Do You Want To Be A Better Outdoor Cook?
If you want to increase your outdoor cooking skills, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned veteran, you’ll find everything you need to advance your BBQ, Grilling and Smoking game.
BBQ 101 / Start Here
If you are new to grilling or smoking, start here. I will teach you everything you need to know step by step.
Building a solid foundation is a must for success. Read these articles to learn exactly how to do that and start building your barbecue cred.
A lot of people struggle going from grilling to low and slow smoking. Here are some awesome techniques for you to use.
Controlling and managing heat is one of the most important things you can learn while grilling and smoking. I will teach you everything you need to know to get it right.
Fast track your purchasing decisions or learn to use your grill or equipment the right way with these awesome guides for you to use.
Marinating / Rubbing / Injecting / Brining
Marinades, rubs, brines and injections contain herbs and spices to enhance the flavors of your foods. I’ll show when to use these techniques, why and how.
Know Your Meat
Choosing the right cut of meat is just as important as how you cook it. Learn about all the different choices and how to pick the perfect cut.Read more from this category
Hot and fast is the way to go when searing your meats. I will teach you how to get it right without overcooking your food.Read more from this category
Building a solid heat foundation when cooking is critical. From choosing the right fuel for the job to lighting and layout techniques, learn precisely how to do just that.Read more from this category
A job that nobody likes, but one that needs to be done for grilling and smoking safely and for prolonging the life of your investment. I’ve got you covered in the articles below.Read more from this category
Before firing up that grill or smoker, learn these grilling safety tips for keeping yourself and your family safe while enjoying all those summer barbecues.Read more from this category
Tips & Tricks
Get pro tips and fun tricks to hack your next outdoor cooking session by reading the articles below.
See The Products that I Use And Recommend
If you’ve ever wondered what equipment and tools professional Pitmasters use to produce the most mouthwatering BBQ on the planet ... you’re in luck!
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