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Meet The BBQ Stars: Meathead

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Join Meathead for his “The Meathead Method: Using Science for Great BBQ and Grilling” series of BBQ Stars videos and recipes.

“Meat” Meathead, one of the 12 pitmasters and chefs featured in BBQ Stars, a premium collection of step-by-step video tutorials and recipes available exclusively to our Pitmaster Club members. Join now by clicking here.

Meathead is best known as’s Barbecue Whisperer and Hedonism Evangelist and is an inductee in the Barbecue Hall Of Fame. Check out Meathead’s complete bio here.

Here’s a bit more about Meathead’s BBQ Stars video series:

About Meathead’s Pitmaster Academy Collection

Commenting on the message and methodology behind his Pitmaster Academy series, Meathead stated, “Cooking for others is an act of love, and nothing, not even sex, is more intimate and loving than feeding friends and family. My mission in life is to teach people how to cook, and I can’t wait to share the Meathead Method with others.”

Meathead’s BBQ Stars recipes and corresponding videos include:

Meathead BBQ Stars menu card

About Meathead’s Pitmaster Academy Collection

Meathead’s Pitmaster Academy recipes and corresponding videos include:

Pork Belly Porchetta with special guests Greg & Kristina Garrdbo from Chicago Culinary Kitchen

Low & Slow Perfect Pulled Pork

Close Proximity Smoked Chilean Sea Bass

Hot Smoked Salmon

Sweet-and-Sour Pork

Grilled Ratatouille

Sous-Vide-Que Steak on the Afterburner

Raspberry BBQ Sauce

The Meathead Method – Hardware and Software

Even More About Meathead

In addition to being the founder and face of, Meathead has a variety of commercial products available including:

In 2016, Meathead authored the New York Times best-seller “Meathead, The Science of Great Barbecue and Grilling”. His second book, “The Meathead Method, Barbecue Science Meets Culinary Art,” is scheduled for release in 2025.

In recent years, he has also published a series of downloadable Deep Dive ebooks focused on various proteins and cooking methods including Barbecue Chicken Made Easy, Sous-Vide-Que Made Easy, Amazing Ribs Made Easy, Texas Brisket Made Easy, Turkey Outdoors Made Easy, and Steakhouse Steaks Made Easy.

Meathead is also the face of a popular line of commercial BBQ rubs including Meathead’s Amazing Smoked Red Meat Seasoning & Dry Brine, Meathead’s Amazing Smoked Pork Seasoning & Dry Brine, and Meathead’s Amazing Tuscan Herb Seasoning & Dry Brine. Also offered is Meathead’s “Good Enough To Drink” KC BBQ Sauce. Additions to Meathead’s rub and sauce collection are currently underway.

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Published On: 1/30/2024 Last Modified: 5/8/2024

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