Spicy Smoked Korean Chicken Wings

Chicken

If you are anything like me, chicken wings can be quite addictive. From grilling to smoking and everything in between, cooking chicken wings are one of my favorite things to do. This recipe delivers crispy skin and a sweet and spicy sauce that is so delicious you will want to put it on everything. Now […]

Homemade Smoked Chorizo Sausage

Pork

All good things come to those who wait… at least that’s how the saying goes. Two years ago, I got a great book for Christmas Charcuterie: The Craft of Salting, Smoking, and Curing. And for two years it has sat on my shelf waiting for me to crack it open. This weekend it was time to […]

Bacon Wrapped Dates aka Buddha Bites

Pork

Hello everyone and welcome back to The BBQ Buddha! This post features a recipe I made last month for a local EGGFest at Brownsboro Hardware here in Louisville, KY. This is an easy and delicious appetizer to make on your Big Green Egg. My friends at Dizzy Pig were kind enough to sponsor me for […]

Crispy Asian Glazed Pork Belly

Pork

This recipe was in the lineup for the winning team at the 2017 EGGtoberfest held this past October. I am proud to be a member of the team that won the people’s choice award: Team EGGcellent Eats.  The team features an all-star lineup of some of the best Big Green Egg chefs on social media. This is my recipe […]

Pork Belly Burnt Ends

Pork

Pork Belly Burnt Ends is an elusive bite of deliciousness well worth the effort. Combining your favorite rub, BBQ sauce, and cut of pork together into a slow and smoky bite of goodness is easier than you think. This recipe was conceived using a Big Green Egg but you can use any smoker to get the same […]

Memorial Day Entertaining With Char-Broil

Product Review

This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of Char-Broil; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. Memorial Day is fast approaching and it is never too early to prepare for the official “kick off” of grilling season. With that said, this post focuses on my recent move to Louisville, KY, getting […]

Smoked Cubano Chicken Bombs

Chicken

Mashups are all the rage right now, from web applications to music, mashing two great things together is a beautiful thing when done right. For this week’s post, I took the opportunity to mashup two of my favorite foods: a Cuban Sandwich and a smoked chicken bomb. The idea was a simple one, take the contents […]

Monk McGuires Honeysuckle Dust

Pork

Don’t you feel good when someone you are close to finds success following their dreams? Well, that is the case with a good friend of mine, Kevin Ward, from Four41 South BBQ Company. When I first met Kevin he was cooking at the 2015 Eggtoberfest and had yet to start his business. Since then Kevin has launched a […]

Smoked Beef Brisket Nachos

Beef

Hello again and thanks for coming back! This week I tackled the age-old question of what to do with leftover BBQ, specifically smoked brisket! There are a few posts you can choose from that cover the many ways to cook brisket from turbo style, to sous vide, and finally traditional low and slow. When cooking a […]

Smoked Sous Vide Brisket Flat

Beef

Combining modernist cuisine with “tried and true” BBQ is no easy task. Figuring out how to fuse new world with old world techniques is a great challenge and one I took on this past weekend. Thinking through the best way to use my Sous Vide Supreme with a Brisket Flat has been on my todo […]