Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Thighs Recipe

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Thighs

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Thighs Last year I did a series on Football Food, and this week I added a few more recipes. These are simple and quick recipes that are perfect for having folks over to the house to watch the game – or at a tailgate. This one is for Bacon Wrapped Jalapeño Chicken Thighs and it’s a …

Rotisserie Chicken

Rotisserie Chicken

Rotisserie Chicken on a Gas Grill A few months back I got a Napoleon Gas Grill. It’s great for quick dinners… and Chell likes using the gasser for cooking. But the best thing on this Napoleon is the rotisserie. I’ve spun some awesome meat on this thing. And I gotta tell ya – the rotisserie chickens can’t be beat. You …

smoked chicken legs Big Green Egg

Smoked Chicken Legs on the Big Green Egg

Smoked Chicken Legs Smoked Chicken Legs on the grill is a quick and easy cook. Makes for a good dinner – kids love chicken legs! Or you could do it for a crowd because you can feed a lot of people with smoked chicken legs – and it’s hard to find someone who won’t eat a good drumstick. I recently …

Firecracker Chicken Recipe

Grilled Firecracker Chicken

Grilled Firecracker Chicken Today I have a recipe for Grilled Firecracker Chicken that you’re gonna to love. It’s a simple recipe with tons of flavor and it only takes a few ingredients that are already in your pantry; I call this one Firecracker Chicken! For this Firecracker Chicken recipe I use a whole chicken cut into 8 pieces (wings, breast, …

Beer Can Chicken

Beer Can Chicken I remember learning how to run my first cheap offset-smoker cooking whole chickens on a beer can – what we call Beer Can Chicken. Whole chickens are inexpensive; so cooking them makes it easy on the pocket and good for practice. Also the flavor of a whole smoked bird is hard to beat… and these just look …

Boneless Turkey Breast Recipe

The Turkey Breast I use is a Honey Suckle brand boneless, skin-on breast weighing about 3lbs. This one came “jet-netted” (wrapped in a butcher twine netting all around), and this helps the turkey breast hold a uniform shape while cooking. Just like a whole turkey I brine the breast, but it doesn’t take near as long. Here’s the recipe for …

Smoked Bone-In Turkey Breast

Smoked Bone-In Turkey Breast It’s time to buy those turkeys for next week and get them thawing in the refrigerator. I checked out the sales ads this week and everyone has turkey on sale – so I picked up a Bone-In Turkey Breast to smoke. You can get the recipe for a Whole Smoked Turkey here >> If you’re still …

Smoked Cornish Game Hens

Smoked Cornish Game Hens

Smoked Cornish Game Hens Cornish Game Hens – or Rock Cornish hens as they’re sometimes called – are young (usually less than 5 weeks old) chickens. They cost a little more than regular chicken per pound but at a 2lb average you’re still only paying around $3-4 bucks per bird. In the grocery stores they are usually sold in the …

smoked hot wings

Smoked Hot Wings

Smoked Hot Wings Hot wings are essential football food… and slow-smoking them is about the best way to enjoy them. And all you need are some chicken wings (I prefer the whole wings), some BBQ Rub and a great wing sauce. First you wash your chicken wings really well under cool water and then pat them dry. Next you come …

Alabama Smoked Chicken Quarters

Alabama Smoked Chicken Quarters

Alabama Smoked Chicken Quarters I know the breast and wings are the most popular pieces of meat on a chicken, but if you ask the right people they’ll tell you that the Dark Meat – and Alabama Smoked Chicken Quarters is where it’s at! Not only do legs and thighs have more flavor than their counterparts but they’re also more …

Caribbean Hot Wings

Caribbean Style Hot Wings

If you’re looking for a way to spice up your average chicken wing, I have a great recipe that I want to share with you. This is my take on a Caribbean Style hot wing cooked over charcoal. There’s nothing wrong with deep fried hot wings but the flavor that the grill gives these wings is much better, and it’s …

Smoked Chicken Lollipops

Smoked Chicken Lollipops

Smoked Chicken Lollipops In the KCBS competition world skin-on, bone-in thighs are the norm for the chicken category. I’ve been turning in thighs for a while now, but many times last year, I heard of people winning the category with Smoked Chicken Lollipops. I knew that it had to be something special besides the traditional “drumstick”, so with a little …

Whole Smoked Chicken

Whole Smoked Chicken Recipe

Whole Smoked Chicken This is one recipe I’m going to be using this July 4th Holiday. I’ve got a lot of people to feed, so I’m going to smoke whole chickens and pull them for Pulled Chicken Sandwiches and Smoked Chicken Nachos. I’ve done this in the past for parties and for catering jobs and people loved it… the smoked, …