Grilla wood pellet grill review

Grilla Wood Pellet Grill Review

I would never recommend buying a grill just because it turns heads. There are plenty of leaky, budget smokers that look cool but couldn't maintain a steady temperature if your life depended on it. That's where the Grilla comes in. With it's unique desi...
mopping and spritzing barbecue

Guide to Mopping and Spritzing when you Barbecue

Let's be honest, no one wants to serve dry barbecue. And no one wants to eat it. So it makes sense that since the caveman days we've been slathering sticky mop sauces and spritzing our barbecue with liquid. It seems like basic math. Add liquid = les...
How to use an offset smoker

How to Use an Offset Smoker

Offset barrel smoker. Stick burner. Horizontal smoker. Whatever you call them, this is the type of smoker that dominates the competition circuit. And there's no doubt this is what most people picture when they think of a smoker. Unlike electric, gas o...
Best pellet smokers for 2017

The Best Pellet Smokers for 2019

If you're looking for a versatile, simple to use cooker then you should seriously consider a pellet smoker. While you won't win any points with old fashioned pit masters, the ability to effortlessly produce excellent barbecue makes buying a pellet smokers ...
Cold weather smoking tips

7 Practical Cold Weather Smoking Tips

So, it’s miserable outside. Cold, blowy and bleak. However, I’m sure you’d agree that there could be no better time to hoe into some succulent pulled pork or brisket. Once you've managed to whip up the courage to brave the cold, actually smoking in extreme co...
Pit barrel cooker review

Pit Barrel Cooker Review

After years of dominating the charcoal smoker market, the Weber Smokey mountain finally has a challenger with the Pit Barrel Cooker. This 18.5" steel cooker is a variation on the classic Ugly Drum Smoker design. This style of smoker was more common for DIY en...
Best charcoal smokers

The best charcoal smokers for 2019

People love to brag about cooking with charcoal. You've got to admit, there's a certain amount of romance with firing up the charcoal smoker. Maybe its the more interactive nature, and the fact is requires a little bit of skill to work with. While we all lov...
best infrared grill

Best Infrared Grills for 2019

You can't walk down the aisle of your local grill shop without seeing the word "Infrared" plastered all over the place. While some would claim this is a hyped up feature to sell more grills, there's no denying that infrared burners offer of blistering hea...
Best gas smokers under 400

The best gas smokers under $400 for 2019

Every veteran pit master loves to brag about how they spent 16 hours in the snow slaving over the fire to produce the finest, most succulent brisket known to man. But if you're just getting into smoking meat and don't want to sacrifice your entire weekend the...