The Origins Of American Barbecue

Imagine the tantalizing aroma of smoked meat wafting through the air !’ it’s no wonder that American barbecue has captivated the hearts and palates of millions. But where did this culinary tradition begin? I’m going to take you on a journey back to its roots, discussing the origins of American barbecue: A rich history of cultural cooking techniques and taste. The term ‘barbecue’ might seem as American as apple pie, but it actually traces back to Caribbean origins, thanks to the cultural exchange initiated by Spanish explorers. These explorers encountered Indigenous peoples in the Caribbean who were skilled in the art of cooking meat overRead More →

best BBQ YouTube channels of 2024

Let’s attempt to uncover the sizzle, with the ultimate guide to the best BBQ YouTube channels of 2024. As a passionate BBQ enthusiast and YouTube reviewer, I understand the immense pleasure of watching seasoned grillmasters in action, revealing their culinary secrets, and showcasing mouthwatering dishes on our screens. With the vast array of BBQ YouTube channels out there, it’s not always easy to decide which ones are worth your precious subscription. That’s why I’ve taken it upon myself to update my personal list of the “Best BBQ YouTube Channels” for 2024. In this comprehensive guide, I not only share my personal favorites but also provideRead More →

Hey there BBQ enthusiasts! Welcome to the Outdoor Barbeque Grills blog where we’re going to dive into the wonderful world of mastering the art of BBQ and explore the secrets to achieving BBQ perfection. Whether you’re a complete beginner or a seasoned griller looking to up your BBQ game, this guide is for you. So grab your apron and let’s get grilling! To delve deeper be sure to click the links which take you to individual posts on that topic. Getting Started: The Basics of BBQ When it comes to BBQ, it’s all about getting the basics right. From choosing the right equipment to selectingRead More →

Cheers to a Sizzling 2024! A BBQ Lover's Guide to New Year Celebrations

Dear Outdoor Barbecue Grills enthusiasts, as the sun sets on another incredible year of grillin’ and chillin’, we want to take a moment to extend our warmest wishes to each and every one of you. Happy New Year! Here’s to a year filled with mouthwatering BBQ delights, unforgettable moments with family and friends, and, of course, the intoxicating aroma of sizzling grills. So cheers to a sizzling 2024! Cheers to a Sizzling 2024! but Reflecting on 2023 Before we dive into the exciting grilling adventures that await in 2024, let’s take a quick trip down memory lane. The past year has been a flavorful journey,Read More →

Backyard BBQ Traditions Within New Zealand

  New Zealanders have an enduring love affair with the great outdoors. Whether it’s traversing lush hiking trails, setting up camp under the open sky, or casting a line into pristine waters, the allure of nature is ingrained in the Kiwi spirit. But among these cherished outdoor pursuits, there’s one activity that stands out – the art of the backyard barbecue. In this blog, we’re going to explore how New Zealanders have embraced the culture of outdoor barbecuing, particularly with the help of portable BBQs. We’ll cover everything from the best brands to buy, tips and tricks, and the most picturesque spots in New ZealandRead More →

Rugby, Barbecues, and Cultural Unity: A Global Celebration

Rugby, Barbecues, a Global Celebration. As the Rugby World Cup 2023 quarter-finals loom large on the horizon, the world’s rugby fans are primed for a celebration of sport, camaraderie, and culinary traditions. While the action on the field is undoubtedly exhilarating, in turn, what happens off it is equally enthralling. Friends and families come together, united by their love for the game and their passion for the grill. This article explores the delightful amalgamation of rugby, barbecues, and the unique cultural traditions that each nation brings to the table. Whether it’s the South African braai, the Welsh songs, or the Argentine asado, these BBQ gatheringsRead More →

Outdoor barbecue areas in Stendörren Nature Reserve.

Last week I had the pleasure of picnicking with my wife in one of the outdoor barbecue areas in Stendörren Nature Reserve. The Stendörren Nature Reserve is found close to Sweden’s Capital City, Stockholm, located between the cities of Trosa and Nyköping. The public reserve is known for its magnificent nature experience, where you can hike all the way out to the edge of the archipelago, enjoying the sights and beauty of the archipelago without the need to get into a boat. Stendörren Nature Reserve is accessible all year round, and your experience includes walking across suspension bridges to the islands and grilling in the preparedRead More →