| Food and Drink Board|| Updated:Cajun MIcrowave-anyone familiar with this one? - Big_Al_316 on 9/7/13 at 12:06 am|
I have an opportunity to get one "near" new for half the price. Not familiar with it so was looking for some input from the F&D Board. Cypress with steel pan lid. Any thoughts?
ETA: Just got it. I plan to use it this weekend! thanks for all the input.
| Food and Drink Board|| Smoking Wild Piglet today - Big_Al_316 on 3/2/13 at 3:37 pm|
Had a buddy bring me one last night. He skinned it so I wrapped it in bacon after I seasoned and rubbed it. Stuck a couple of whole onions and some sausage inside the cavity for more flavor and moisture. Been going about 5 hours now and looks and smells great....
| Food and Drink Board|| Anyone got a good beignet recipe? - Big_Al_316 on 8/9/12 at 9:33 pm|
I havent seen any mix in the local stores so I was hoping someone has a recipe that I can make from scratch. TIA...
| Outdoor Board|| Help needed - Looking at a used utility trailer - Big_Al_316 on 7/31/12 at 9:48 pm|
What should I be concerned about or look at when buying a used trailer? It's a 5x8 and looks pretty sturdy in picture. Dont know how old it is or anything like that. Guy "doesnt need it anymore cause he got a bigger trailer". I want to believe its in good shape, but never owned one so dont know ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Need NOLA Restaurant Recommendation - Big_Al_316 on 4/25/12 at 7:31 pm|
My cousin is coming in from DC to visit his son at Tulane, and I am driving over for dinner with them Saturday night. What would be some recommendations for dinner? Not really looking for the extravagant, but something good. TIA....
| O-T Lounge|| What can I do with an iPod Touch - Big_Al_316 on 12/25/11 at 7:50 pm|
Wife bought me an iphone 4 for Christmas. Had an ipod touch 4th generation. Was wondering if the touch is worth anything now that I dont need it....
| Food and Drink Board|| Made Some Sausage this Morning - Big_Al_316 on 12/10/11 at 2:27 pm|
Used Venison and Hog. We ground it then threw some in a skillet to test it and it was pretty good. Smoking the links now. Will let you know how it comes out later. Unless it turns to shite....
| Tiger Rant|| LSU vs Houston in BCSCG - Big_Al_316 on 11/18/11 at 10:57 pm|
Who's with me? Let's show some love for the other undefeated team....
| Tiger Rant|| Parking Late in day ? - Big_Al_316 on 11/12/11 at 10:57 am|
We wont be able to get to campus until at least 4 pm today. Where will the possibly be parking available at that time, if any? TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| What to do with about 12 chickens? - Big_Al_316 on 10/17/11 at 2:59 pm|
I have about a dozen chickens, cut up, from a work event Friday. Now I need to convert them into tailgate fare next weekend. Any thoughts on what my options are with that much chicken? TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| Where to get Boudin East of BR Update - Big_Al_316 on 9/30/11 at 8:39 am|
Coming in from Mobile in the morning for the game. Where should I stop to get boudin for breakfast?
ETA: Ok, we stopped on the way back at Chris' Specialty Meats on Millerville. No cracklin and didnt seem to have hot boudin. So we asked where we could get cracklin, and they sent us to Ronni...
| Tiger Rant|| Replay on ESPNU just starting - Big_Al_316 on 9/15/11 at 11:03 pm|
Wow, we can watch it all over again. :lol:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Leftover Ideas - Smoked Duck Breast - Big_Al_316 on 9/11/11 at 1:56 pm|
Smoked some duck breast yesterday for a tailgate and have about a pound or so of leftovers. What would you suggest I make with the leftovers.
I also have almost a pound of dove breast as well.
| Food and Drink Board|| Smoker Help - Duck - Big_Al_316 on 8/29/11 at 3:13 pm|
Looking to smoke some wood ducks for the game this week. What type of wood do you recommend? TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| Who has Best Boudin in Opelousas? - Big_Al_316 on 8/8/11 at 7:34 pm|
Travelling to Opelousas Wednesday and want to bring home some boudin. Can someone recommend a place to get good boudin?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Chicken Salsa - Big_Al_316 on 7/31/11 at 11:12 pm|
Tonight my 9 year old decided she wanted to try a recipe she made up. I was hesitant but thought I would hear what she had in mind. She started with grilled chicken breast, then onion, peppers, tomatoes. I suggested cilantro, and then we ended up with a grilled chicken salsa, seasoned with salt/p...
