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While the recent conclusion of Labor Day weekend marked the unofficial end of summer grilling season, that doesn’t mean that you can’t still take advantage of the depth of flavor that is only possible when cooking with smoke and flame year-round. At AmazingRibs.com, we’ve got how-tos, recipes, and tips for every occasion including a guide to competition BBQ, a tailgating and couchgating guide, and others.
Tailgating can be as simple or as fancy as you want it to be. Here's your ultimate guide to the gear, the recipes, and the planning tips that will make your next party in the parking lot the best ever.
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Classic Italian Beef Sandwiches are a popular regional specialty in Chicago and here is the recipe to make easy authentic Italian beef sandwiches at home featuring slow smoked beef, drippings, and peppers.
Entering a BBQ competition? We've got everything you need from a competition BBQ checklist to award-winning recipes, plus loads of pro tips. Whether you're entering a local cookoff or one of the big three BBQ contests (Memphis in May, the American Royal, or the Jack Daniel’s Invitational), we got you covered.
SnS Grills, aka Slow 'N Sear, continues to expand their catalog with a new, portable 18" Charcoal Grill called the Travel Kettle. Whether stationed on a small patio, cruising in your RV, or on the go to a weekend cabin rental, this platinum medal grill deserves consideration.
In celebration of the 70th anniversary of Weber's iconic kettle grill, the manufacturer has introduced a limited edition version of their 22" charcoal grill! Learn more about what makes it so unique by reading our full platinum medal review of the anniversary kettle grill.
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Behold the best smoked brisket recipe ever! Texas style brisket is more than a recipe, it is a concept and a goal. It all begins by selecting the right meat, trimming it, seasoning it, smoking it, slicing it, and more. Follow this easy BBQ brisket guide for mouthwatering results!
This easy pulled pork recipe skips the slow cooker to create authentic low-and-slow smoked pulled pork on a smoker or grill. With smoke woven through the moist meat, bits of seasoned crust, and a gentle splash of BBQ sauce, pulled pork is perfect for your next backyard cookout.
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A Propane Smoker That Performs Under Pressure
The Masterbuilt MPS 340/G ThermoTemp XL Propane Smoker is the first propane smoker with a thermostat, making this baby foolproof. All you need to do is add wood to the tray above the burner to start smokin’. Click here to read our detailed review.
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