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BBQ How To’s

New to grilling and smoking? Don’t worry we will look after you.

We will take you through all the in’s and out’s of grilling & smoking with our easy to follow guides and helpful tips. We’ll cover everything from starting your first grill to cleaning and maintenance…(Yes we know the dull side of grilling!)

How To Use A Offset Smoker In 11 Steps With Pictures

  • Last Updated May 1, 2019

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Offset smokers look intimidating; however, they aren’t the best choice if you are a beginner smoker. Beginners are better off going with electric smokers or propane smokers. Once you can master the

How To Use A Propane Smoker In 10 Easy Steps With Pictures

  • Last Updated April 26, 2019

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Smoked food tastes amazing. You can smoke beef, chicken, fish, and vegetables. There is nothing better than a nice cut of meat with an incredible smoky flavor. If you are new to smoking, it is best to

How To Use A Smoker Grill

  • Last Updated April 25, 2019

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

When the weather warms up outdoors, many people break out their grills to barbecue. If you want to grill up the best food in the neighborhood, you should consider investing in a smoker grill. Unlike gas

How to Make Bacon Jerky & Recipe

  • Last Updated December 5, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's     BBQ Recipes
  • / By Nathan

Jerky is a very popular snack food. Not only is it nutritious, but it is also low in carbs. Jerky is also a portable snack. You can eat jerky in the car, on your lunch break at work, or as a quick pick-me-up

How To Smoke On A Gas Grill

  • Last Updated November 2, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

There is nothing better than the taste of smoked meat. Smoked chicken, pork, beef, lamb, and even salmon tastes amazing. If you choose the right cut of meat and the right wood chips, the final product

How To Cut Tri Tip Guide

  • Last Updated November 2, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

 From one of the toughest muscles on the cow comes tri-tip, a cut of beef that is made up of two different directions of beef fibers. You will find it in a triangular shape, with the right side being

How To Keep Your Grill From Rusting

  • Last Updated August 7, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

An outdoor grill is a great investment. When you own a grill, you can cook a variety of different foods and the flavor is amazing.The cost of an outdoor grill varies depending on the size and the features.

How To Clean and Maintain A Gas Grill

  • Last Updated October 12, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Gas grills are usually built with solid materials and they tend to last longer than charcoal grills but that doesn’t mean you can neglect it completely. Even the best gas grills under $500 will break

5 Best Ways Of Reheating Pulled Pork

  • Last Updated August 10, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Anyone who has ever smoked a pork loin knows that it can take several hours to cook it to perfection. If you are smoking a smaller piece of meat, it can take 3 to 5 hours to cook. If you are cooking a

How to Grill Indirectly on Charcoal Grills

  • Last Updated July 20, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Most people who are new to grilling on a charcoal grill spread the coals evenly and they cook all of their food the same way. After you have a few barbecues under your belt, you can start trying more advanced

How To Start a Charcoal Grill

  • Last Updated August 10, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Nothing says summertime like an outside barbecue. When it comes to grilling, different people have different preferences regarding what type of grill they use. Some people prefer a cheap gas grill because

How Long To Grill Frozen Burgers

  • Last Updated August 14, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Sometimes, you do not want to spend hours before your BBQ preparing patties to put on the charcoal grill. Other times, you may want the convenience of grilling frozen burgers. Whether you prepare the burgers

How To Clean And Maintain A Charcoal Grill

  • Last Updated July 21, 2019

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

​Charcoal grills tend to accumulate more gunk, grease, and debris when compared to even small gas grills because of the coal used when grilling. The last thing you want is a thick carbon or

How To Thicken BBQ Sauce

  • Last Updated July 20, 2018

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

Nothing signals the arrival of warm weather quite like a hearty barbeque sauce. Whether you're utilizing an old family recipe or you plan on buying some local sauce from the farmer's market, there's nothing

How to Grill Burgers on a Propane Grill

  • Last Updated April 25, 2019

  • / BBQ How To's
  • / By Nathan

For many people, nothing tastes better than taking a bite off a juicy, flavorful burger. It’s everybody’s favorite sandwich and it’s an appetizing entree whether you’re grilling in a backyard or