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How to to Control the Heat on a Charcoal Grill

Steven Raichlen | Posted 04.29.2016 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

Despite the volatile nature of a charcoal fire, you can control the heat quite effectively. Here are a few great ways to do it.

Understanding What Type of Grill You Have

Steven Raichlen | Posted 03.21.2016 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

There are many ways you could categorize the world's dozens, perhaps hundreds, of different grills. You could group them by fuel, for example: charcoal grills, wood-burning grills, gas grills. You could organize them by region of origin -- the grills of South America, for example, or Southeast Asia. But the most useful way, from a griller's point of view, is by the configuration of the fire and where to place the food for cooking.

6 Ways To Make The Most of Your Tiny Balcony Before It's Too Late

MakeSpace | Posted 09.15.2015 | HuffPost Home
MakeSpace

The bad news: You only have a few weeks left of cozy 70-degree and 80-degree temperatures left. The good news: You still have a few weeks left to enj...

What to Consider When Buying a Grill or Smoker

Steven Raichlen | Posted 05.15.2016 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

A convenience-minded gas griller, or diehard wood griller, wants a different sort of live fire experience.

Read This Before You Get A New Grill

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

We cannot wait to bite into a juicy burger at our 4th of July barbecue -- and we think it is safe to assume that you feel the same way! If your grill ...

When Buying a Grill, Understanding the Thermodynamics of Cooking is Crucial

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Meathead

An outdoor grill may seem simple, but it is actually a complex cooking tool, and understanding how it works is crucial to making great food outdoors, and a necessity before handing your credit card to the clerk.

Cooking with Charcoal vs. Gas: The Definitive Answer

Meathead | Posted 05.10.2013 | Taste
Meathead

The flame war between charcoal grill purists and gas grill hotheads burns brighter than the debate between Mac and PC users.