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    Porterhouse!

    Nice and thick

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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Now *that* is a steak!! Looks fabulous.
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    A nice cold mug of beer would go with that nicely ! 🍺 😎
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Good things come in pairs--------where the heck is mine!
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Going to fire up mine tomorrow!! It looks sooo good!
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Ready for dinner now!
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Butter just rang the dinner bell. Time to strap on the feed bag ! 😃
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Quote Originally Posted by woodyp
    Good things come in pairs--------where the heck is mine!
    LOL! Woodyp does have a point...

    Seriously though, nice steak. Porterhouse is one of my favorites.
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Nice and Perfect temp
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    I really DO wish I could have a BBQ for all the great help I have gotten from you folk........

    Unless your in Miami Beach the pics will have to do
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Looks perfect!! Love me a Porterhouse!
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    I just ate lunch and That steak still has my mouth watering! Looks so yummmy
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    In Australia we'd call that a T-Bone steak.... Good grief that looks fabulous...
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Here a Porterhouse is the large T-bone steak. The steak we typically call a T-bone has a small tenderloin side.
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Cool... Our porterhouse steak is the part of the steak underneath the bone, that's pictured... The bottom part... My dad is a retired butcher...
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    Re: Porterhouse!

    Oh now I'm hungry!
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