A good grill thermometer is key to perfecting your grilled food. But not all grills come with one installed. Fortunately this can easily be worked around. Here's my guide on how to install a thermometer on your grill. A lot of today’s modern grills come with already installed thermometers, whether they're digital or analog. However this isn’t the case with all BBQ grills, … [Read more...] about How To Install A Thermometer On Your Grill
Chances are you’ve heard about the Big Green Egg. But unless you’re a serious griller, you may not know Primo Ceramic Grills. As the most popular kamado grill on the market, the Big Green Egg name has become a stand-in for all kamado grills. In fact, if you ask the average American about kamado grills, you’ll probably get plenty of blank stares. Inquire about the Big Green Egg … [Read more...] about Primo® vs Big Green Egg® – Which is the Better?
Our house seems to be made of cutting boards! Under the sink, We have wood cutting boards that are square, round, bigger round, and rectangle. We also have a fair share of plastic ones too. However, my go-to cutting board is always one of the wooden ones, which is why we need to know how to clean a wooden cutting board. They are just my preferred cutting board: Is it weird to … [Read more...] about The Best Way To Clean A Wood Cutting Board
It’s the age-old question, and there are as many perspectives as there are sparks from a ready chimney. Who knows best? Is it the competitor who’s won numerous competitions? Is it the guy down the street whose BBQ draws friends and neighbors from near and far every weekend? Is it your dear grandpa, who was barbecuing the day you were born and was right about everything else in … [Read more...] about Brisket: Fat Cap UP or DOWN?
There are very few things as easy, fun, and delicious as grilled pizza. Whether you’re a traditionalist who prefers classics like cheese and pepperoni or a foodie who enjoys exotic toppings like shrimp and fig, pizza on the grill is the perfect outdoor meal for an evening of family fun, entertaining friends, or a quiet date night. It doesn’t matter if you own a gas grill, … [Read more...] about Grilled Pizza: Fun Family Meals and Easy Entertaining
In recent years, low-and-slow has become a favorite staple on menus everywhere. Whether it's authentic brisket and ribs at a BBQ joint or smoked salmon at an upscale eatery, people love the rich and tender flavor that only smoking offers. Now, more than ever, it's easy to bring that mouthwatering flavor to your backyard, with options for every price range and skill level, … [Read more...] about How to Choose a BBQ Smoker
The above video is our side-by-side comparison of the Looftlighter and Bison Airlighter and the elapsed times provided represent the results of our field trial. The times given in the post below reflect the manufacturers claims. Although our times differ from the stated times, there are many variables that can cause lighting times to fluctuate, including brand of charcoal and … [Read more...] about Looftlighter vs Bison Airlighter
When you think of grilling, bacon is probably not the first thing that would come to your mind. These cuts of meat are obtained from the belly section of the pig and are cured with salt. Bacon is a popular breakfast staple that is cooked in many ways, from frying, broiling, and baking. But do you know that it’s also possible to grill your bacon using a pellet grill? So here’s … [Read more...] about How to Cook Bacon on a Pellet Grill and Oven
It’s a fact: When you say “BBQ,” most people think of BBQ sauce. Not rub or smoke or that oh-so-delicious bark. Even respectable restaurants and foodies fall prey to the notion that almost anything can be made BBQ by simply adding BBQ sauce. Need proof? Look no further than the glut of recipes for “BBQ Pulled Pork” that are made in crock pots. Or BBQ ribs baked in the oven. The … [Read more...] about 10 Great BBQ Sauces You Absolutely Must Try
Kamado grills, also called ceramic grills or egg grills, have enjoyed a surge in popularity due to their incredible versatility and performance. With new brands entering the market each year, there are more options than ever, making it hard to determine which kamado is right for you. However, if you know what features to compare, choosing a kamado charcoal grill can be made a … [Read more...] about How to Choose a Kamado Grill? (Choosing the Best Kamado Grill)