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Herb and Red Wine Rotisserie Leg of Lamb – Christmas Grilling Series

Nothing beats Christmas as the happiest time of the year, except for maybe the family squabbles, burning the Christmas turkey, or losing the neighborhood Christmas light competition. To help you avoid one of these holiday catastrophes, we continue the Christmas Grilling Series with Herb and Red Wine Rotisserie Leg of Lamb. This is a meal […]

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Smoked Sweet Potato Mash With Hickory Syrup – Thankful It’s Thanksgiving! Series

strat-e-gy (noun) – planning of war A steadfast strategy is required for success whether it’s generals on the battlefield, businessmen on Wall Street, or cooks carefully coordinating use of the oven on Thanksgiving Day to get all the dishes cooked and served. With the Thankful It’s Thanksgiving series, we have sought to provide the plans […]

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Grilled Whole Turkey – Thankful It’s Thanksgiving! Series

The leaves are changing, the weather is changing, and the stores are changing (or decorating…) – yes, Thanksgiving is just 22 days away! Since we are so very thankful for our grills, we are continuing our Thankful it’s Thanksgiving series with several recipes and techniques for grilling that Thanksgiving Day feast. We begin with Grilled […]

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Orange Glazed Chicken and Sweet Potatoes – Harvest Grilling Series

Autumn is truly wonderful to behold with its endless shades of yellow and orange, perfect days, and brisk nights. Likewise, fall menus offer rich dishes infused with blends of fruits, veggies, and spices. For our final installment in the Harvest Grilling Series, we present Orange Glazed Chicken and Sweet Potatoes – a hearty, sweet, and […]

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Peruvian Style Grilled Chicken with Green Sauce – Mother’s Day

Where do we begin when talking about mom? The tender loving care, the thousands of meals prepared to feed the family, the endless piles of laundry to keep us presentable, the “never-quit” determination, relentless hope? With hearts of gratitude for all moms, we present a wonderful grilling option for Mother’s Day: Peruvian Style Grilled Chicken […]

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Grilled Corned Beef – St. Patrick’s Rock the Shamrock Series

“The shamrocks are coming! The shamrocks are coming!” Saint Patrick’s Day is fast approaching, bringing with it national celebrations of eating, drinking, parades, and prominent displays of green. Here’s our take on Pat’s most popular dish, Grilled Corned Beef. Traditionally just boiled, grilling at unlocks more aromatics and flavors in the meat. Corned beef gets […]

Barbecue-Braised Bourbon Beef with Mustard Glaze

We love to use the grill for cooking all kinds of dishes, traditional and unique.  We also enjoy preparing traditionally indoor kitchen dishes on the grill, and seeing how they turn out.  Today, we have Barbecue-Braised Bourbon Beef with Mustard Glaze; hands down, the best pot roast around, and it’s prepared on the grill. This […]

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Grilled Pound Cake with Bananas and Chocolate Sauce

Easter is at the beginning of spring, a season of rebirth and new growth, and a wonderful way to spend Easter dinner with family and friends is outdoors, weather permitting of course. In our last two articles, we shared main course recipes, but here we have something a bit more fun: Grilled Pound Cake with […]

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Sweet & Hot Baby Back Ribs – “Grill Madness”

Here, with the end in sight, on the precipice of sheer madness, can you taste the victory? Can you smell their fear? Representing the SEC Conference, we present “Grill Madness” Sweet & Hot Baby Back Ribs as our fourth and last installment in the “Grill Madness” Series. What better way to celebrate the drama of […]

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Lamb Chops – “Grill Madness”

Now things are starting to get maddening!  The excitement, the drama, the stories, the agony – it’s only been 2 rounds!  Bring on “Grill Madness” Lamb Chops with Gorgonzola Butter, representing the Big-10 Conference. A hearty favorite of the Northern Midwest region, these chops will fill the room with a rich aroma of garlic and […]

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Crab Cakes – “Grill Madness”

Here is our second installment in our “Grill Madness” series celebrating the three weeks of college hoops and fun known as March Madness.  Representing the ACC Conference, we have and East Coast favorite, “Grill Madness” Crab Cakes.  Crab cakes are delicious already, but grilling them adds even more flavor. This is a very simple recipe […]

