New old guy in town...

NuggsFan

New member
Joined
May 25, 2020
Messages
11
Reaction score
7
Points
3
Location
Aurora, Co
Grill
Pro 575
So I am very new to the Traeger world, I am a bit late to the game at 45 years young.
I have had gas grills in the past, but no smoker, or charcoal. Grills previous to the new Traeger were used for quick burgers and chicken. Recent events got me interested in cooking more and quality. And the stimulus gave me the green light to get a Traeger and learn. So far we have had our Traeger for 4 weeks, and cooked 22 meals and a few batches of jerky. To say I am hooked would be an understatement. My favorite so far was ribs, but I am trying all different cuts and types of meat. Here is my first dish made entirely on the Pro 575....
 

Attachments

  • 3898B4D0-E8D2-4F0C-9771-3BA75E64FC11.jpeg
    3898B4D0-E8D2-4F0C-9771-3BA75E64FC11.jpeg
    221.8 KB · Views: 63

jp9724

Active member
Joined
Oct 23, 2019
Messages
250
Reaction score
78
Points
28
Location
Edmonton
Grill
Ironwood 885
That looks damn good dude! Welcome to the Traeger family!
 

Coug86

New member
Joined
May 7, 2020
Messages
27
Reaction score
8
Points
3
Location
Pacific Northwest
Grill
BBQ 070 and Ironwood 885
If this cooking thing does not work out for you, I believe you have a future in photography. Great pic!

I am on year 10 in the Traeger family, recently upgraded my unit. In the beginning I learned a lot from subscribing to Smokingribs.com. He has become kind of commercial, but the science to smoking etc., provided a good start to learning solid techniques early on. Good luck and Traeger on!
 
OP
OP
NuggsFan

NuggsFan

New member
Joined
May 25, 2020
Messages
11
Reaction score
7
Points
3
Location
Aurora, Co
Grill
Pro 575
Thanks for the info @Coug86 I will check them out. I have always loved cooking, but never as much as recently, and the Traeger just added to that x10 here is last nights dinner.... and apple crisp in the Traeger used a cast iron skillet —— AMAZING!
 

Attachments

  • 3B76EF41-1946-42CE-94BC-BD002B28D697.jpeg
    3B76EF41-1946-42CE-94BC-BD002B28D697.jpeg
    237.4 KB · Views: 34
  • 8D397529-E385-475A-A1B6-5F9C696594B4.jpeg
    8D397529-E385-475A-A1B6-5F9C696594B4.jpeg
    127 KB · Views: 38
  • 767E7D6E-6AF7-40C1-88AF-B03B42A7904B.jpeg
    767E7D6E-6AF7-40C1-88AF-B03B42A7904B.jpeg
    336.7 KB · Views: 37

dsmero

Active member
Joined
Apr 20, 2020
Messages
102
Reaction score
35
Points
28
Location
FL
Grill
Ironwood 650
Good looking eats. Welcome!
 

bfletcher

Active member
Joined
Sep 21, 2019
Messages
217
Reaction score
82
Points
28
Location
SW Ohio
Grill
I 885
Those are some beautiful-looking meals! I'm happy for you that you're enjoying this endeavor.
 

Latest Discussions

Top