Tag: bbq

August 23, 2010

I’ve decided to go ahead and buy the pellet grill I was talking about last week. It is a little over the top for my needs, but I think it will be good fun. All being well, I should have the grill by the end…

August 19, 2010

Something that I have seen every day for a while now, has only just sunk in, to my great amusement. My Firefox bookmarks have grown over the past few years, and the way they are arranged in folders is more a product of time than…

August 19, 2010

I’ve wittered about this to two people on the phone today, and sent one of them a long email because the poor soul sounded vaguely interested in my demented enthusiasm. So I thought I might as well post about it. As some of you have…

August 9, 2010

Read about this on one of the BBQ forums I am reading and had to share. Make a hamburger, and top with cheddar cheese. Wrap with bacon. Then cut some frankfurters (or similar) in half, shape as appropriate, and insert into bacon wrapped burger to…

July 30, 2010

No, I haven’t been cooking again, am going to a BBQ on Sunday, and that will be plenty enough for me this weekend. But I did pop in to my local butcher’s today, which is run by the local pork farm, and asked about the…

July 25, 2010

Following on my last BBQ experiment, I did a google on how feasible it is to retro fit my Weber Kettle with a grill thermometer. Note that I already have a meat thermometer, but the idea of the grill meter is to measure the actual…

July 24, 2010

I have just had my first attempt at pulled pork today, on the BBQ. It wasn’t completely authentic to the recipe I was using – instead of a “Boston Butt”, I used a small piece of pork shoulder that had been boned and tied (I…

July 23, 2010

Further to my comments in the previous post, I felt I just had to post some BBQ porn – this is a picture of the Weber Ranch Kettle that I mentioned.

July 22, 2010

While the kitchen is being worked on, I have been making more use of my Weber BBQ Kettle. Last night I cooked a couple of burgers for my tea, but not wanting to waste a kettle full of charcoal, when I was finished, I moved…

May 2, 2009

Just gave the BBQ a thorough clean and degrease in preparation for the new season. I guess this means it is going to rain tomorrow.

August 14, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog:August 14, 2008 6:05 P.M. Weight: 345.0 lbs. Probably not the best move, when you are on a diet, but I have just bought myself a barbecue. When I moved into this house, a few years ago, it had an…