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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 […]

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 […]

Big Green Egg Grilled Sausage and Peppers Sandwich

Pork

I love a good grilled sausage and peppers sandwich as much as anyone. But this recipe takes this classic sandwich and pushes it over the top. Featuring Snake River Farms Hot Italian Kurobuta Sausage Links cooked on Big Green Egg, this recipe should be at the top of your to do list. Now sit back, […]

Easy Big Green Egg BBQ Shrimp

Seafood

If you are looking for a fast and delicious way to grill your shrimp then this recipe is for you. This is one of my favorite meals to make and serve when I want something right now! Pick your favorite BBQ rub and your goto BBQ sauce and that is all you need to prep […]

Big Green Egg Cajun Style Grilled Chicken Wings

Chicken

Since moving to the Saint Petersburg, Florida area last June we have found lots of great restaurants to dine at. One of the newest restaurants to open here is Mullet’s Fish Camp & Market. Mrs. Buddha and I went there to try the fish, but the server insisted we try their wings first. Explaining to […]

Big Green Egg Seafood Stuffing

Sauces + Sides, Seafood

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and it is time to start menu planning. This is my take on a classic Thanksgiving side using seafood instead of sausage. This pairs perfectly with my turkey and ham recipes. Now sit back, grab a glass of your favorite Pinot Gris, and enjoy this post for Big Green […]

Wagyu Filet Mignon Grilled on the Big Green Egg

Beef

Welcome back and happy new year to you! This is my first blog post of 2021 and it covers a topic I get asked about all the time and that is how to cook a filet mignon perfectly on the Big Green Egg. While there are many ways to cook wagyu filet mignon, this recipe […]