BBQ

Smoked Shrimp and Pesto Linguine

Smoked Shrimp asparagus and Pesto Linguini

Pesto linguine is one of my favourite pasta dishes. This is one of those super quick meals to make and I tend to prepare them during the week when I do not have lots of time. Cook the pasta, sauté the vegetables and stir them in some pesto – that’s it! I usually toss some cubes of cooked chicken breast …

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How to Smoke Shrimp

How to Smoke Shrimp in an Electric Smoker

Smoked shrimp – oh yeah! I had a smoker for a while before I ever smoked shrimp and that was my mistake. I had done ribs, chicken and salmon many times prior to smoking a tray of shrimp. But once I did smoke my first batch of shrimp, I have done it so many more times. This is a delicious …

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Seafood Stuffed Smoked Portobello Mushrooms

Smoked Seafood Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms crab shrimp scallops

Portobello mushrooms are one of those versatile vegetables that allow you to use them in many unique ways. Rich in flavour and meaty in texture, portobellos are easily one of my favourite mushrooms. I have used them in a number of past recipes as you can see here. Portobello and Indian Eggplant Sliders with Spicy Avocado Ranch Dressing Cheesy Portobello …

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Greek Souvlaki Marinade for Lamb, Pork and Chicken

Greek Souvlaki marinade and how to grill

Greek souvlaki is one of those meals I could easily eat every week without ever complaining. It does not matter if it is lamb, chicken or pork souvlaki either, I will eat it all! There is an awesome Greek restaurant near our house that makes the most amazing lamb souvlaki. I often get a craving for it and we need …

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Smoked Turkey Wings

Smoking turkey wings is easily my favourite way to cook and prepare turkey wings. How to smoke the wings could not be easier. I just give them a coating with a nice rub and throw them in the smoker until browned and the skin has rendered. The wings of a turkey are quite similar to chicken wings but they are …

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How to Make Sausage

How to make sausage recipe

Summer is here and that means it is grilling season. One of the most popular things to grill is sausage, including the many kinds like Italian, merguez, chorizo, bratwurst and more! While local supermarkets regularly stock fresh sausages, it is also possible to make sausage right at home. Sausage making is not as hard as some might think and a …

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Smoked Turkey Legs with Jerk Seasoning

Smoked turkey leg drumsticks is one of the few smoked meats I would purchase for years prior to actually owning a smoker. Local grocery stores would sell smoked turkey drumsticks or thighs and they are amazing for making soup. In fact, I have a recipe on my site for soup using smoked turkey leg – Crockpot Smoked Turkey Lentil Soup I have …

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Smoked Salsa Fatty

Smoked meatloaf is one of my most popular dishes and one that my family request possibly more than anything else I BBQ. While I enjoy a standard smoked meatloaf, I also love mixing it up and adding some variety to the meatloaf. This is my basic recipe for smoked meatloaf. Smoked Meatloaf While a smoked meatloaf is great, I absolutely …

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Smoked Pizza Bombs

Smoked Meatballs pizza style with pepperoni green olives and mozzarella

Over the years, I have discovered that one of my favourite things to smoke is a meatball. Ground meat lends itself very well to the smoker. Sure a meatball is not as exciting to BBQ as pork butt, brisket or ribs. But, smoked meatballs are super tasty and do take a fraction of the time in the smoker compared to …

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Jerk Smoked Tilapia Pineapple Pilaf

Jerk Smoked Tilapia with Pineapple Pilaf FI

I love smoking fish and tilapia is one of the kinds that I have been smoking quite a bit lately. It has a mild flavour that works great when smoking. Usually, I prepare it and have separate side dishes to go along with the fish, but today I wanted to try something different. I love rice pilaf as it is …

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