Five BBQ Sauces Worth Ordering Online

Sauce is an important part of many outdoor barbecue events. There are good mass produced sauces available in the local grocery store but if you're...(more)

Five Easy Homemade Barbecue Sauce Recipe

Ingredients:1. 1/2 cup brown sugar2. 1 cup ketchup*3. 1/3 cup rice wine vinegar**4. 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce5. 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder6. 1/2 teaspoon onion powder7....(more)

How to Make Healthy Barbecue Sauce

Store bought, mass produced barbecue sauces are often made with preservatives and artificial flavorings. By making your own quick and easy barbecue sauce you can...(more)


Apartment Trials and Tribulations: Grilling Indoors

Apartment living has its' benefits and drawbacks. While it is a more economical and low-maintenance living arrangement than living in a house, there are limitations that come with inhabiting a semi-shared living space. One of these is the frequent lack of outside property in apartments, which becomes problematic for those who enjoy outdoor activities such as grilling....(more)

Indoor Gas Grill Review: Cook Number Portable Gas Grill

Grilling is a favorite American pastime, a great way to bring family and friends together and, of course, the way to make tasty food everyone loves. However, sometimes grilling outside just isn't an option. Whether it's due to cold weather or rainy days, every grill king or queen has experienced that moment when you wish the grill was inside. The Cook Number Portable Gas Grill offers a solution to indoor grilling....(more)

Using Yogurt Marinades at Your Next Barbecue

For something a little different at your next barbecue, you may want to consider using yogurt marinades. Marinades that use yogurt as a base instead of oil tend to have less fat and less calories, especially if you use low-fat yogurt. They also help to tenderize the meat, making tastier and juicier. Scientists are unsure of exactly why this happens, but it seems that the calcium in dairy-based marinades activates enzymes in the meat that work to break down proteins. In addition to keeping the meat tender and moist, yogurt ensures even distribution of the spices and other ingredients that are used in preparing it. With that in mind, here are some simple do's and don'ts to follow when using yogurt marinades with meat....(more)


Simple Grilled Chicken with Cilantro Salsa

There is nothing more classic off the grill than a simple chicken dish. The marinade is lightly seasoned and provides just enough flavor so the chicken can be eaten just as it is...(more)

Grill Chicken and Chickpea Salad

The nutty flavor of chickpeas matches perfectly with the grilled chicken. The tartness of the lime viniagrette adds a refreshing acidity that makes this the perfect salad for a hot afternoon on the patio....(more)

Grilled Chicken Citrus Teriyaki

If you're looking for a quick and simple dish to prepare on those evenings when time is short this dish fits the bill. Start the marinating of the chicken in the morning the morning and it will be ready to go when you get home....(more)