Archive for August, 2017

Charred Giardiniera Recipe

Charred Giardiniera Recipe

You know the drill. Atop our brats, kielbasas, hot dogs and sweet Italian sausages, we love our toppings.

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Charred Giardiniera Recipe

Charred Giardiniera Recipe

By: Tracy Nawara     You know the drill. Atop our brats, kielbasas, hot dogs and sweet Italian sausages, we love our toppings. Rarely do we find the time to make these toppings homemade since store-bought suffices just fine. Well, not today. Let’s bring our favorite topping to the grill and make it homemade. We’re […]

Pitmaster’s Secrets

Pitmaster’s Secrets

By: Joshua Rooks   Short On Time? Try a brine! Let’s talk schedules. If yours looks anything like mine, you’ve got a million and one things going on. And this is the problem with which I’d like to help. You see, most of us don’t have the time to smoke meat, no matter how delicious […]

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It’s Tailgating Time!

It’s Tailgating Time!

By: Sarah D.       Your grill sees a lot of action during the summer, but it’s not time to put it away yet! As every football fan knows, tailgating season is really where the grill shines! Skip the sugar heavy sauces and nitrate filled hot dogs for clean AND flavorful food with these […]

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Wood Choices for BBQ: Preparing your Wood

Wood Choices for BBQ: Preparing your Wood

By: Michael Capecci   How to Prepare Your Wood for the Smoker  Next time you need to chop or prune a tree in your yard, do yourself a favor and burn the wood in your smoker. Using your own wood can give you a unique flavor that you won’t get from popular wood chip brands […]

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Another Great Grilling Debate: Gas vs. Charcoal

Another Great Grilling Debate: Gas vs. Charcoal

      By: Thomas Shefchik        Why Charcoal is the Only Grill for Me  There are some things charcoal grills are not. They are not the fastest way to grill your meal. They are not the cleanest way to grill your meal. They are not the most convenient way to grill your […]

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3 Tips to Make Your Next Outdoor BBQ Flawless 

3 Tips to Make Your Next Outdoor BBQ Flawless 

  By: Bethany Cohen  Planning an outdoor gathering can actually be a lot more stressful that planning one indoors. Outdoor entertainment actually brings a lot more challenges and things that you will have to anticipate for accordingly. But, to make things easier for you and more enjoyable for your guests, check out the list below […]

BBQ Made Simple: Seasoning

BBQ Made Simple: Seasoning

By: Lawson Robinson One of the most important aspects of a BBQ is the preparation process. Preparing, marinating and seasoning your food is the hardest part of grilling food. The rest of the grilling process is simply flipping the food over and fully cooking the food. While the preparation process is important, it is also […]

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How to Spot Great Barbecue

How to Spot Great Barbecue

By: Joshua Rooks         Tips For Finding A Good Barbecue Joint  As an avid fan of barbecue, I acknowledge that opinions vary greatly on what makes a great dish. Otherwise, why would there be different styles of Que? It seems everyone has a different idea of what it means to make great […]

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Barbecue-aholic Reviews

Barbecue-aholic Reviews

    By: Joshua Rooks     Hello everyone! My name is Josh, and I’m a Barbecue-aholic. You should know that I’m a weird, eclectic guy. My barbecue preferences are no different. One day you’ll find me biting into a savory forkful of Carolina pork drowning in vinegar and spices, and the next you’ll find […]

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The Best and Worst Foods to Eat at a BBQ

The Best and Worst Foods to Eat at a BBQ

By Nicole Dossantos     Eating healthy at a summer barbeque may seem like an impossible task, but the truth is that you can still eat delicious foods and maintain your overall health and wellbeing. It’s important to educate yourself on the best and worst foods; this way, you know what foods are best to […]

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It’s all about The Rub: BBQ Rub Review

It’s all about The Rub: BBQ Rub Review

By Pitmaster Samuel Klusmeyer     Slow cooking is an honored tradition of food preparation. There’s something in the process. Heating your cooking surfaces to the perfect temperature, preparing your ingredients, coating your choice meat with a rub that’s just waiting to crust… oh so deliciously, and then basting again and again while the hours […]

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The Asian Market Sparkles

The Asian Market Sparkles

By Michelle K.       The Asian Market sparkles at me when I walk by. And my stomach grumbles. What to make? I make a really good Asian soup called Phoa. It is thinly sliced pork or/and beef, noodles, a little veggies and broth. My husband gets it all the time when we go out […]

Best Online Sources for Promo and Coupon Codes

Best Online Sources for Promo and Coupon Codes

Procurement is the process of finding, agreeing to terms and acquiring goods, services or works from an external source, often via a tendering or competitive bidding process. The process is used to ensure the buyer receives goods, services or works at the best possible price, when aspects such as quality, quantity, time, and location are […]

Healthy Food Trends 2018 – Food as Medicine

Healthy Food Trends 2018 – Food as Medicine

As Food Bloggers, we ponder all day thinking about Food, Cooking and What Our Readers might want or need. As we began researching Food Trends for 2017 and what the Food Trends for 2018 might be. .. It dawned on us as we scoured around….. The #1 Food Trend for 2018 is Healthy Eating. With […]

Best Barbecue Shows 2017

Best Barbecue Shows 2017

It all started in the 1950’s with the introduction of the Home Grill. We all started the same way. Learning to build a fire using charcoal, and grilling our meats fast, creating a gorgeous sear and tender juicy inside. The smell surrounding you as you cooked. These are the Traditions our parents and grandparents showed […]