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Big Green Egg Hot and Fast Baby Back Ribs

Pork

Do you love baby back ribs but just do not have the 4-6 hours to cook them? Do you want to know how to get to smoky and delicious baby back ribs in half the time?! Well, you have come to the right place as this recipe delivers perfect baby back ribs every time. Now […]

How to Trim Spare Ribs

Grilling Basics, Pork

Have you wanted to take a full rack of spare ribs and trim it down to a St. Louis cut? Well, let’s discuss what spare ribs are in the first place. Spare ribs are taken from the belly of the pig and are longer than their counterpart baby back ribs. As spare ribs are take […]

How to Smoke a Brisket on the Big Green Egg

Beef

If you are here, you are looking to tackle one of the hardest things a backyard pitmaster can do… smoking a whole packer brisket! Time and patience are necessities to success here. If you practice both, you too will turn out an amazing brisket! A “whole packer” brisket comprises two muscles that sit on top […]

How to smoke a Boston Butt on the Big Green Egg

Pork

My favorite childhood memory, and the one that drove me to a career in BBQ, was having pulled pork sandwiches at Pierce’s Pit BBQ in Williamsburg, VA when I was a kid with my dad. Williamsburg, VA was between our home in Northern Virginia and my grandparents home in Norfolk, VA. My dad would make […]

St Pierre Mojo Pork Tenderloin Cuban Sliders

Pork

Since moving to the Tampa Bay area in Florida I have become obsessed with Cuban Sandwiches. I love to eat them and make them any chance I get. When partnering with St Pierre Bakery to bring you this exclusive recipe, I wanted to create my own version of this classic sandwich using their Brioche Sliders. […]

How To Sous Vide Lobster Tails

Seafood

When cooking sometimes the easiest recipes can turn out the best. For this recipe the focus is on using a sous vide precision cooker to cook the lobster meat. This method produces a perfect internal temperature with moist and sweet tasting meat. If you are not familiar with the sous vide technique here is a […]

Big Green Egg Steak and Cheese Sandwich

Beef

If you are anything like me, you grew up eating steak and cheese sandwiches from your local sub or pizza shop. The childhood memories evoked when eating a sandwich like are hard to beat. Now this version has green peppers in it because that is how the sub was cooked at my favorite spot. Many […]

Big Green Egg Smoked Lobster Tails

Seafood

If you are looking for the ultimate guide to smoking your lobster tails on a Big Green Egg, you’ve found the right place. This recipe focuses on “hot smoking” your lobster tail to get both smokey flavor and the perfect texture. Using these big and beautiful lobster tails from LobsterAnywhere.com is the way to go. […]

Big Green Egg Reverse Seared Prime Rib

Beef

Thanks for stopping by and trusting me with your holiday meal. There is no better centerpiece for the table than a standing rib roast. When cooked properly, the sight, smell, and taste will wow your guests. If you haven’t used the reverse sear cooking method, I will explain it to you now. Instead of searing […]

Best Turkey Chili Recipe Ever

Sauces + Sides

Few things are as comforting during the winter months than chili. I am sure you have tried turkey chili before but this one is by far the best I have ever tried. Make this for yourself and add a big fat thank you to the comments below! Now sit back, grab your favorite glass of […]