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Grilled Foil Packet Oven Meals (Hobo Bags)

Grilled Foil Packet Oven Meals (Hobo Bags)

Sponsored Content As the saying goes, big things come in small packages and that may explain the burgeoning popularity of foil-packet recipes. Minimal preparation and cleanup are easy trade-offs for the immense flavors you can create in these tiny containers, whether you prepare them in the oven, on the grill or over an open flame. […]

A Quick Guide To Barbecue Safety

A Quick Guide To Barbecue Safety

By: Joshua Rooks Grilling can be the highlight of your day. It can be the event you look forward to throughout the week. Barbecuing can become the vehicle through which you make great memories. Or…it could be the exact opposite.     Unfortunately, reality has dictated that grilling and smoking can be dangerous. From bacteria in […]

Top trends to inspire your outdoor living

Top trends to inspire your outdoor living

Sponsored Content Outdoor living spaces rank first among special function rooms desired by consumers, according to the American Institute for Architects, and so homeowners are expected to be going all-in for the outdoors in 2018. Trex Company, a maker of premium decking and railing, has gleaned insights from contractors, homeowners and industry experts to compile […]

Farm-to-table: The hot food trend you can enjoy without leaving home

Farm-to-table: The hot food trend you can enjoy without leaving home

Sponsored Content Farm-fresh eggs. Locally grown tomatoes. Herbs sourced onsite. If you’ve eaten out recently, you’ve probably noticed the menus feature locally sourced ingredients. The farm-to-table movement continues to flourish at restaurants throughout the country. In fact, rather than the exception, it’s become the expectation. According to the National Restaurant Association, farm-to-table is quickly becoming […]

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5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Spices

5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Spices

Sponsored Content One area of the kitchen that is often overlooked when it comes to spring cleaning is the area home chefs keep their spices, whether it’s a cabinet, rack or drawer. Keeping your spices fresh and organized is a smart way to create faster, more flavorful meals. Try these tips from Toni Hammersley, author […]

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Festive Fun for St. Patrick’s Day

Festive Fun for St. Patrick’s Day

Sponsored Content Turn your St. Patrick’s Day celebration into a chance to enjoy Irish heritage with hearty foods and a lively atmosphere. When it’s the one day each year it’s acceptable to pinch non-conforming friends and family, it’d be a shame not to go all out. These few simple tips can help you put together […]

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Think Outside the Lunchbox

Think Outside the Lunchbox

Sponsored Content Eating the same thing every day can make lunch seem so “blah.” Now’s the perfect time to break out of the lunch rut and add some excitement to your meals. Thinking outside the traditional lunchbox is easy with the right ingredients. Perk up your noontime noshing with fresh, seasonal ingredients coupled with kitchen […]

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Wildly Delicious Wild Game Barbecue

Wildly Delicious Wild Game Barbecue

By: Joshua Rooks First, let’s define our scope here. This article will provide you with information, tips and ideas on how to produce delicious delicacies of the wild game variety. If your palate prefers undomesticated meat, I’m talking to you.     Smoking, grilling, and barbecuing wild game doesn’t often play by the rules of our […]

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Thai Barbecue Recipes

Thai Barbecue Recipes

Are you bored of the ever repeating steaks or chicken drumsticks on your grill? Why not try something new with an Asian twist. In particular the Thai cuisine is famous for its grilled dishes. We will show you two Thai Barbecue Recipes that you can easily do at home with great results.  The first one […]

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Grand Mother Style Grilled Fish

Grand Mother Style Grilled Fish

By: Sania Murtaza Its time to celebrate outdoor BBQ party with this grand mother style grilled fish. Do you love to make marinated fish on the hot grill? I am sure you definitely love to. I always enjoy making fish on the grill rather than frying it in a pan containing lots of oil, because […]

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4 Secret Barbecue Sauce Ingredients

4 Secret Barbecue Sauce Ingredients

By: Joshua Rooks Hello everyone! People are always asking one question to myself and other pitmasters: What’s your secret ingredient? Well, sometimes it’s not an ingredient but actually a cooking method. Other times, it is indeed an extra-special something.     To the latter point, I have simple answers. Sometimes I can tell you without a […]

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4 Great American Barbecue Competitions

4 Great American Barbecue Competitions

By: Joshua Rooks As I sat at my desk writing, I began to think about competition barbecue and its effect on barbecue overall. Competition does a great service to the barbecue community. It serves as a proving ground for greatness. One can’t simply walk up to the judges and hand them a dish that wasn’t […]

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The Fire In Us: Why Do We Love To Barbecue?

The Fire In Us: Why Do We Love To Barbecue?

By: Joshua Rooks I’ve pondered this question for some time. Those I’ve questioned simply thought I had a particular fondness to the flavor of the sauce or the meat I consumed. Others have pontificated on the cooking process (this plays a major roll). But something in the back of my head told me it went […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

Saint Patrick’s Day is a very important day in the year for Irish people. On 17th March is a celebration of the Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. Which is why there are many recipes that Irish people make for this day, but there are some that have been a tradition for centuries. Corned Beef […]

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Easy Pulled Pork Recipe

Easy Pulled Pork Recipe

By: Michelle Keaton I live in a cold, very cold climate and I use my grill all year round no matter what. Yes, even in the winter. It can be 20 degrees below zero and I will still go out on the grill and use it. I will smoke meat, sear, or just grill the […]

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Reserve the Rind: Watermelon Recipes

Reserve the Rind: Watermelon Recipes

Sponsored Content Watermelon rinds make for more than just attractive containers for serving cold dishes and beverages. The rind can also be used in creative, edible ways and is good for your heart. Watermelon, both the flesh and the rind, is a good source of a compound called citrulline, an amino acid that raises levels […]

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