New BBQ & Grilling Products for 2022
Every year, as Spring approaches, a slew of new grills, smokers, accessories, and other outdoor cooking products rush onto the market. In 2022 we are seeing some truly revolutionary products. Several offerings take grilling back to the basics in new and exciting ways. Below I have handpicked this year’s new BBQ & Grilling products that […]
Best Grilled and Smoked Vegetable Recipes
The best grilled and smoked vegetable recipes for year round meal planning.
The 12 Best Marinades
Try these 12 marinades for all your home cooking needs. Use on meats and vegetables.
Valentine’s Day Dinner
Need inspiration for Valentine’s Day dinner? We’ve compiled our favorite romantic meal ideas for you!
Chicken Wing Recipes for the Grill or Smoker
The 10 best chicken wing recipes for your grill or smoker.
What is a Blue Steak?
Learn how to make a blue steak with this comprehensive step by step recipe guide.
The Best Grilled and Smoked Appetizers
Try our best grilled and smoked appetizers at your next cookout or party.
The Brisket Buying Guide
This brisket buying guide will answer all your questions and help you select the best brisket for your cooking needs.
Weber vs Traeger
Money, Marketing, and Patents: Fighting for control of Barbecue On July 5th, 2021, the day after barbecue’s biggest day, pellet grill maker Traeger announced their filing for an initial public stock offering. Almost simultaneously, Traeger had issued a press release confirming their purchase of wireless thermometer company Meater. Six days after Traeger’s IPO filing, grill […]
BBQ Online: The Early Years
We often hear the story of the young pitmaster learning the craft at the knee of an elder and how barbecue traditions passed from one generation to another. Travelers to the barbecue belt brought back some tips and hints, but little in the way of comprehensive instructions. Occasionally, a book might contain a recipe or […]
Steak Temperature Guide
Use this steak temperature guide to help you determine the best steak doneness!
Traeger Über Alles
Does Traeger have a path to global domination? The pellet grill market isn’t just competitive; it can be downright ruthless. Companies fight for dominance, credibility, and the claim of authenticity. To gain the upper hand competitively requires a lot of creativity. I know most readers will agree on product innovation, but there are other forms […]
How to Make Rotisserie Chicken
How to Make Barbecue Brisket
Ban the Bristle
On August 11th, 2011, a 50-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with severe abdominal pain. A CT scan found that a small metal wire had perforated his intestine. It was surgically removed, and he was released from the hospital the following day. An investigation determined that a metal bristle from his grill cleaning brush […]