herb smoked chicken

Herb Smoked Chicken

Herb Smoked Chicken Mark Lambert stopped by this week to show me his Herb Smoked Chicken recipe on his Red Box Smoker. For this Herb Smoked Chicken recipe Mark starts by removing the backbone of the bird with a pair of kitchen shears.  Simply cut down each side of the backbone and flip the bird over; press down on the …

Cajun Smoked Turkey

Cajun Smoked Turkey

Cajun Smoked Turkey It’s not Thanksgiving without a smoked turkey, and this year I’m doing a spicy Cajun Smoked Turkey version for my family. This bird is loaded with flavor from a 24 hour soak in spicy brine and a good dose of Cajun Butter injection along with plenty of spices on the outside. It’s one fine eating Cajun Smoked …

General Tso’s Wings

General Tso’s Wings

General Tso’s Wings General Tso’s Wings are excellent on the smoker, and wings are the perfect foundation for experimenting with different types of flavor. For this recipe I’m using Asian style ingredients to mimic one of my favorite Chinese takeout dishes – General Tso’s Chicken. This is sauce is sticky, sweet, and has just enough heat to know you’re eating …

Honey Chipotle Chicken

Honey Chipotle Chicken

Honey Chipotle Chicken This recipe is all about Honey Chipotle Chicken on the grill… Chicken leg quarters are excellent on the grill and are a great choice for feeding a lot of people on a budget. For this recipe I combine smoky chipotle peppers and honey to kick up the taste. You can find Leg Quarters at any grocery store; …

BBQ Chicken & Waffles

BBQ Chicken & Waffles

BBQ Chicken & Waffles Recipe In the south Chicken & Waffless is a staple. This dish can be found on Sunday brunch menus and also makes a great late night snack after a good night of partying! Traditionally the chicken is fried and the waffles are your ordinary variety; but I want to share with you my version of BBQ …

Grilled Chicken Fajitas

Grilled Chicken Fajitas

Grilled Chicken Fajitas Let’s talk Grilled Chicken Fajitas! Sizzle Sells… I’m sure you’ve been to a Mexican Restaurant and seen waiters run through the dining room with a smoking hot skillet full of sizzling meat and vegetables.  This always gets my attention and you have to love the sounds and smells coming from this dish. Fajitas are one of my …

Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled Chicken Breast Stuffed with Spinach, Cheese and Sundried Tomatoes Grilled Chicken Breast can be a little challenging on the grill, but with a little “know how” you can cook it to perfection every time. The trick to this recipe is setting your grill up for a 2-zone fire. It’s the easiest way to nail tender, juicy chicken breast. I …

Smoked Half Chickens

Smoked Half Chickens

Smoked Half Chickens with a Spicy Peach BBQ Glaze Smoked half chickens can’t get easier than this recipe. With a Spicy Peach Glaze brushed on at the end, these smoked half chickens have a great sweet, spicy, smoky flavor that is hard to beat. To start you’ll need a whole chicken in the 6lb range. Remove the chicken from the …

bacon wrapped turkey breast

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast It’s that time of year where everyone starts looking for new turkey recipes for the holidays and this week I want to share with you my recipe for Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast. For this one I’m using a boneless turkey breast that you can find in most all grocery stores. Typically they come frozen, so you’ll …

Jack & Coke Chicken Thighs

Jack & Coke Chicken Thighs

Jack & Coke Chicken Thighs It’s almost time for us to pack up and head to Lynchburg for the 28th Annual Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue. It’s always an honor getting to cook at the Jack, and we’re hoping this is our year to win it all! This week I want to share with you a Jack Daniel’s inspired …

smoked chicken sandwich

Smoked Chicken Sandwich

Smoked Chicken Sandwich with Blue Cheese Slaw Everyone is firing up the grills for the 4th of July Celebration this weekend, and I want to share with you a recipe that’s guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser! It’s for a Smoked Chicken Sandwich topped with creamy Blue Cheese slaw. For these Smoked Chicken Sandwiches, first you’ll need a couple whole …

thai style grilled wings

Spicy Thai Grilled Wings

Spicy Thai Grilled Wings It’s hard not to love a good chicken wing, and today I have a recipe for my Spicy Thai Grilled Wings I want to share with you. This grilled wing recipe starts off with a dozen whole wings. You can substitute “party” wings if you want, but I prefer the whole wing because it seems to …