INSPIRATION – Barbecue Sauce

Half the battle of creating your own wonderful barbecue sauce is just getting your ass off the couch. If you actually do some research and get in the kitchen, you will find all the inspiration you need is within you. Your apron may become spotty, your pots will definitely get dirty, but the aroma will…

Rub-a-dub-dub

Need a good rub down? Who doesn’t? Just take a walk through your local grocery store and you’ll find a plethora, that’s right – a plethora, of pre-mixed barbecue style dry rubs on the shelves. These lengthy aisles offer many average flavored dry rubs with weirdly odd names and in brightly colored packages. Each seem…

Winter Grilling

Reminiscing back to that perfect summer day when the sun was shining, the pool was full of kids and that slab of ribs was slow smoking on the grill? Of course you are my friend because winter has arrived here in South Eastern Michigan. Your grill is probably near the front door of the garage…

2016 Christmas BBQ Gifts

Here is the Annual Edition of the Christmas Barbecue Gift Giving Extravaganza. The following hyperlinks will take you to places only a true Barbecue aficionado could enjoy: Sharper Image lights charcoal briquettes in just 60 seconds using a Rapid Electric Firestarter. Brookstone solves that grilling at night problem with their Handle Mount Grill Light. Gear…

$20 barbecued dinners

The economy has bitten each of us in the butt the last few years and chewed up any extra pennies we’ve tried to save. Finding economical meals and stretching them to feed the entire family has become a challenge. Even barbecue or grilling meals rather than going out to eat seems a little pricey these…