What Is the Pepper Scoville Scale?

Wondering what the pepper Scoville scale is and how the Scoville Heat Units (SHU) is measured? Or are you wondering which the hottest pepper according to this scale is? Read on to find out more about the history, how it is measured, and what is the hotness of the most popular chili peppers according to … Read more

How to Dry Brine

Dry brining meat is a sure-fire way to get moist and flavorful meat. This process stops the meat from drying out thus giving it the best flavor possible. So, what is dry brining, and how can you do it? Dry brining refers to the process of salting food and resting it before cooking. Called pre-salting … Read more

Best Barbecue Sauces You Can Buy Online in 2021

Whether you are new to the world of barbecue or are an experienced pitmaster, you probably know that a BBQ sauce can make the real difference between good and absolutely amazing ribs, chicken, or any other meat of your choice. But since few pitmasters are willing to share their secret recipes, and because not everyone … Read more

Pulled Pork Barbecue Rub Recipes

If you are like most pitmasters, you probably already have a favorite pulled pork rub that you use every time, and you love the results. But if you feel like it is time to experiment with some new flavors and recipes, or you are new to pulled pork and rib smoking, we have selected our … Read more

The Best BBQ Rubs You Can Buy Online for 2021

While many famous pitmasters prefer to keep their rub recipes a secret, there are some excellent ready-made rubs that other BBQ champions and experts in cooking meat are happily sharing and offering on the market. Choosing the right BBQ rub is essential for the taste of any cut of meat or meal you prepare on … Read more

Southern Cole Slaw Recipe – Creamy and Sweet

Nothing can beat that tangy and sweet taste and the creamy texture of the Southern-style coleslaw. It is a mouthwatering side dish that is affordable and very easy to prepare. It is an excellent summer garnish for barbecued ribs, pulled pork sandwiches, or any other smoked, barbecued or grilled meat. So, here is a step-by-step … Read more

How to Thicken BBQ Sauce (7 Easy Ways)

Are you wondering whether there is a way to salvage a BBQ sauce that turned out too thin and watery? Here are the best methods for thickening barbecue sauce and turning it into a delicious and properly textured rich condiment to season your meat, burgers, or other grilled or cooked food. Here are some ideas … Read more

5 Mop Sauce Recipes to Give Your BBQ the Edge

Mop sauce has traditionally been used in the Texas coal commercial pits and in other regions of the US to moisturize and cool the meat during the slow and low smoking and barbecuing. By basting the tougher cuts with a mop and a suitable mop sauce, the meat comes out tender, juicy, and flavorful. But … Read more