Tag Archives: barbeque

Cedar Planked Spicy Shrimp

These tasty little morsels were a smash hit when I served them recently. They can be prepared a few hours ahead and left to marinate in the fridge, then put on the grill for just a few moments of cooking … Continue reading

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Smoked Watermelon Margarita

Party planners will tell you a surefire way to get an event started in style is to offer guests a signature cocktail as they arrive. When planning my next party, I started thinking about what tastes and smells are most … Continue reading

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Grilled Garlic Bread

I personally believe it should be a rule – maybe even a law – that every pasta meal should include garlic bread. I adore it, as does my family. Recent oven troubles led me to try making it on the … Continue reading

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A cautionary tale about self cleaning ovens

The whole purpose of this blog is to celebrate food in all its glory. It should come as no surprise, then, that I spend a lot of my time cooking. What better way to develop content….and celebrate food! I can’t … Continue reading

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Grilled Halloumi Cheese and Flatbread

It’s a lot of fun to watch people’s reactions when they see you putting pieces of cheese directly on your barbecue grates. Halloumi, a cheese that originally comes from Cyprus but is now found throughout the Middle East, has a … Continue reading

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Easy Carolina-style Pulled Pork

My relatives in North Carolina first introduced me to the awesomeness of true Southern barbeque (a food style, not a device) years ago and I was instantly smitten. I’ve since discovered through a lot of experimentation that you don’t need … Continue reading

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