| Food and Drink Board|| Zatarain's Jambalaya Help - Big_Al_316 on 7/2/11 at 11:22 am|
I know, I should be making it myself without the boxed mix. But the wife came home with some from the store yesterday. Is it any good, or can I add to it to make something edible?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Is it too early for a whatch cooking July 4th thread? - Big_Al_316 on 7/1/11 at 2:49 pm|
Is it too early? I would be interested in what others are planning so I can plan my own menu....
| Food and Drink Board|| Suggestions - What to make with duck and dove - Big_Al_316 on 6/26/11 at 10:43 pm|
Someone is bringing me some ducks and dove tomorrow. Looking for suggestions on what to make with them. TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| Sides with Turduken??? - Big_Al_316 on 6/8/11 at 9:09 pm|
Going to have turduken Sunday evening with some friends. What do you propose for sides to go with it? TIA....
| O-T Lounge|| Another Mom of the Year Candidate - Big_Al_316 on 5/24/11 at 5:23 pm|
[link=(http://www.local15tv.com/news/local/story/Mom-Accused-of-Leaving-Baby-Home-Alone-While-She/e8IoTOYIEE-s4-cNSCC6-w.cspx?rss=217)]Mom of the Year[/link]
[quote]mom has been arrested on charges of cruelty towards a child and child neglect, after deputies say she left her child unattended whil...
| Tiger Rant|| Looking for Aerial photo of field - Big_Al_316 on 1/7/11 at 4:19 pm|
Daughter is baking a football stadium cake for the game tonight and I need a photo of the field to printout to put in the middle. Anyone got one or seen one? If not, I would take an overhead shot of Tiger Stadium....
| Food and Drink Board|| Turkey Gumbo - Big_Al_316 on 12/12/10 at 6:50 pm|
Just started a pot of turkey gumbo. Made the stock from the fried turkey carcasses from Thanksgiving. Made my roux, and now I have it all simmering. Starting to smell pretty awesome.
| SEC Rant|| A real Leader - Big_Al_316 on 12/4/10 at 6:49 pm|
A true leader would not let his teammates carry him off the field. He would try to deflect the attention from himself and onto his team....
| Tiger Rant|| DishTV DVR QUESTION - Big_Al_316 on 11/24/10 at 3:28 pm|
I recorded the LSU Bama game when it was replayed on the CBS sports channel. But since they were off schedule about 20 minutes I hit manual record which required manual stop. I didnt stop it until the next morning, so ...
| O-T Lounge|| DishTv DVR Question - Big_Al_316 on 11/23/10 at 10:22 pm|
I recorded the LSU Bama game when it was replayed on the CBS sports channel. But since they were off schedule about 20 minutes I hit manual record which required manual stop. I didnt stop it until the next morning, so I have 15 hours of HD recording. Is it possible to only keep 4 hours of game an...
| O-T Lounge|| Winstle's Oyster House New Record - Big_Al_316 on 9/12/10 at 8:15 pm|
Dont care if its posted already or not. From yesterday, this dude goes to break the record for raw oysters in an hour.
[link=(http://videos.al.com/mobile-press-register/2010/09/oyster_sets_record_--_you_wont.html)]Watch this at own risk. 3:12 mark it gets interesting.[/link]
Dude eats 421 ...
| O-T Lounge|| Offshore Fishing Banned in ALabama Waters - Big_Al_316 on 6/4/10 at 5:09 pm|
News is reporting offshore fishing in Alabama waters closes 6 pm tonight. Oil blobs are on the beaches in Gulf Shores. :banghead:
ETA: [link=(http://www.wkrg.com/gulf_oil_spill/article/beachgoers-urged-to-stay-out-of-alabama-coastal-waters/893169/Jun-04-2010_3-58-pm/)]WKRG Websight[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Prayers PLease - Big_Al_316 on 5/4/10 at 4:08 am|
My mother-in-law apparently had a heart attack and has passed away. Wife is at the hospital with step father. My daughters are soon gonna wake up to find out that Grandma is gone. A shitty start to the day....
| O-T Lounge|| IPOD Question - Big_Al_316 on 3/18/10 at 2:59 pm|
I need some help from those who have these things. Long story short, we are developing podcast lectures for next fall. I can watch them on my macbook, or other computer using itunes or quicktime. Will students watch on actual ipod/iphone/itouch devices, or will they watch on computers (assuming t...