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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 […]

Big Green Egg Hot and Fast Spare Ribs

Pork

If you are like me, you love ribs in any way, shape, or form! As far as difficulty level, cooking spare ribs sits somewhere between smoking a Boston Butt and Brisket. Typically smoking spare ribs will take you 6 hours, which isn’t bad when considering the length of time other cuts of meat take. What […]

SuckleBusters Spare Ribs

Pork

When the founder of SuckleBusters (Dan Arnold) reached out to me to try some of their products I said yes right away. How could I say no to a company named “SuckleBusters”?! The name originated from a mythical ride Dan’s daddy told him about at the East Texas State Fair when Dan was a little kid. The ride never existed […]

Big Green Egg Baby Back Ribs

Pork

These baby back ribs were so good and I cannot wait to share this recipe with you. Having a little knowledge about this cut and in turn how to cook it can go a long way. Ultimately, you need patience and time for these to turn out amazing. Back ribs (or loin ribs) come from […]

St Louis Ribs Dizzy Pig Style

Pork

The big game (Super Bowl 50) was this past weekend and I wanted to make some good old fashioned BBQ to feed the family. Keep in mind, I am still in the process of teaching myself different techniques to cook the BBQ classics. One of the pillars of the BBQ world is Pork Ribs which comes […]

Big Green Egg Ancho Espresso Beef Ribs

Beef

Recently, I have noticed quite a few people who I follow on Instagram posting about a new line of BBQ Rub’s from Lane’s BBQ in Bethlehem, GA. The pictures caught my attention and I wanted to try some of the delicious flavors on display. I reached out to Ryan Lane and he was kind enough to send […]

2015 National Capital BBQ Battle

Food Exploration

This was my first visit to the National Capital BBQ Battle in Washington, D.C. and I will just skip to the chase… it was a great event! We were lucky enough to attend Sunday as the weather Saturday was not kind to the guests. The day was filled with music, people, and of course BBQ. So, […]

Jack Daniels and Barrel House BBQ

Food Exploration

Last week I had the pleasure of picking up my son Zak from his mother’s house in Huntsville, AL and driving with him back to VA for a summer internship. Along the way,  our “boys trip” took an unexpected turn as we detoured to Lynchburg, TN and the birthplace of Old No. 7. Once there, […]

Big Green Egg Ribs and Chicken

Chicken, Pork

This past weekend was a long one as we celebrated Memorial Day helping us to remember the fallen soldiers who have protected our freedom. We participated, as most of us do, by spending time outdoors with family and friends and by cooking something great on the Big Green Egg. Since we planned to have friends over to our […]