Category Archives for Recipes

16 Dessert Recipes That Prove Fall is the Best BBQ Season

Fall is here, but the outdoor cooking doesn’t have to stop!Unlike summer’s scorching temperatures, fall’s mild evening weather makes standing in front of a fire more pleasant — not only that, but

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Homemade Smoked Beef Jerky: It’s Easier Than You Think

Store-bought jerky can be expensive. These days it's cheaper just to make your own.In fact, homemade beef jerky is much tastier than the stuff you get from the store (not to mention, healthier). And guess

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3 Electric Smoker Recipes That Go Beyond the Brisket

If you’re on the fence about buying an electric smoker, allow us to knock you over to the buy-side.You’re probably imagining making your own brisket, which is only natural because that’s what smokers

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Secrets for Juicy Smoked Turkey + 7 Smoked Turkey Recipes That You Absolutely Need to Try!

The problem with old-fashioned turkey recipes is that they can get… old. Why not try something new, and try smoked turkey for your next cookout meal?It has a distinct flavor from the smoking process

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Healthy Smoked Meat Recipes to Try This Summer

The words “healthy smoked meat” might seem at first like a contradiction in terms: most of us tend to think of barbecue as a delicious indulgence rather than a healthy choice, and a typical serving

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Montreal Smoked Meat Recipes You Need to Try

If you are passionate about barbecue and see the summertime as an excuse for extended grilling, then you probably know just how enjoyable a nice smoked brisket can be.And if you live in Canada, or have

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The Only BBQ Chicken Recipe You Need

It is no secret that chicken is Canada’s favourite meat. And while burgers and steak are the first meats Canadians turn to when the fire up their grills, chicken isn’t far behind.One of the things

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The Ultimate Guide to BBQ Chicken + 9 Recipes You NEED To Try This Summer!

Chicken has been crowned the most versatile meat to put on the grill or in the smoker. It's capable of taking on almost any flavor and has the added appeal of being lean and low in fat, which makes it

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7 Mouthwatering BBQ Grilled Shrimp Recipes

Grilled shrimp is a wonderful way to add seafood to your cookout.I mean, what's a better way to devour shrimp than the kind that has been cooked over hot flames of a grill? From Cajun grilled shrimp to

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10 Fun & Easy Recipes to Rock Your Vegan Barbecue

The notion of vegan barbecue recipes seems like an oxymoron. After all, the word "barbecue" has been synonymous with meat for 1.8 million years. But we'd like to think that grills were made for more than

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The Art of the Rub: How to Season Smoked Meat

If you have spent much time barbecuing, you probably already know how important a good rub or marinade is to getting great results from smoked meat. Our meat smoking guide contains lots of tips on how

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If You Want to Master Smoked Brisket, Try These 2 Recipes

We’ve tried a lot of brisket recipes over the years, but one of the questions we often get asked is about recipes that can help budding smokers expand their skills and try different approaches to brisket

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Hot And Spicy: How To Have A Mexican Themed Grill Party

Grills are a summer must-have. The smell of the charcoal, the smokey taste of the food, warm weather. It all creates the perfect atmosphere and after all, a grill is an American tradition.Having friends

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When It Rains, Bring The Grill Recipes Indoors

Grilling is the ultimate cooking method. There is nothing better than the smell and taste of food straight from a grill, and no one knows that better we do here at Fire Food Chef!There is, however, one

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The Five Best Rubs And Injection Recipes For Grilling

Marinades can be great for adding that extra flavor, but often don’t penetrate below the surface of the meat. A rub or injection is another great way of taking your grilled or smoked meats to the next

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The Best Cocktails For A BBQ

While a BBQ may mainly be about the food, drinks are just as important if you want to make it a success. Serving a special cocktail or two the next time you grill will give the event an extra flare.However,

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You Can Win Friends With Salad! Delicious BBQ Worthy Salad Recipes

When we think about a BBQ cookout, we usually imagine meats such as ribs, steak, sausage, and even chicken. As this classic Simpsons scene shows - it's hard to win over the crowd with salad!But

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How To Cook The Best Competition Chicken

Cooking competition-style chicken can be time consuming. But, boy are the results worth it. You will have succulent, tasty chicken that will be the envy of all your friends.You might be thinking about

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The Best Steak Marinades For Your BBQ

Recent figures from the USDA showed that, in 2016, the average American ate 55.6 pounds of beef, after nearly a decade of falling meat consumption.As steaks rise in popularity, that old question raises

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How To Host A Superbowl BBQ Party

Super Bowl LIII is less than a week away, so you better get your grill ready!This Sunday the New England Patriots are taking on the Los Angeles Rams and believe it or not, but Tom Brady is about to make

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5 Best Sauces And Salsas For Your Next Grill

Once you have mastered the basics of grilling, you may be looking for ways to up your flavors to the next level.Choosing between gas, electric, or charcoal is only half the battle when deciding what flavor

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5 Amazing Desserts You Can Grill Outdoors

Who doesn’t love a great grill? Eating outside provides a chance to bring all of your friends and family together. Are you making the most of your grill, though? We all know a grill can give a great

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6 Best Sauces For Outdoor Cooking / Grilling

There are many sauces you can buy to accompany your grilled meats. However, nothing beats a good homemade sauce.There are recipes for all sorts of sauces, depending on your preference and taste. Some recipes

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The Best Brisket Recipes For A Grill Or A Smoker

There’s an art to getting it right, but when you do, the tender, juicy meat is always delicious.It's a very popular cut all over the world. But the way brisket is cooked differs quite a lot depending

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Taco Tuesdays On An Outdoor Grill

The taco is a traditional Mexican dish that consists of a tortilla wrap with a filling and some garnish. Fillings are usually beef, chicken, seafood, pork or vegetables and the flavors and colors are amazing.Cooking

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How To Make Your Own Pastrami In A Smoker (2 Recipes Included!)

The possibilities of a smoker are endless. You can have so much fun cooking and smoking different types of meat. One of the most famous smoked cuts has to be the beef brisket. But it can't take all the

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How To Grill Chicken Wings: 10 Stunning Recipes

Everyone loves finger food and when you’re planning to get the grill out, there’s nothing better food than chicken wings.Instead of grilling plain chicken wings, we’ve listed 10 recipes for you that

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6 Delicious Gluten-Free BBQ Recipes For Your Next Cookout

A neighborhood grill is a great social occasion where everyone can get together over a beer and a burger. If your guests have specific dietary requirements, this can be easily solved.Anyone requiring gluten-free

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How To Make The Best Grilled Pizza In No Time

It wouldn’t be summer without a grill fest with your buddies.There’s something special about grilling that you simply can’t experience in front of the stove.The charcoal-coated hands, that smoky

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Vegetarian BBQ Ideas

Summer is here and what better time to make the most of your grill.Many people think a cookout isn’t a cookout if you’re not grilling meat. Maybe you are tired of the same hot dogs, burgers and BBQ

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