June Playlist: License to Grill

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Fire up the coals and grab your tongs. It’s grilling season, people, and not a moment too soon. There is something about grilling that takes the formality out of dinners and gets everyone huddled on the patio with a beer in hand or sangria close by. And nothing will round out the fun more than […]

Seasoned Grill: Rubs, Brines, and Marinades

rubs brines and marinades

Last year when I wrote the post on Grilling Basics I got asked when I would do a post on spice rubs. I have finally decided to present you with some ideas but thought I would give you the option to try a rub, brine, or marinade. All are good in their own way and for […]

Flame On: Grilling Basics

grilling basics

There is much debate over whether to use a gas grill or charcoal grill.  Some even suggest that a gas grill is for grilling, but that to be called barbecue a charcoal grill must be used.  We won’t even attempt to resolve any of those issues here.  What I can tell you is that many […]