Using black and white newspaper, lighting your charcoal chimney outside the grill, venting properly and using hardwood lump charcoal can all help reduce or eliminate ash when you cook on your Weber Kettle or charcoal barbecue grill. If you’ve ever grilled on charcoal then you know that you get a lot more flavor for your [...]
Heat and flavor are two key factors when selecting chili peppers for grilling. Understanding the Scoville Scale will help. When you grill you grill with fire. And sometimes you also grill with fire. Chili (or chile) peppers can add some meaningful flavor to your food, but … understanding the heat range is key. Additionally, every [...]
Make your own Thousand Island Dressing for this Tangy, Springtime Rueben Sandwich. And Exclusive BBQ Pit Boss Recipe. Spring has sprung in the southland, and that’s got everybody feeling feisty, including our very own Pit Boss. He picked some of the first of his spring field greens and used them to construct a fresh twist [...]
Winter Grilling Made Easy If you live in the south like us, then winter grilling means throwing on a sweatshirt and braving 40 degree temperatures and some seasonal dampness. Not exactly mind-blowing stuff. But if you live in the north…lets say upstate New York, Minnesota or … coastal Norway, then winter grilling gets a lot [...]
Comprehensive BBQ Tools Checklist Face it, there are a LOT of barbecue tools out there. This BBQ Tools checklist helps you cut down some of the confusion. We’ve broken down barbecue and grilling tools into Four categories: Apprentice, Journeyman, Advanced, and Master. If you’re on a fixed budget, we recommend buying fewer, better barbecue tools [...]
Buttermilk Brined Grilled Turkey Breast Recipe You want to grill a turkey breast? Not so fast my friend. Turkey can dry out even if you cook it low and slow. Grill it over high heat and you are just asking for a tough, dry bird. This brine recipe will solve your problems. Brining adds moisture [...]
Beer used to extinguish fire We all know that beer can be used to fight flareups on your grill. Beer is mostly water and so you can just douse the flames with a few well-aimed pours from your brew, just so long as you have a beer in reserve.
Asian BBQ Pork Tenderloin Tired of the same old barbecue pork tenderloin? Here is a recipe for Asian BBQ Pork Tenderloin that will absolutely bring you luck this Chinese New Year. You’re going to want to marinate it for at least six hours, but once you pull the marinated pork tenderloin out of the fridge, [...]
Grilled Pork Chops can be Tough and Flavorless. Follow these rules to Grill the Perfect Pork Chop Every Time. Ever grill a chop and have it come out dry, tough and flavorless. There are reasons for that. Three to be exact.
Awesome Trucks – The “Undisputable Cuz” 18-Wheeler Barbecue Pit Texas is known for two things – Barbecue and Big and the Undisputable Cuz is both.
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Four grilling tools that every man needs in his belt Here are the four grilling tools that every man should have in his BBQ Tool Belt. They make great gifts for Christmas or just about any other time of the year. Man your Grill. Vollrath 16″ Professional Grill Tongs ($8.02 plus s&h) -
Grilled Turkey Grill a turkey this holiday season, your family will love you for it. Here is how to grill a turkey in 9 easy steps.
Brining Poultry – Makes a Huge difference in Flavor and Juiciness Brining poultry will give it more flavor and better texture, every time. Poultry – i.e. chicken, turkey and duck – is leaner than most other meats, so it tends to try out on the grill. There is a simple way to fix that, and [...]
Butter Burgers The only thing better than a burger is butter in a burger. Butter Burgers. They taste delicious. You will need one to two hours to chill the herb butter before cooking these butter burgers.
Grill this Asian-Style Grilled Pork Belly Quick! Pork belly is a boneless cut of fatty meat from the belly of a pig. In other words, pork belly is uncured bacon. Normally pork belly is braised and then seared, but this is a labor-intensive process that can take up to 24 hours. We’d much rather slice our pork belly thin and grill [...]
The Best Wood for Smoking Meat – Pecan, Apple, Alder, Peach, Cherry Check out our new-and-improved compressive guide to smoking woods here. It includes profiles of Pecan, Apple, Alder, Peach, Cherry, Hickory, Oak, Maple and Mesquite.
A little knowledge goes a long way when selecting hardwoods for meat smoking. We’re often asked about the best wood for smoking meat. We often answer that it depends on what you prefer. Different woods impart different flavors, and there are no hard and fast rules. This guide explains the basic characteristics of woods [...]
Tailgating Tips from the BBQ Pit Boss Tailgate season starts this weekend. You’ll need some tailgating tips.
