home 
 
Just missing the diffuser 
 Can't get the pics to upload 
 
 

When I got mine, my neighbor said he wondered what kind of bomb I was building as I was getting it all setup :)

What is your first cook going to be?

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12 hours ago, nstigator said:


When I got mine, my neighbor said he wondered what kind of bomb I was building as I was getting it all setup :)

What is your first cook going to be?

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The wife wants stuff burgers. Will see. Going to Costco will decide there 

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