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For Love Of The 'Que: Competitive BBQ

Menuism | Posted 10.28.2012 | Taste
Menuism

Serious 'que lovers crave more than just a few summer months to keep the coals hot, so many take their love of slow-cooked meats on the road and enter the competitive barbecue circuit.

Hot Tips for a Low-Sodium BBQ

Jessica Goldman Foung | Posted 11.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Jessica Goldman Foung

This Labor Day, the BBQ will be the star of that end-of-summer party. But be aware that it can also be the culprit of a super high-sodium meal, easily accounting for upwards of 1,000 milligrams of sodium.

9 Labor Day Grill Favorites

Food52 | Posted 10.31.2012 | Taste
Food52

For most children, Labor Day is a bittersweet holiday; it is a last hurrah that signals summer's impending end. For grown-ups, however, this holiday is much more exciting. It promises a day off, a cold cocktail, and a chance to shine at the grill. Whether you're a novice griller or a seasoned professional, here are 10 fresh ideas for putting your grill to good use and throwing your most impressive backyard barbecue to date.

Zagat's 20 Top-Rated BBQ Spots For Labor Day Weekend

Posted 09.03.2012 | Taste

When you want authentic barbecue but can't make it at home, the best thing to do is go to that local barbecue joint -- you know, the one that looks li...

Guilt-free Grilling Tips for Summer BBQs

Clean Plates | Posted 10.15.2012 | Food
Clean Plates

Fire up the grill -- it's BBQ season! Summer comes with bare skin and natural tones, so try to eat with the theme.

Stupid Grilling Tools: 15 Things You Definitely Do Not Need

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 08.13.2012 | Food

August means a lot of things to a lot of people. For some, it's back-to-school time. For others, it's last-month-at-the-beach-time. For us, it means s...

5 Easy Tips For A Healthier Barbecue

Posted 08.04.2012 | Healthy Living

With our spatulas already in hand, we have to face facts: a good old fashioned summer cookout is not a healthy affair. First of all, the traditional f...

From Texas to Brooklyn

Alison Spiegel | Posted 08.03.2012 | New York
Alison Spiegel

Summer is the season for BBQ, and this summer, Texas BBQ is getting a lot of attention in New York. But there's more to Texan cuisine than BBQ, and food-forward Brooklyn is now home to New York's most recent Texan import: the Kolache.

Grilled Vegetables for Your Next BBQ

Claudia Castillo | Posted 09.26.2012 | Latino Voices
Claudia Castillo

Now don't get me wrong, I LOVE my churrasco or skirt steak on the grill, but too much meat all at once can be very overwhelming. We really need to come up with better non-meat BBQ alternatives.

Helping Guests Mingle, From Colin Cowie (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Event and lifestyle expert, Colin Cowie, recently joined me on Mondays with Marlo and he shared some great advice on how to be the hostess with the mo...

Crimes Against BBQ Brisket

Food & Wine | Posted 09.09.2012 | Taste
Food & Wine

Aaron Franklin spends a lot of time thinking about brisket. Here, Franklin saves home cooks and their summer guests from the worst crimes against Texas-style barbecue brisket.

The Iconic Weber Kettle Grill Turns 60

Meathead | Posted 09.08.2012 | Food
Meathead

There are better designs for grills, among them the top end Hasty Bakes, and there are cheaper grills, but the modern Weber Kettle has achieved icon status.

8 Ways to Save on Your Next Summer BBQ

Jeanette Pavini | Posted 09.05.2012 | Money
Jeanette Pavini

Summer is just not the same without a good barbecue! Here are eight cost-effective tips to get your BBQ on this summer without feeling guilty about the extra party costs.

Holiday Eating Tips: 10 Ways to Enjoy a Healthy Holiday Season

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 09.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

This Fourth of July, whether you are going out of town, attending a summer barbecue, having a party on the beach, or just staying at home with your family, follow the principles of moderation.

Hamburger Secrets: How The Zen Master Prepares A Real Happy Meal

Meathead | Posted 09.01.2012 | Taste
Meathead

"Give a man a burger and he will gladly pay you Tuesday. Teach a man to make a burger and he will feed his family as if every day is Sunday." -- Meathead

How Much A July 4th BBQ Will Cost You

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 07.03.2012 | Money

If you are among the millions of Americans planning to host a 4th of July cookout, you should expect to spend quite a bit of money. We calculated j...

Why You Should Spiral Cut Your Wiener For The Best Hot Dogs

Posted 07.03.2014 | Taste

Are you ready for your July Fourth parties? Will there be hot dogs? This is America, of course there will be hot dogs! We'd invite you to follow the h...

'BBQ Pitmasters' Finale: A Fine Finish As We Pay Cheeky Respect To The Godfather

Meathead | Posted 09.01.2012 | Food
Meathead

It was winner-take-all as the five victors from the preliminaries competed for $50,000, the title 'Kingsford BBQ Pitmasters Grand Champion,' and a spot in the Kingsford Invitational.

BBQ Ribs: The Holy Grail Of Summer Cooking

Posted 07.26.2013 | Taste

Dearest vegetarians and vegans: this is not the article for you.

Debunking Beer Can Chicken: A Waste Of Good Beer, And Dangerous

Meathead | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Meathead

Think about this: You've never seen a fine dining restaurant serve Beer Can Chicken, have you? That's because real chefs know it is not the best way to roast a chicken.

WATCH: The WORST BBQ Stories Ever

Posted 06.28.2012 | Comedy

Jimmy Fallon has a knack for starting the best hashtags, and this round of #WorstBBQEver tweets is no different. On Wednesday night's episode of "L...

BBQ Pitmasters Week 5: Finalists Set, But Where Are The Big Guns?

Meathead | Posted 08.25.2012 | Food
Meathead

That sets up a highly competitive final on July 8 with the pitmasters answering the burning question, who goes home with the $50,000?

Why End Of School Parties Are Out Of Control

Ciaran Blumenfeld | Posted 08.21.2012 | Parents
Ciaran Blumenfeld

The end of school year party circuit is a little like Burning Man without the booze and drugs. But there is ice cream.

The Backyard BBQ That Floats

Posted 06.20.2012 | Food

Ever sat, enjoying a beer and a burger in the backyard with friends and thought, "this party isn't making me seasick enough"? Please, do not worry, Ha...

'BBQ Pitmasters' Week 4 Review: Is This Traditional Barbecue?

Meathead | Posted 08.18.2012 | Food
Meathead

Competition barbecue has moved so far from traditional Southern barbecue that it must be considered a style of cooking unto itself, as different from the original as is Korean Barbecue.