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Barbecue, Grilling Tips: Ozersky's Top 5 Rules

Josh Ozersky at | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It's late July. The sun is beating down, and the backyard beckons. All Americans with a love of barbecue in their heart should feel a surge stirring t...

The Ultimate Grilled Corn On The Cob

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The best way to cook corn is on the grill, and I have a few tricks that you can use. This corn is so good, it should be illegal. READ MORE A Taxonomy Of Regional American Barbecue Sauces & Recipes Searing Steaks: Two Paths to Nutty Brown Nirvana The Most Important BBQ Concept For Backyard Cooks

A Taxonomy Of Regional American Barbecue Sauces & Recipes

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barbecue has evolved along disparate paths around the nation, led down these trails by the racial and ethnic immigrants. Indeed, barbecue sauce is a purely American cultural phenomenon.

Grilling! Quick and Easy Lemon Garlic Chicken

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Ah, it's grilling season. Nothing tastes quite as good as something cooked outdoors and infused with the flavor of wood smoke. Yes, I mean real grilli...

101 Grilling Recipes: Mark Bittman's Tip

Mark Bittman at the New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

THERE, in all of their Fourth of July glory, are 101 grilling ideas begging to be tried. A vast majority take less time to prepare and grill than it t...

"You Go, Grill"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jerry Zezima

Now that it is barbecue season, I'd like to say that I am really cooking with gas. However, it turns out gas is not the best thing to cook with if you want to be a barbecue champion.

Searing Steaks: Two Paths to Nutty Brown Nirvana

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

I got together with Chef Jamie Purviance to answer the kind of question that keeps steak lovers like us up all night: When is the best time to sear a steak, when you start cooking, or at the end of the cook?

Fabulous July 4th Party: Simple, Stylish and Affordable

Courtney Cachet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Courtney Cachet

Entertaining at home should be simple, fun, easy and affordable. If you throw any of these out of the mix it does not make for a good time. The key is to just keep it simple.

The Most Important BBQ Concept For Backyard Cooks

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Most outdoor cooking goes best if you use a 2-zone setup. Even if you are only cooking hot dogs.

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

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

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.

"Last Meal Ribs": How To Make The Best Barbecue Ribs You've Ever Tasted

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

We're talking Southern ribs here, a style probably created by African slaves and as uniquely American as their other great contributions to our culture.

Grill Your Garden

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kurt Michael Friese

Folks often forget that you can cook just about any vegetable on the grill. It's quick and easy, and tastes better than boiled any day.

Michael Pollan On Jonathan Safran Foer, Food Trucks, Nose-To-Tail, Salt, Sugar, His Last Three Meals, And More In Exclusive Interview (PHOTOS)

Colin Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Michael Pollan On Safran Foer, Nose-To-Tail, Food Trucks, Salt, Sugar His Last Three Meals, And More (PHOTOS)

The Gift That Will Make Dad's Food More Fun For You

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Men grill. It's genetic. Mostly we grill badly. It's not our fault. They say a good craftsman never blames his tools, but in this case it is justified.

Grilled Soft-Shells

Max Watman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Max Watman

Soft-shell crab season begins, according to lore, with the first full moon of May, which happened to come last Thursday, just in time for Memorial Day...

How To Make Perfect Pulled Pork: An Ideal Recipe for Serving a Crowd (and Cheap, too)

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The process, which can take 8 to 12 hours or more, is the quintessence of Southern smoke roasting. Lazy, slow, easy, fragrant.

What's Great to Grill Now

Cathy Erway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Cathy Erway

Just because spring and early summer vegetables don't all have the vibrancy and flavor characteristic of those later on, with a little torching and some tweaking, they really shine.

Hamburger Heaven: A Taxonomy of the Different Species of Hamburger

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Let's play culinary anthropologist and study the menu of the major species of burger.

Grill A Sausage Properly

Michael Ruhlman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In my experience people err because they're afraid of not cooking it enough. So they either cook it over really high heat, overcooking the outside, b...

Perfect Pulled Pork

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

This process, which can take 8-12 hours or more, is the quintessence of smoke cooking. Lazy, slow, easy, fragrant.

Mango Relish, Grilled Poblanos And Molé: Around The World In 80 Hot Dogs

Bon Appetit | By Andrews Schloss and David Joachim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

For an wasy summer barbecue with international flair, grab some hot dogs and buns -- and these delicious toppings with a global twist. ...

BARBECUE SAUCE RECIPES - Put a Kick In Your Cooking

Barbecue Sauce Recipes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It's summer time which means you should be breaking out the grills and getting ready to start cooking outdoors to celebrate the good weather! We've m...

Releasing My Inner Emeril: Lagasse Grilled

Perry Garfinkel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Perry Garfinkel

Emeril thinks he can turn me into one of those alpha males, cockily standing in front of the grill, deftly pushing aside pretenders to my grill throne. But, it turns out, Emeril may not be such a guy's guy after all.

How to Buy a Grill

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

A good grill is an essential tool for the modern cook, not just as a backyard diversion, but a second oven.

Cooking with Charcoal vs. Gas: The Definitive Answer

Meathead | Posted 05.10.2013 | Taste

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