4 Ways To Tell When Ribs Are Done

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Barbecuing ribs is not as easy as it seems as the thin layer of meat across the rack makes it difficult to find the sweet spot between cooking them long enough for the fat to render for that beautiful drip-off-the-bone feel and cooking them for so long that they dry out. Want to know the secret to perfectly cooked BBQ …

3 Easy Steps to Remove the Membrane from Ribs

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BBQ ribs has got to be everyone’s favorite dish. I mean you can’t go wrong with it. Whether you’re grilling or smoking them, there’s nothing more satisfying then presenting a beautiful rack of ribs at a BBQ party. But, preparation is key, and one of the most important things you’ve got to do with this fresh rack of pork is …

3 Quick & Easy Tips to Defrost Chicken Fast

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In a rush to get going for your BBQ party? Or perhaps you simply forgot to remove the frozen chicken from the freezer like what your wife told you to do so 3 hours ago. Proper defrosting of meat can be tricky, and there are a lot of ways to get it wrong. Poor preparation can lead to bland or …

7 BBQ Hacks You Definitely Need To Try

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We’ve previously discussed an essential set of BBQ tips and tricks for a barbecue party and our top 5 useful pro tips to help you with barbecuing. Now let us share with you more hacks, because we know they’ll come in handy for your next BBQ party! Use a two-zone system Having a BBQ at a single temperature is a bad idea. Use …

5 BBQ Foods To Get Those Vitamin Goodness

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Who says BBQ foods are a minefield of high-calorie foods? Instead, when your foods are chosen correctly, they can be a deliciously healthy! Plus, with all these virus spreading around right now, you want to build up those immune system and stay healthy while treating your tastebuds to some tasty foods. These are some easy go-to’s for your next party. …

4 Tips to Host a BBQ Party on a Budget

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A very common misconception is the fact that it is expensive to host a BBQ party, but is it not! In fact, if you follow the following tips, I am sure that you will be able to shave some costs off your next BBQ. Avoid Expensive BBQ Meat Cuts Firstly, you’ve got to understand that you don’t need to feed …

10 Tips to Grill and Serve the Perfect Rib

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Did you know? The rib is the ideal and perfect morsel of meat for anyone meat lovers! Here’re our top 10 tips to roast the tastiest ribs for your next BBQ party. Baby Backs Go for baby backs! They make great starter ribs as they’re tender, well-marbled, and quick and easy to cook. Plump Meaty Racks Keep a lookout for …

Hacking Salt: Tips to Add Flavor Without Salt

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Who says going salt-free BBQ dishes can’t be delicious? For those following a low-sodium diet, though, this doesn’t mean cancelling that grilling get-together. Enhancing taste can be as simple as heightening our basic flavors like sour, sweet, and savory.  Follow these simple tricks to lower the sodium and keep the classics. Garlic Garlic is hands-down a people-pleaser that can add …

Yes To Modern Chinese New Year Reunion Dinner

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The Chinese culture dates as far back as 5,000 years. It has been a traditional custom that loved ones gather together for a reunion dinner on the eve of Chinese New Year (CNY), to usher in the new lunar year. Prior to the eve of CNY, everyone would be scrambling around the markets or restaurants in search for fresh ingredients …

5 Grilled Vegetables That Show Meat Who Is Boss

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No matter how much you love a good steak or spicy chicken wings hot off the barbecue, a BBQ party isn’t complete without some grilled vegetables. So, if you haven’t started incorporating grilled veggies in your BBQ parties, you might want to do so with our top 5 picks! Not only are they a healthier option, they taste just as …