Another Veggie Original: Enjoy This Grilled Eggplant Recipe


Grilled Eggplant

Now that’s going to be some good eatin’.

Eggplant is one of those dishes that are so perfectly versatile.  You can make it as the centerpiece of your vegetarian friends’ cookout spread, or enjoy it as a nice and refreshing side dish to the main course for the night.  Heck, you can even make enough for both uses (fair warning – getting the kids to try it is next to impossible.  This one is strictly food for the grownups).  Just be sure that your crowd is into trying unique things. Continue reading

A Hidden Gem – Grilled Portobello Mushrooms Recipe

Grilled Portobello Mushrooms

What a delicious meal these little guys make.

When it comes to learning how to grill (especially with charcoal), the common perception is that all you need to do is learn to not burn your burgers and dogs.  Well…yes, that is definitely the case.  But too many people miss out on some really great adventures because they lack imagination and creativity.  Grilled portobello mushrooms are a prime example. Continue reading

Five Great 4th of July Recipes For Your Next Holiday Cookout

An image of a plate of food

Happy Independance Day!

Happy 4th of July to everyone!  As a special treat for the followers of,  this is a bonus post in the form of 5 recipes to use for your holiday cookout.  4th of July recipes are fun because they are in the spirit of celebrating the birth of our nation.  Whether you’re cooking for a backyard full of family or just a couple of buddies, these are some fantastic dishes.  I’m certain that you’ll enjoy them all.  Let’s get started. Continue reading

These Twice Baked Potatoes Will Blow Your Mind

Twice Baked Potatoes

Now we’re cookin’

Twice baked potatoes are some good eatin’ right?  I couldn’t agree more.  That’s why I’m gonna share with you how to make a delicious brand of potatoes right from your grill.  During the summer months, who wants to heat up the house by turning on the stove for an hour?  Also the rich, smoky grilled flavor that these spuds deliver will quickly turn you into the ultimate grillmaster in your social circle. Continue reading

Here Are 4 Tasty Grilled Chicken Recipes

The Grilled Chicken Breast

Unleash the flavor of this fowl.

Grilled Chicken is a popular, satisfying, and tasty meal.  Nowadays, it’s one of the few things that everyone will want a bite of.  In fact, grilled chicken is more of a category than it is a dish (as there are endless ways to fix them).  And in this category, we’re going to take a look at four ways to fix them. Continue reading

Another Word on Fish – Let’s Grill Some Fish Tacos!

Grilled Fish Tacos

I bet you never thought of grillin’ up these.

Grilling is loads of fun and tacos are delicious.  So imagine how much fun it is to have some grilled tacos for dinner!  In today’s post, we’re going to take a look at grilling tacos (but with a twist).  The spin on this tasty meal is what keeps grilling fresh and exciting.
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Try These Easy Grilled Fish Recipes

Any opportunity to put some food on the grill qualifies as a good day in my book. Without a doubt, I try to eat food fresh off the charcoal grill as often as I possibly can. But it’s important to balance our taste for delicious barbecue with our long term health interests. Shoot, it’s just not healthy to eat steak and hamburgers every day. So by adding a healthy option to the mix, we can still have our barbecue – and eat it too! The next time you get ready to fire up that grill, try these two easy grilled fish recipes. They are fun to make and simple to prepare. Continue reading

Here’s a Steak and Mushroom Plate You Will Love

Steak and Mushroom

Dinner’s ready

For a lot of us, a steak on the grill is like having a guy show up at your door with an oversized check and a camera crew filming your reaction (okay, maybe not that good – but close). And for some of us, having mushrooms on your steak is like french fries and ketchup: they just go together. So to the people that can appreciate a good steak and mushroom meal, this post is for you. Continue reading

Here’s an Easy Homemade Barbecue Sauce You Can Make

Chicken made with easy homemade bbq sauce

Everything tastes better with barbecue sauce!

What’s better than barbecue sauce? Answer: Free Money!! Besides that, there ain’t too many things that can beat a good thick (and for me, spicy) sauce to slather all over your meats. Even some fishies taste great with a good sauce. And ya know what even better than a good bbq sauce? Why, a good bbq sauce that you make yourself of course. And in this post we are going to learn how to make an easy homemade barbecue sauce that you’ll love for days. Continue reading

How to Make the Best Grilled Pineapples You Will Ever Have


Pineapple Chunks

Mouth watering good

Here’s a fun question for ya – have you ever had the pleasure of enjoying your dessert straight off the grill? If your answer is no, then today you are in for a real treat! Although it may sound kinda strange to the uninitiated, hold off on your judgement until after you’ve tried this sweet treat. Because today, we are going to make a dessert called Calypso Grilled Pineapple. I promise you that these scrumptious babies are the best grilled pineapples that you will ever have. Afterwards, if you’re not convinced that these sweet treats aren’t one of the best grilled deserts that you’ve ever had…well, you have my permission to go back to grilling your hamburgers and hot dogs. Continue reading