You Are Browsing ‘BBQ Equipment’ Category

Thermoworks Smoke Review Smoke is a new dual probe meat thermometer from Thermoworks. It’s the best dual probe thermometer I’ve found. It was designed with competition bbq teams and backyard bbqers in mind – so you can monitor the internal temps and turn out perfect bbq every time. You...

I got the chance to try out a pretty cool like gas grill that would be perfect for tailgating. It’s called the Elevate Grill – and it’s...

You gotta keep your grates on your grill clean. It just makes your life so much easier if you go ahead and clean it as soon as you are done cooking. My...

You’ve probably heard me say this before, but I use my Weber Kettle grill more than any other smoker I own. I’ve owned at least three 22.5”...

As a professional BBQ’er, I’m always looking for new BBQ products to make my life easier.  More often than not, these products are too good to be...

When I’m cooking competition bbq, you better believe I’m using aluminum foil. Call it the “Texas Crutch”, call it cheating, call it whatever you...

A week ago I had a ton of great barbecue questions come in, so I shot a few videos answering them. On question was all about controlling and building...

When your BBQing, what type of smoke is best and how do you build the right fire to produce it? Everyone knows that different woods produce different...

Over the past few weeks I’ve been experimenting with a new kind of smoker… well it’s not really new, but for a charcoal and wood man, it’s...

Wood cooking pellets have been around for many years, and I see more and more teams using pellet smokers now days. There are several companies manufacturing...

I found a new, heavy-duty charcoal chimney – it’s a beefed up model compared to the ones you pick-up at Lowe’s or Home Depot… and I couldn’t...

If you’ve got a lot of meat to pull to feed a hungry public and don’t have a buffalo chopper – this little invention works like a charm....

Last week I wanted to try cooking a competition style brisket on the Yoder YS480. I’ve heard when it comes to smoke ring that pellet smokers can’t...

Yoder Smoker This past weekend I had the chance to cook on a Yoder pellet smoker for the first time. If you’re not familiar with pellet cookers, they...

Let’s talk about everything you need to know about upgrading your equipment more specifically purchasing a new smoker. Here’s some things to think...

I get questions about building a UDS all the time… and I love it because they are pretty simple to make, they are very inexpensive and work like...

Got a question about pellet cookers… Malcom, I use a pellet cooker and like it real well but is that the way to go on butts or wood? I see a lot...

I had a question about modifying the plans on my website of a UDS smoker build. (<< you can see the pictures and plan by hitting that link) Is it...

Had a question from Jim a few days ago about the planning that goes into smoking a whole hog… and it actually is the reason I decided to do my newsletter...

I built my own UDS last summer. And I liked it so much I built 2 more. Right now one is in my backyard, one is on the BBQ trailer and one my buddy borrowed....

recipes, videos and step-by-step methods for bbq lovers