What’s in your Barbecue Sauces: The Basics

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You read food labels to check for calorie content, fat content, sugar, and even sodium. You feel pretty sure about what ingredients you put in your body. Still, very few people focus on the ingredients that go in their favorite foods. These ingredients are the reason behind the number of calories, fat, sugar, and sodium in foods in the first … Read More

5 Recipes to Bring Barbecue Sauce to Your Holiday Meals

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With the holiday season fast approaching, you’re finding yourself in need of a wide range of dishes to take to all of the upcoming parties. Whether you’re preparing a dinner party with friends or trying to decide what to feed your family for a holiday dinner, there are plenty of great ways to incorporate barbecue sauce into your meals. Try … Read More

Adding Fruit to Barbecue Sauces: Mild to Wild Pepper and Herb

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Most everyone who has grilled or smoked meat is familiar with the standard, regional barbecue sauces, from the tomato-based wet rub from Texas, to the mustard sauces used in South Carolina, to the whiskey-laced sauces favored in Tennessee. However, some more experimental grill masters are adding fruit to their wet rubs to give their meat a unique taste that hitherto … Read More

Mild to Wild: Indian-Style Tandoori Barbecue

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Tandoori

Anyone who has been to an Indian restaurant has experienced the joys of tandoori barbecue cooking. The way it works is that a bell-shaped clay oven has hot coals or wood at the bottom that stokes up the heat to 900 degrees. Then chunks of meat, lamb or chicken by choice, are marinated in spices and put into these ovens … Read More

Grilling with barbecue sauces- 3 hacks that work!

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You watched one of those commercials featuring saucy barbecue ribs and chicken wings. The sauce on the meats dripped just right, and the food successfully cooked to perfection. This talent seems to belong just to the pit masters that excel at grilling with barbecue sauces, but you still take on the personal challenge of trying the technique by yourself.

Does Gluten-Free Barbecue Sauce Grill Differently?

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Gluten-free

Gluten-free may be the new food craze, but for those that actually need to be gluten-free, there is no reason they shouldn’t be able to enjoy great barbecue. However, for those who have long been forced into the gluten-free world will know, gluten-free food is never quite the same as food that is full of gluten. It takes on a … Read More

4 Essential Ingredients for Your Barbecue Sauce

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When it comes to making your own barbecue sauce, a strong backbone like vinegar, tomato, or mustard may be responsible for a good deal of the flavor, but not all of it. The key to a uniquely flavorful barbecue sauce is in the details. Some lesser known barbecue sauce ingredients play a big part in creating big flavor, but what … Read More