Top Tailgating Apps Looking for some great tailgating ideas this season? These top tailgating apps can help you plan the best tailgate party ever. Before we get to the apps, we have to show you this. The Openea iPhone case contains a fully functional bottle opener. This might be one of the best tailgating ideas [...]
Make a Tasty, Tender London Broil with this Quick and Easy Beer-Based Marinade Recipe
Charge your iPhone with Fire Yes that’s right. You can charge your iPhone with Fire. You can also charge your Android Phone with Fire. In fact you can power anything that plugs into a USB port with fire. Hot Damn! The device is called the Flamestower, and it uses a little known-thermoelectric principle called the [...]
Brining Pork Ribs – Adds Flavor and Juiciness Brining pork ribs will give them more flavor and better texture, every time. (Scroll to Bottom of Page for Rib Brine Recipe) We’ve always known that brining adds juiciness and flavor to poultry. Based on a scientific experiment conducted by our friends at GrillinFools.com, we know that [...]
Awesome Train BBQ We love seeing pictures of awesome BBQ Grills. We’ve shown you the Oil Tanker Truck that was turned into a massive rolling BBQ Grill. We’ve shown you a custom chopper that is basically the sickest, baddest grill in the world. For the odd hipster that visits the site, we’ve even shown you [...]
Grilled Zucchini – Quick, Easy, Delicious (and Firm) Grilled zucchini is a staple summer food, especially if you have a garden. The problem is that zucchini is about 95% water, and that can lead to a floppy piece of squash. Grilling helps, since the heat from the grill causes much of the zucchini’s moisture to [...]
Grilling without your phone is so 2004. These apps will give you the information you need to take your barbecue to the next level. Your phone can do a lot for you when you barbecue, and with the right apps your phone can do even more. We’ve tried, tested and reviewed a multitude of barbecue [...]
Barbeques Galore – Best Gifts Under $50 Barbeques Galore is one of the best barbecue stores out there, and certainly the biggest. They stock products that you can’t find anywhere else. They also have a great selection of BBQ gifts under $50. In fact, we’ve found 188 BBQ gifts under $50 on their site. That’s a lot. [...]
Grilled Peaches Recipe Once favored as the fruit of kings and royalty, a good peach is still one of the top tastes of summer. Peaches are even better when grilled. This grilled peaches recipe will crown you King of the Grill.
How to Grill Steak How to grill steak?
Bacon Infused Bourbon Recipe This bacon infused bourbon recipe is easy to make and yields a smooth, bacony bourbon. You’ll need about about 24 hours of lead time to make it, and the result is well worth the planning.
Memphis BBQ Outranked by Texas and Kansas City Style BBQ It’s true. People like Texas BBQ and Kansas City BBQ better than Memphis BBQ. At least the readers of Zagat guide do anyway. Zagat online recently published their first ever BBQ survey. The survey has lots of interesting information such as pork is more popular [...]
Grilling Corn on the Cob It’s corn season here in Georgia and well that means we are going to be grilling corn. There are a lot of ways to go about grilling corn, some people say you should leave the husk on. Some people say you should take the husk off. Some people say you [...]
Grilled Donuts Recipe Who says a donut has to be for breakfast? Who says a donut has to be fried? Certainly not us. Grill ‘em. You know you want to. Grilled donuts are great for those day-old donuts that are just a tad bit stale. Think of it as French Toast, American style.
The History and Origins of Barbecue I was recently having dinner with a distinguished Swiss gentleman, who also happens to be the father of my girlfriend. He’s not really a barbecue afficiando but he did bring up an interesting point. ”You know in the south,” he said, “you can eat barbecue. But everywhere else, you [...]
Cool Cooler: The Ice Block Cooler The cooler really hasn’t evolved much since Richard C. Laramy of Joliet, Illinois patented the Portable Ice Chest back in 1953. Sure materials have evolved and there are lots of different sizes to choose from but basically a cooler is still just an insulated box — and that’s not all that cool. [...]
There is an art to grilling a hot dog, and some hot dogs are better for grilling. Check our handy hot dog grilling guide. Instructions for grilling the perfect hot dog So, how do you grill the perfect dog? Here’s some hot dog grilling tips from a man who used to work the grill station for [...]
BBQ Tools Roundup – The Best BBQ Tools We’ve Found When it comes to BBQ Tools, there are a lot to choose from. At the minimum, there are four BBQ tools that every man should have at his disposal. Will you use all of them all of the time? Nope. But you’ll have them when [...]
