The BBQ Buddha’s Favorite Things 2016

Featured, Product Review

Hello everyone and Happy Holidays to you! This post is inspired by Oprah’s favorite things list but geared towards the Egghead in your family. The list is broken in to two sections: 1) Grilling & BBQ Accessories and 2) Food Photography.  I purchased all of these items in 2016 and use them all frequently… no one […]

How to Cook a Turbo Brisket Flat

Beef, Featured

Sunday is shopping day at the Buddha household. On this particular Sunday I was pleasantly surprised to find a brisket flat on sale in the butcher department. If you do not know what a brisket flat is, it is one of two muscles that make up a whole packer brisket. The other muscle is the […]

Big Green Egg Jerk Chicken

Chicken, Featured

Happy New Year to you all. I hope your holiday break was a good one! Fresh back from our annual trip to Negril Jamaica, I am still reminiscing about the bold and intense flavors of their Jerk style of cooking. As a result, I wanted to recreate the flavors of Jamaica while the taste was still in my […]

Big Green Egg Reverse Sear Tri Tip

Beef, Featured

I have seen a lot of people cook a Tri Tip on their eggs and rave about the experience. I took my time trying this cut of meat mostly as I did not know anything about it. Simply put this cut of meat is lean, lower in cost, and full of flavor (when cooked properly). The […]

Big Green Egg Filet Mignon Two Ways

Beef, Featured

Last week I participated in a post on a Facebook Big Green Egg Group about the best way to cook a Filet Mignon. This post went on and on with everyone giving valuable advice and lessons learned about cooking this cut of beef on the Big Green Egg. Now, I have cooked this steak many times and feel confident […]

Smoked Leg of Lamb on the Big Green Egg

Beef, Featured

Easter is a great holiday to cook for as it is a time to be with friends and family celebrating. This year the menu featured a traditional dish but one with a twist. I decided to go with a Leg of Lamb and smoke it on the Big Green Egg. This recipe combines the low and […]

Big Green Egg High Heat Boston Butt

Featured, Pork

This weekend came to a close with my son and daughter (and their significant others) coming over for an afternoon of games, cigars, and BBQ! To feed all of these hungry faces I wanted to make Pulled Pork BBQ but didn’t have enough time to go low and slow. So, I decided to try a new cooking technique […]