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How to Clean Cast Iron Grill Grates – (After Grilling or If They’re Just Rusty)

Cast iron grill grates are made out of tough metal and they can last for a lifetime if they’re well maintained . Routine maintenance does take time and effort, but the benefits of cleaning after each use are well worth it! After all, nothing beats the taste of food that has been cooking on cast …

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How to Easily Clean a Rusty Grill (Simply Guide You Can Follow)

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When barbecue season hits, it’s important to clean your barbecue grill, no matter how much rust it is covered in. As a barbecue fanatic, you want to be flipping burgers not red rust! It not healthy or sanitary to BE cooking on a rusty grill! Fortunately, there are easy ways to ensure your cooking on …

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Top BBQ & Grilling Industry Brands

After an extensive survey of experienced pitmasters, everyday backyard cooks and our own research, we have found the best brands for a range of categorizes. Most Trusted & Reliable Grills Camp ChefWeber Most Trusted & Reliable Thermometers Thermoworks Competition Level Grills Yoder Smokers Charcoal Suppliers Jealous Devil Kingsford Most Trusted & Reliable Charcoal Smokers Weber …

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The History of American BBQ

The History of American BBQ

The history of the good old American BBQ runs deep, and is quite a fascinating story. Lets get into it! American BBQ History When Christopher Columbus landed on the island he discovered (which he named) ‘Hispaniola’, he found the indigenous tribes used a really distinctive food preparation method. This particular method of cooking was meat …

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Types of Food Smoking

Types of food smoking

Smoking is a cooking process of flavouring, preserving or cooking food by allowing smoke from smouldering, burning materials such as wood to penetrate it. Different cultures and cuisines use different types of wood. The North Americans use a variety of oak, pecan, alder, maple, mesquite and hickory. However, fruitwood trees are also used, these can include cherry, …

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The Best BBQ Festivals (+BONUS International Event)

the best bbq festivals

It doesn’t matter what part of USA you’re in, there are BBQ festivals right around the corner. Combining live music, outdoor activities and good barbecue (usually washed by great beer or whiskey) is a great day out with the family. These barbecue festivals often allow you to see some of the top BBQ pitmasters and …

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The Different Types of Cookers (Not Just BBQS and Smokers)

Different types of cookers

Do you feel like you need to branch out away from your traditional gas barbecue or smoker? Here are a range of different appliances and cookers you should consider looking into. Each of these different cookers has their own purpose and pros & cons. The awesome thing about each of these cookers is that almost …

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