Recipes

Leftover beef brisket recipes

9 Leftover Beef Brisket Recipes

After smoking a brisket, no matter how lip smacking delicious it was, there are almost always leftovers. A brisket yields a lot of meat. If you are looking for some ideas for how to use your leftover brisket, ...
Barbecue pork rub for ribs or pulled pork

Barbecue Pork Rub Recipe

Confession time. When I'm doing pork ribs or pulled pork I normally just grab a store bought rub from the pantry. I'm especially partial to Plowboys Yardbird Rub for any kind of pork. But there is no reason ...
Mop sauce recipes

6 Mop Sauce Recipes to Give Your BBQ the Edge

A good mop sauce is like having your own barbecue secret weapon. Unlike barbecue sauce, which is applied for all to see after the meat is done, the mop sauce is applied at intervals as the meat cooks. It hel...
best barbecue side dishes

15 Best Barbecue Side Dishes

A tasty side dish is well worth the extra few minutes it takes to prepare. Without stealing the show, a great side or two will really round out your barbecue, and transform it into a complete meal. But all the...
steak being cooked on a charcoal grill

How to grill steak on a charcoal grill

I love my charcoal grills. Like, I really, really love them. I love them so much that I own 4 different kinds of charcoal grills. While I do most of my outdoor cooking on them, my favorite thing to cook ove...
beef short rib recipe texas style

Texas Style Smoked Beef Short Ribs Recipe

Beef short ribs are probably my favourite cut of meat to smoke at the moment. Don't be fooled by the name. There's nothing "short" about these huge meaty ribs though. These ribs contain more flavor, fat and con...
11 bbq sauces you can make at home

11 BBQ Sauces You Can Make at Home

The “secret sauce” that you grab off the shelf at the local food store might be tasty, but it is not actually a secret at all, let's be honest. But if you make your own barbeuce sauce, you can create somethi...
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 ...