BBQ 'How To' Tips
A good store of 'BBQ How To' tips is
a must for every barbecue enthusiast. While there's no need to have vast
encyclopedias of knowledge about everything BBQ, knowing the basics will
make the outdoor cooking experience easier and much more fun. Check out
these BBQ tips to get you started.
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- How to Grill - a basic overview of
how to use a charcoal BBQ, for the very beginner.
- Grilling Charcoal - the advantages
and disadvantages of the different types of charcoal (the traditional and
popular briquette, vs. less common natural lump charcoal).
Barbecue Grate - information on
how to care for, clean, and maintain your cooking grates. A good cooking grate
makes a big difference in the ease of barbecuing food.
- Barbecue Mat - no need to live with
a deck that's spattered with grease and ash!
- BBQ Thermometers - an essential tool
for every cook. Make sure your food is thoroughly cooked and safe to eat.
- BBQ wood - a description of the many flavors
of wood chips that can be used for adding extra smoke flavor to barbecued foods.
- How to Bake a Potato in the BBQ
- baked potatoes are a popular side dish, and knowing how to do them in the
barbecue is a handy bit of know-how.
- BBQ Corn - another staple of the outdoor
cookout! Learn how to barbecue corn with and without the husk on.
- BBQ Ideas - who wouldn't love to get together
with friends and family for an outdoor cookout? Some ideas for these gatherings
that focus on great food but also on not overwhelming the cook -- after all, the
point is to enjoy the time with friends!
This basic set of BBQ How-To tips will help you get a good start. Feel free
to browse our site for more tips and lots of delicious recipes for BBQ beef,
pork, chicken, salmon, and seafood ... plus side dishes and appetizers too.
This website offers tips on how to BBQ
as well as
some of our favorite barbecue recipes
. We barbecue with a charcoal grill
in an outdoor kamado-style cooker called The Big Green Egg
We love food and we love the grill, and hope you enjoy our recipes!