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How to Build a Plow Disk Grill: AKA Discada or Cowboy Wok



How to Build a Plow Disk Grill: AKA A Discada or Cowboy Wok
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I was reading a suspense thriller that mentioned the word discada.  Context clues suggested it was related to Texas BBQ and my curious nature took over.  After some google search magic I learned what a discada is.

A discada has many names: cowboy wok, disco, and cultivator disk grill.  But all it is is a discarded cultivator disk with handles welded on and the center attachment hole plugged.

To make my homemade cowboy wok I went to the local Co-Op and bought the largest cultivator disk they had and then fashioned a plug out of a piece of scrap.

I then welded the plug in the hole and tacked two horseshoes for handles.

After sanding out the paint and welding slag  I finished my cowboy wok by putting it on a LP Burner and seasoned the disco just as you would a cast iron skillet.

I really love mine and use it when I am out on the land.  It works best for fajitas, but anything that you can cook on a griddle, wok, or skillet will cook well on a disco.

I anytime I bring it out to a cook out everyone thinks it is awesome.  I keep hoping I can find a 36 inch disk.

I have recently done and experiment in using a Discada on a kettle smoker.  It took a few tries, but It works great now.

How To Cook on a Plow Disk Grill: AKA Discada or Cowboy Wok




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