The Core Dump

A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures

[By Nic Lindh on Thursday, 12 July 2012]

4th of July barbecue

The great soft box in the sky hovered over Phoenix on the 4th of July, so it was time for some barbecue photography.

The weather gods blessed Phoenix with overcast skies on the 4th of July, rendering the heat survivable and the light less harsh, so it was a good opportunity to catch some frames of the Kamado grill in action. Enjoy.


Firing up the Kamado with an electric firestarter

The meat is ready for the flame bath

The meat is ready for the flame bath

Smoke and heat

Smoke and heat escaping from the top vent as the Kamado gets up to operating temperature

The laboratory is ready

The mad scientist's laboratory is ready

Tools of the trade

Tools of the trade

Torpedo Extra IPA

I don't always drink beer, but when I do it's Torpedo Extra IPA

Ready to sear

She canna take much more, Captain!

Smoke and heat escaping the top vent

You get a good bit of smoke when searing

Meat ready for the table

The meat is ready for the table

R2D2 is burning

R2D2 is burning! The seals aren't perfect, so there's smoke escaping after the vents are closed

Bon appetit!

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