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Carne Asada Tacos

Carne Asada Tacos Recipe 

The hardest part of my job is coming up with fun and unique recipes for blogs. It’s a rough life, Ok - I guess I got it pretty good compared to most other jobs. However, it gets a little more difficult creating BBQ and grilling recipes when it’s been raining nonstop for months. When asked last week what I was going to do for the blog I was truly drawing a blank... when suddenly it stopped raining. I ran outside and lit a chimney starter worth of charcoal, not knowing what...


Smashed Burger Recipe

Smashed Burger Recipe 

Winter seems to be slamming down on the United States with no disregard for the grillers and BBQers around the country. Here in California it almost hit 30°F and people were getting ready for the end of the world. OK… I know it’s not that bad here but with parts of the country frozen over and below zero, we thought it was time to bring a little bit of summer inside. 

Charcoal Companion Grill Press

Whether it is the Fourth of July or just a sunny weekend BBQ you can be sure to...


Kitchenque Recipe: Smoked Mozzarella Caprese Salad Recipe!

The Kitchenque Brings Smoked Foods Indoors! 

The Kitchenque Stovetop Smoker lets you bring amazing smoked flavors inside. Getting your BBQ fix during the winter is now achievable. The Kitchenque is great for people who live in an apartment with no backyard, or anyone who isn’t quite ready to spend hundreds of dollars on a big outdoor smoker.

Kitchenque indoor Smoker

How It Works

The Kitchenque consists of 4 pieces; lid, rack, drip tray, and base. Setting up the smokers for cooking is simple and quick. Place the base...


Alternative Grilling Methods That Work Better Than Your Own Barbecue

It is true that Kettle grills, kamados, and offset smokers are supurb at their job. Yet, sometimes a recipe calls for a unique style of cooking that these catch all grills just can't match. Here are two alternative grilling methods I have found that really take a recipe to the next level when used right.

Method 1. It Starts With The Starter 

chimney starter

A charcoal chimney starter is a great way to start coals fast and efficiently but that’s not all it can do. You can use your chimney starter...


5 Trade Secrets For The Best Grilled Chicken

Is Your Grilled Chicken Lacking?

Dry, burnt, or bland… We’ve all experienced it before.  You’re at a BBQ and you are offered some chicken. You take your first bite and the meat is dry and the skin and sauce are burnt and bitter. You tell the host it’s delicious only because when you grill chicken it ends up being the same. You start to believe that this is the way that grilled chicken is supposed to be and accept mediocracy as perfection.

Grilled Chicken Recipe for Perfect Chicken

Okay, maybe I’m being a little dramatic but...