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Steak Tacos Marinade – “Grill Madness”

Sports events and parties are such a great excuse to get behind a grill, entertain guests, and enjoy great food.  Here comes March Madness 2014 – three weeks of college basketball excitement…Or what I like to call “Grill Madness” – three weeks of fun with the grill and friends. Here’s a series of recipes based […]

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Luck O’ The Lamb Grilled Chops

Here’s another outstanding way to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day without going so excessive (see last article…).  On a day when the excess of meat and drink is celebrated and expected, we want to try our luck at a lighter, fresher alternative.  These lamb grilled chops may not be so lucky for the lamb, but they […]

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St. Pat’s Lucky Cow on a Bun Burgers

Only a few times out of the year is a man in prime health allowed to overindulge. We give ourselves a little wiggle room during the stretch from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. We seize the Super Bowl in all its over-the-top glory. Then there’s St. Patrick’s Day. Cheers to you, Irishmen, for giving us […]

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Valentine’s Salmon and Escarole with Lemon-Tarragon Butter

Valentine’s Day is coming, and how are you going to surprise your special someone?  Demonstrate your love for them by preparing an elegant and romantic meal for the two of you.  Valentine’s Salmon and Escarole with lemon is a sophisticated way to use your grill to deliver a unique dining experience and make this Valentine’s […]

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Grill-Roasted Sweet Potato Fries with Maple Glaze

Every awesome meal needs comparably awesome sides, and here is the awesome pairing for your awesome winter grilling extravaganza. Whether burgers, tri-tip, or turkey, these Grill-Roasted Sweet Potato Fries with Maple Soy Glaze make a wonderful counterpart. Rich in flavor, these fries are surprisingly light since they are grilled and not fried. Wonderfully crispy outside […]

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Cranberry-Lime Shrimp and Salsa Recipe

Imagine… surfing on Christmas Day, enjoying the ocean breeze while sitting on the jetty, making sandcastles with your kids… Here’s our holiday take on a classic Baja treat: Grilled Cranberry-Lime Shrimp and Salsa. We can’t bring you to the beach, so we will bring the beach to you – in the middle of winter! The […]

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Simply Tasty Tri Tip Recipe with Grilled Asparagus

What could be better than great tasting tri tip that is really simple to make? Well, probably an even better tasting tri tip that someone cooks for you, however, that is another blog… Since we are doing the cooking and are often very busy, this recipe is a wonderfully doable dinner during our hectic week. […]

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Greedy BBQ Ribs Recipe

When I think about BBQ ribs I get greedy – greedy for more. Great ribs take time and love, and these Greedy BBQ Ribs are the headliner of your next party. They will bring praise, thanks, and Grill-master honor; but watch out! Soon that flavorful satisfaction will begin to fester into a desire for more… […]

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Winter Rotisserie Recipe’s – The Sequel

November brings a season of hearty traditional favorites that remind us of family, tradition, and thankfulness… but it also comes every year! How many times should one eat the same turkey, stuffing, potatoes, and pumpkin pie in their lifetime! Here’s to something new – let’s grill new life into our holiday menu with these Winter […]

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Lauren’s Traditional Guacamole Recipe

Guacamole just makes me happy! It’s what tortilla chips were made for! All joking aside (I’m really not joking), fresh citrusy guacamole is a favorite for any party or dinner. Thick and creamy, light and rich, this simple food is loaded with complexity that can stand on its own or compliment countless meals. The simplicity […]

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GrillGrates – The “Grate” Secret to Grilling!

Technology has yielded some pretty cool innovations to the art of grilling and grilling appliances. GrillGrates is a new grill surface adaptable to fit almost any grill. Using interlocking panels with raised rail design that replace or lay on top of existing grates, GrillGrates provide a superior infrared grilling experience with easy clean up.  They […]

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Winter Rotisserie Recipes – Keep the Grill Burning

Bring on the cold, put up the lights – we have winter rotisserie recipes for any holiday occasion! Whether poultry or beef, pineapple or soup, the rotisserie will anchor your cozy and festive dinner. In the midst of entertaining, shopping, and decorating the rotisserie is an easier, healthier, and cheaper cooking method suitable for one, […]

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