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bbq dry rubs you can make at home

8 BBQ Dry Rubs You Can Make at Home

Store bought rubs are fine for emergencies or when your pantry is bare. But if you have a fully stocked pantry nothing beats a good homemade dry rub. Whether it is pulled pork, smoked chicken or beef bris...
Competition style pork ribs

How to smoke competition style pork ribs

The ability to cook tasty ribs is a skill that can give you legendary status amongst your friends and family. Riding high on the praise of your loved ones, you may think you are ready to step it up and test ...
smoked lamb shoulder recipe

Smoked lamb shoulder recipe

This smoked lamb shoulder recipe is a great way to mix up your typical barbecue. For some reason lamb doesn't get anywhere near the same amount of love as brisket or ribs. I think that's a real shame because...
Barbecue brisket checklist

Barbecue brisket [checklist]

Mastering barbecue brisket is a badge of honor for the home pit master. It's not about finding the perfect recipe either. By learning the right process and using simple but quality ingredients you'll be setting...
Smoking your first pork butt

Smoking your first pork butt

Let's be honest. As amateur pit masters we love to obsess about every little detail. This often ends up making everything more complicated that it needs to be. Especially if you're just getting into smoking ...
Best barbecue books

The best barbecue books

There's no way around it. Barbecue is a very time consuming hoby. But so long as you've got your temperature under control and your thermometers setup you might as well take advantage of that down time. And ...
Smoking a whole turkey

10 Tips for smoking a whole turkey

As proud proud pitmasters we can't sit idly by and risk letting a whole turkey get dried out and ruined in the oven when we have a smoker sitting right outside. The smoker is our domain, where we are king, and...