Smoked Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with Spicy Peach Glaze

Smoked Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with Spicy Peach Glaze The art of smoking food can make things taste so good if it is done right.  I love to break out the smoker and get the BBQ ready for a group of folks to come and taste all that sweet and spicy goodness that comes from the […]

Smoked Pineapple Cream with Meringue

Smoked Pineapple Cream with Meringue Being able to utilize the smoker in multiple different ways can really add some unique tastes to your food.  Desserts are one of those dishes that can benefit from this technique.  When I smoke desserts, I like to make sure I don’t overdo the smoke, I want to be sure […]

Ribeye Cheesesteaks

Ribeye Cheesesteaks A good steak sandwich is one of the best sandwiches you can get, but it really depends on the quality of the steak.  Ribeye is always the best choice for these kinds of sandwiches because of the fat content in the meat, lot of flavor in that fat!  You can note that I […]

Mexican Spiced Pan Seared Catfish with Bell Pepper Corn Relish

Mexican Spiced Pan Seared Catfish with Bell Pepper Corn Relish If you live in the south, you know the influence Mexican food has had on the region.  You can’t go to any town in the south without hearing the locals talk about their favorite Mexican restaurant.  Mexican food has made its way into the culture […]

Grilled Shrimp Taco Gobernador

Grilled Shrimp Tacos Gobernador Tacos have become a staple in my house, and not just ground beef tacos, but all types of tacos. I love finding different ways tacos can be made and unique styles across different regions of the world.  From Mexico to Spain to Korea to Southwest US there is a plethora of […]

Chicken Empiles`

Chicken Empiles` Chicken, bacon, cheese, and BBQ sauce….who wouldn’t love this?!  You cannot go wrong here with this combo, all these components put together are going to yield a great result, but you must make sure all the pieces are done correctly. Chicken is something everyone fears when cooking because you do not want to […]

Grilled Jalapeno Oysters with Char-grilled Lemon

Grilled Jalapeno Oysters with Char-grilled Lemon One of my favorite things to grill when we have some friends over, is oysters.  Oysters raw is just a delicious treat by itself, but I love the ability to take something so simple and delicious and take it up a notch…..or five!  Oysters are a great blank canvas […]

Mexican Spiced Strip Steak with 3 Pepper Chimichurri

Mexican Spiced Strip Steak with Three Pepper Chimichurri Sometimes I want tacos, without having tacos.  I know that may seem a bit odd and what does that even mean?  Well, if you ever go to any local Mexican restaurant, I’m sure you will see they have a plethora of taco options, but they always have […]

Hickory Smoked BBQ Chicken Wings

20 chicken wings – drums & flats ½ cup BBQ rub – 2 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp chili powder 1 tbsp paprika 1 tbsp garlic powder 1 tbsp garlic salt 1 cup Chicken Glaze ½ cup canola oil Salt & Pepper   Set smoker to 275 degrees. Add a mix of 70/30 Hickory to […]