On the Road – BBQ Restaurants – The Good and Not So Good

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We recently took a trip south to visit family. Our route took us through one of my favorite BBQ areas – North Carolina. I always make a point of trying out different Q restaurants along the way. Out of all of the different styles of barbeque I am partial to North Carolina style. It’s probably [...] Read more »

Barbeque Meatball Grill Basket

Most people have probably not heard of barbeque meatballs. Meatballs are something that you eat with a pasta dish in the experience of many. Now for those of us who are somewhat knowledgeable on the topic know that meatballs cooked on the grill (and especially the smoker grill) can be pretty tasty. [...] Read more »

Competition Barbeque

Competition barbeque is a lot of work.  Don’t get me wrong…it’s hugely satisfying when you win and there is always the thrill of the competition but to get to that place takes a good deal of effort. I spent this past weekend with my neighbor, George, and his team (“Who Are Those Guys”) at the Beltway [...] Read more »

Let the Barbeque Season Begin!

Our barbeque season began last weekend with the Pork in the Park barbeque festival in Salisbury, MD.  The festival opens the season for most of the east coast barbeque community so it gets alot of attention. There were ninety three competitors entered for the event.  Cooks were competing in the categories of “Anything Butt” (anything but [...] Read more »