reverse seared tri tip

Reverse Seared Tri Tip

Reverse Seared Tri Tip Kendal Adair from SmokednSpiced stopped by the HowToBBQRight headquarters this week to show me how he does his Reverse Seared Tri Tip – competition style. We both competed against each other earlier this year at a local SCA contest where Tri Tip was one of the categories. He walked with a top finish in Tri Tip, …

Lobster Mac & Cheese

Smoked Lobster Mac & Cheese

Smoked Lobster Mac & Cheese Just something about a Smoked Lobster Mac & Cheese – it just sounds delicious! So when my buddy Kendal Adair from SmokedNSpiced said he was coming over to cook it for me – I was all about it! And really, this Smoked Lobster Mac & Cheese recipe is pretty simple. You the noodles, the lobster …

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Grilled Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe

Grilled Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe For a great dessert on the grill, you can’t beat a Grilled Pineapple Upside Down Cake. Get your grill fired up to 350 and have it setup for indirect heat – and grill some cake! Save to BigOven Yum Print Grilled Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe Rate this recipe 1 2 3 4 5 …

stuffed venison backstrap

Stuffed Venison Backstrap

Stuffed Venison Backstrap It’s time for my stuffed venison backstrap recipe. I’m a big fan of wild game and in Mississippi we deer hunt. I typically harvest a couple deer for my family every season, and one of my favorite preparations for white tail deer is stuffed backstrap. The Backstrap is the loin of the animal; it’s the tender meat …

smoked breakfast casserole

Smoked Breakfast Casserole

Smoked Breakfast Casserole Pitmaster’s need breakfast too and this Smoked Breakfast Casserole recipe is sure to start the day off right. I combine sausage, eggs, cheese, and a few vegetables (have to keep the doctor happy) for a tasty casserole that cooks right on the pit. You can put this Smoked Breakfast Casserole all together the night before and place …

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 …

smoked meatloaf

Smoked Meatloaf Minis

Smoked Meatloaf Meatloaf is one of those “feel good” meals and I want to share with you how I do individual “Smoked Meatloaf Minis” using my pellet smoker. For this recipe I’m starting with 2lbs of 80/20 ground beef. Place the ground beef in a large bowl and add chopped onion, tomato, pimento peppers, parsley, garlic, bread crumbs, and 1 …

Smoked Lemon Pepper Pork Loin

Smoked Lemon Pepper Pork Loin This Smoked Lemon Pepper Pork Loin recipe makes an excellent summer-time sandwich. I start with a 5lb piece of center cut pork loin; you can find these at any grocery store. First remove the excess silver skin and drizzle the outside with Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Season with coarse ground Kosher Salt topped with a …

Smoked Porchetta

Smoked Porchetta

Smoked Porchetta A Smoked Porchetta Roast is a culinary thing of beauty, and for this recipe I’m taking it one step further by preparing it outside on the smoker. To create the Porchetta I take a whole pork tenderloin, roll it up inside a pork belly, give it a good dose of seasoning, and surround it in a smoke bath …

Grilled Lobster Tail

Grilled Lobster Tails

Grilled Lobster Tail This week I’m firing up my Yoder and grilling Lobster Tails. This grilled lobster tail recipe is quick and simple, and it’s guaranteed to impress your guests at your next cookout. For this recipe I start with 4 Lobster Tails weighing about 8-10oz each. Place the tails on a cutting board and split each tail in half …

smoked potatoes

Parmesan Garlic Smoked Potatoes

Smoked Potatoes Recipe Roasted potatoes are an easy and delicious side dish folks love. But when you add in bacon and cook potatoes on the smoker, you take them to a new level. First I take red potatoes and quarter them, then I cook thin sliced bacon and reserve the grease. It’s best to lay your bacon on a cookie …