4 Ways To Control The Heat On A Charcoal Grill

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Do you struggle with controlling the heat on a charcoal grill? Although charcoal (or wood fire) can be relatively volatile in nature, there’re 4 effective ways to control your BBQ heat. Control the airflow Most charcoal grills have vents on the bottom. So, next time you want a hotter fire, open the vents wide and let more air in. Alternatively, …

How To BBQ Sausages: Contain Flare-Ups

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The traditional way to BBQ your favourite sausages has got to be directly over the fire. However, this often leads to colossal conflagrations and flare-ups. So in this post, we’re gonna share with you the tips and tricks on how to master BBQing your sausages like a pro! BBQing over direct heat If you choose to BBQ your sausages like …

3 Ways To Build A Long Lasting BBQ Charcoal Fire

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1. The Ember Spread Method Scatter unsoaked wood chips or chunks among the unlit charcoal. Thereafter, place a paraffin fire starter in the center and position 3 charcoals over it. Now, light the starter. Once the 3 pieces of charcoal are lit, close the lid and adjust the vents to obtain your desired BBQ temperature. The lit charcoals will gradually …

4 Random BBQ Tricks To Take Your BBQ To The Next Level

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We know we’ve previously shared 7 BBQ hacks to enhance your BBQ experience. But you know what? There’s more! Here are some of the “secret” techniques to help you up your game at every BBQ party. Keep your BBQ grill lubricated One cool way to oil your BBQ grate is to impale half of an onion on a long-handled meat fork …

6 Simple Steps To Making Professional Grill Marks

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Are you having a BBQ party this weekend? Knock your guests’ socks off with a perfectly grilled, tasty and tender steak. Then, add a little window dressing with diamond grill marks! Typically seen in the best steakhouses, diamond grill marks can be had at home too! Here’re 6 simples steps for you to achieve that perfect BBQ mark. Step 1 …

4 Types Of BBQ Grilled Bread You Must Try

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After your BBQ steaks, chicken, and burgers are all grilled to perfection, stay flame-side for just a little more and toss some bread onto your hot BBQ grills. Not only does grilling your bread brings out its yeasty and toasty essence, it only takes minutes to make! We promise you’ll love the flavour that grilling imparts on all types of …

5 Ways To BBQ Portobello Mushrooms

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1. Marinate the BBQ mushrooms in your favourite marinade Marinate the mushrooms in your favourite marinade, then drain and BBQ until tender over a medium-hot fire for about 4 to 5 minutes per side. This has got to be the fastest and most effortless dish on this list to serve your BBQ party guests! 2. BBQ eggs in portobello caps …

4 T’s To BBQ Grilled Pizza

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Type When BBQing pizza, you need to decide what type are you are going to be grilling — fresh or frozen. Technique With grilling pizza, the technique you use is critical to guarantee a perfectly grilled pizza. When choosing fresh or frozen pizza, you have three grilling style options to choose from: direct, indirect or use a pizza stone. When choosing …

What Is The Best Cut Of Meat For BBQ Pork Chops?

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Pork chops are an iconic comfort food dish because it’s such a quick, easy and hearty go-to BBQ food. Not only are they filling, they’re also packed with nutritious, is less expensive and fatty than beef, and really easy to prepare. However, it does have BBQ pork chops does have its downside – they can get tough and dry pretty …

3 Tips To Picking Pork Chops For BBQ

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A favourite meat at BBQ parties, has got to be grilled pork chops. This is because they are often more affordable BBQ foods when compared to other meats. However, if you’re an avid BBQ chef, you’d probably encountered more than one occasion where you have bitten into a dry and tough BBQ pork chops. So, if you are wondering how …