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Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2021-BBQ Edition

Father’s Day Gifts- BBQ Edition Are you looking for that something special for Dad for Father’s Day? Here are my suggestions for Dad this year. This is the Father’s Day Gift Idea List- BBQ Edition   Favourite BBQ, Smokers and Grills Charcoal barbecues are my favourite. When cooking outdoors, charcoal is always my favourite way […]

Appetizers and Snacks

Barbecue Queso Dip

Barbecue Queso dip with tortilla chips makes a great snack. Whether it is game day or movie night, chips and cheese dip are a perfect pair. This Queso Dip is made from Velveeta cheese, Monterey Jack and ground sausage meat. But unlike other queso dips, this one uses fresh tomatoes and peppers. The addition of […]

BBQ, Condiments and Pickles

Bourbon BBQ Sauce

Bourbon BBQ Sauce This Bourbon BBQ Sauce is our original BBQ Sauce that we have been using for over 15 years. It has a tangy flavor with a little sweetness. And there is a touch of smokiness, giving it a great BBQ flavor. This sauce is perfect for slathering on ribs, chicken, pork butt and […]

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Gifts For The BBQ Lover

With Christmas just around the corner, you might be wondering what to buy a BBQ enthusiast. Look no further, this list has been created for you in mind. Below you will find gifts for the BBQ lover in your life. This site contains affiliate links to products. I may receive a commission for purchases made […]

Condiments and Pickles

Bacon Jam

Bacon Jam There is no better way to top a burger than with Bacon Jam. And this Bacon Jam has all the flavor to take burgers to the next level. How To Make Bacon Jam This recipe is made on the BBQ but it can also be cooked on a stove top. Some recipes call […]

Appetizers and Snacks

Smoked Bacon Wrapped Pickles

Smoked Bacon Wrapped Pickles Many people enjoy deep fried pickles, whether they are spears or chips. Served with a side of ranch dressing, deep fried pickles have become a staple at many restaurants and pubs. But they can become boring after awhile. I thought there has to be some other way to serve pickles as […]

BBQ, Pork

Smoked Pork Belly Tacos

Weekends are a great time for smoking. I love spending time outside on a warm day, smoking a brisket, ribs or pork belly. And Smoked Pork Belly Tacos are one of our family’s favourites. Smoked Pork Belly Tacos Below is my recipe for Pork Belly Tacos. I smoke it using a combination of apple and […]