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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 […]

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, […]

Lechon Asado on the Big Green Egg

Pork

I absolutely love Cuban sandwiches. In fact, whenever I go out to eat, if there is a Cuban sandwich on the menu I have to order it… EVERY TIME. That has presented a problem for me since relocating to Gulfport, Florida this winter as Tampa is where this sandwich was created and everyone has their […]

Grilled Bone in Prime Rib Roast on the Big Green Egg

Beef

Welcome back to the best grilling blog on the Internet! For this post I am featuring a Snake River Farms 4-bone ribeye roast grilled on my Big Green Egg. At the time I am posting this it is closer to Spring than it is Winter but I wanted to focus this recipe on delivering the […]

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 […]

Kick Ash Basket Reverse Seared Picanha

Beef, Grilling Basics

The number one question I get asked when someone buys a new Big Green Egg is, “What accessories should I buy”?  Without hesitation I tell them to get a Kick Ash Basket first. The thing new Big Green Egg owners struggle with the most is temperature control. Owning a Kick Ash Basket helps every Big […]

Big Green Egg Reverse Seared Picanha

Beef

Have you tried cooking your own picanha before? Well, I was lucky enough to get my hands on this beautiful American Wagyu picanha roast from Snake River Farms. This cut has been made famous in Brazilian steakhouses (Churrascaria’s) around the world. This cut is also known as culotte, top sirloin cap, or rump cap and […]

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 […]

Beef Short Ribs Smoked on a Big Green Egg

Beef

Welcome back and thanks for checking out my latest recipe. Working with the fine folks at Snake River Farms has its perks, especially when I get to cook an amazing cut of beef like this rack of American Wagyu Black Grade Beef Short Ribs. Meatier and much bigger than pork ribs, beef ribs are delicious […]