Let’s take the backyard barbecue to the next level. Get ready to try grilling with wood chips! Charcoal infused grill food is outstanding – and when you add some wood chips to the mix, it just enhances the flavor of the entire menu. Like many things in life (and cooking), there’s more than one way to skin a cat. With that being said, take a look at a great method for grilling with wood. more »
Today is the 4th of July. Happy 4th of July everybody! As all Americans know, today is the day that we celebrate the birth of our wonderful and indispensable nation. People everywhere will be enjoying hometown fireworks displays, baseball games, and holiday cookouts (of course!). As a matter-of-fact, I don’t think I know of anyone that’s not doing one of those things. But the point of this post is to show ya how I’m setting up my 4th of July barbecue. more »
That outdoor cooking sure is fun, isn’t it? The rich, smoky aroma of the charcoal as it gets fired up is the highlight of my day. And I usually have already put together my plan for the grilling session, so there are no worries. But every now and then….well, let’s just say that there are times when I’ve lost focus. And I figured that a few pointers on how to improve your grilling would be the perfect topic for this post.
Grill marks are sexy. Yeah, I said it. Believe me, there’s no feeling like turning that meat (or veggie) for the first time on the grill and seeing some deep and well defined marks on your food. It communicates that you know what you’re doing and that the food is gonna be fantastic! While it ain’t as easy as it looks, you can still get perfect grill marks on your food every time. And we’re going to discuss exactly how you can get it done. more »
Outdoor cooking can be a world by itself. When most people think of barbeque, the image of the family cookout during the summer months is what usually comes to mind. And what we mainly discuss here at cookouteveryday.com falls right along those lines. Our aim is to help you cook some delicious food in your backyard. But we also want to school you on some of the finer points of outdoor cooking. That’s why this post is going to deal with the subject of bbq grilling vs smoking. Well shoot, what’s the difference? Let’s take a look at each one. more »
Hey folks, Otis here. As some of you may know by now, any day that I have the opportunity to fire up the grill is a great day. Truthfully, there isn’t too much outside of close family and friends that warms my heart like cooking out in the backyard. And you know what? That’s exactly why this site was born. My goal is to share to joy of grilling with folks that haven’t started cooking their dinners on a charcoal grill yet. To that end, this post is going to go over 10 grilling tips that will lead to a successful, fun, and safe cookout every single time. more »
Cooking out is a fun & lively activity, but it’s important to remember that safety should always be the first priority. While grill flare ups are a part of cooking, please keep in mind that they could be deadly if you get careless. Take a look at this video to see what I mean: more »