Honey Badger BBQ Sauce This…is the Honey Badger. Watch it cook in slow motion. It’s pretty badass. It goes all over the place. Watch! It’s on your barbecue! Eww it’s on your chicken! Oh it’s basting your pork loin? Oh my gosh. This BBQ Sauce just doesn’t give a sh*t. It cooks what it wants. This [...]
Father’s Day Gifts: When to order your BBQ Pit Boss Belt Father’s Day cliches are a dime-a-dozen.
The FusionBrands Grill Comb A good kabob has a lot going for it, but it takes a long time to put everything on the skewer. Nobody wants to spend an hour preparing something they are going to cook for ten minutes. Enter the Fusion Brand Grill Comb.
Bulls Eye BulldozerBQ The Bulls Eye BBQ Sauce marketing department has got it figured out. A Twitter search recently revealed pictures of a previously top-secret BBQ Grill made out of a bulldozer. The Bullseye BulldozerBQ’s origins appear to still be classified, but the giant barbecue excavation machine was last sighted on May 16th near Toronto at [...]
Italian Grilled Pork Sandwich Philly is famous for the Cheesesteak, but insiders know that the real gem is the Italian Roast Pork Sandwich. If you live in the Philly area you probably know a little place down the street, like John’s Roast Pork on Snyder Avenue. If you don’t live in Philly, you’re probably wondering what [...]
Six Tips for Grilling Fish Fish can be tricky to grill. It’s sometimes too delicate, it sometimes sticks. Sometimes it cooks too fast. Follow these six can’t miss tips for grilling fish and you’ll be assured of a better fish every time.
Moore Oklahoma Tornado – Operation BBQ Relief Moore, Oklahoma and other parts of Oklahoma City were devastated by a Tornado today. The Oklahoma Tornado has left thousands homeless and many more will be without food. Operation BBQ Relief is a not-for-profit that specializes in preparing food for disaster-stricken areas. They cooked over 120,000 meals for [...]
Father’s Day is just around the corner and the last thing he needs is another bottle of Old Spice. What do you get the man who has everything? Look no further than this web page. Here are some some kick-ass Father’s Day Gifts that he’ll actually enjoy.
Fire Wire Flexible BBQ Skewer If you’re an urban BBQ fan, then you might have limited space on your grill. Urban barbecuers tend to have smaller grills on smaller spaces. This can be great for a quick meal for one or two, but if you have a couple of buddies over it can be a [...]
Pit Boss Booze: Masterson’s Rye Whiskey
The Secret Science Behind Koozies (aka Can Coolers) You might be a redneck…oh if you have more than half a dozen camouflage can coolers in your man cave. But you’d also be damn smart. We all know that koozies keep beer cold. But do we know why? It’s because of the insulation right? Wrong. Well, [...]
A Charcoal Chimney will Light Your BBQ Grill Quickly and Safely…without Lighter Fluid Nobody likes charcoal lighter fluid. It’s messy. It smells bad. It can leave a chemical taste on your food. It’s also a dangerous inhalant. Charcoal lighter fluid emits volatile organic compounds (VOC’s) when it evaporates and when it burns. This causes air [...]
Brinkmann Dual Function Grill, 3-Burner Propane Gas / Charcoal Grill and Smoker The Brinkmann Dual Function Grill is a solid value, but at $300 will it hold up? Well, it’s not a Weber Genesis, but then again this dual function grill is practically 1/3 the price, and based on what we’ve seen the Brinkmann [...]
Prosciutto-wrapped grilled chicken stuffed with Sharp Provolone Here is a grilled chicken recipe that’s easy to make and tastes delicious. Happy grilling and buon appetito.
Urban BBQ – BBQ Bike by Rejuiced Bikes BBQ can be tough in the city. Urban settings don’t have yards. Urban settings don’t have grills. Urban settings don’t have a lot of space in general. It’s no mere coincidence that grilling took off with the rise of the suburban middle-class. But you’re not here for [...]
How a Good Marinade Could Save Your A** Marinade is good for a lot of things. It flavors your meat. It tenderizes your meat. And it helps protect you from colon cancer. That’s right, a good marinade can quite literally save your ass.
Five Cool Bottle Openers It’s always beer season, and you are going to need a device to open those beers. Here are five cool bottle openers we’ve found that will help you accomplish this task.
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Bacon Infused Vodka Recipe
Bratwurst Recipe: Grilled Brats with Savory Beer Sauce Cooking a Brat should be simple no? Well it is. But anything worth doing is worth doing right. Here is one awesome Bratwurst Recipe. This bratwurst recipe has three simple steps. Simmering. Grilling. Holding. Since you’ll likely be cooking these at a tailgate party here is what [...]