BBQs and Outdoor Blog

Dave Hack

Dave’s Bloody Brilliant Barbecue Hacks Bookmark this page to make sure you have a copy of these banging barbecue hacks that will help your next barbecue run more smoothly, and taste PHENOMENAL! Use a jar to make a mess-free barbecue rub Avoid sticky fingers when rubbing down meat by putting it, along with your dry spices, in… Read More

Posted by Marshall Ruda on December 14, 2017

Homemade Sausages

The BEST Homemade Sausages This sausage recipe (courtesy of the fantastic ChefSteps) is from a sausage master himself, Uli of Seattle’s Uli’s Famous Sausage.  Uli is a German master butcher, and he SERIOUSLY knows his stuff, so considering Seattle isn’t exactly a short bus ride away, we’re sharing his recipe for classic sausages that are as simple… Read More

Posted by Marshall Ruda on December 14, 2017

Gas Leak Test

Simple Barbecue Gas Leak Test Be like Dave, check your barbecue for a gas leak the simple way!  A leaking gas bottle, regulator or hose can be dangerous – these leaks often cause barbecue fires. Use this guide for how to check your barbecue for a leak, using only soapy water! Watch the video below… Read More

Posted by Marshall Ruda on December 7, 2017

Events

EVENTS SCHEDULE UPCOMING:  Check back in 2018! PAST: 25th November 2017 We cooked some incredible pulled pork on the Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker! 11th November 2017 We cooked on the Broil King Regal 490 and it was a blast!   4th and 5th November 2017 We had an absolute ball at the Whittlesea Show cooking up a feast cooking on… Read More

Posted by Eleni on September 22, 2017

Smoked Salt

This Smoked Salt is a simple way to inject delicious, savoury smoke flavour into any dish! Try this on roasted veggies to add some bacony flavour, or grilled meat you didn’t have time to smoke but want to add smokey flavour to. It’s a great way to elevate scrambled eggs. You can even add a… Read More

Posted by Eleni on August 10, 2017

BBQ Maple marinade for Pork Butt

BBQ Maple marinade for Pork Butt Up your flavour and moisture game with the Hark fat boy marinade injector! It takes this BBQ Maple marinade for Pork Butt to the next level in terms of the flavour and moisture of the meat after cooking. You literally inject the marinade into the meat ensuring every bite… Read More

Posted by Eleni on August 10, 2017

Honey Chicken & Sweet Potato Kebabs

These sticky-sweet Honey Chicken & Sweet Potato Kebabs are the perfect way to turn a weeknight dinner into something special. Pair these Honey Chicken & Sweet Potato Kebabs with a fresh, leafy green salad or simply serve them as is. The spice rub is what takes these Honey Chicken & Sweet Potato Kebabs to the next… Read More

Posted by Eleni on August 3, 2017

Bacon Potato Salad

This Bacon Potato Salad is NEXT LEVEL DELICIOUS! The dressing recipe with a cheeky secret ingredient – bacon drippings – infuses the entire salad with delicious bacon flavour. Serve this incredible Bacon Potato Salad salad as a side with any barbecue dish. It goes amazingly well with brisket, ribs, and even pulled pork! It also… Read More

Posted by Eleni on August 3, 2017

Smoked Almonds

These smoked almonds are so easy, affordable and most importantly delicious you won’t be able to stop making them! Smoked Almonds are the perfect winter snack to go alongside some good whiskey and good company, and also make a delicious, crunchy addition to salads. These nuts are versatile – pop some in your kids school… Read More

Posted by Eleni on August 3, 2017

Grilled Watermelon

Missing summer? Try this spicy sweet grilled watermelon. It may sound a little out there but this Mexican inspired, spicy sweet grilled watermelon spiked with lime zest and juice for some tang is the perfect side dish for grilled meat, particularly grilled chicken, or white fish. Once grilled, the watermelon loses its grainy texture, and… Read More

Posted by Eleni on July 20, 2017