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Pizza With Pizzazz

It’s getting too hot to have the oven fight with the air conditioner. Now is a good time to crank up the grill and expand your repertoire beyond burgers and brats. Grilling pizza doesn’t take much effort or prior planning; in most cases you…

The Taste Of Ireland

Corned beef actually has nothing to do with corn. The English once used the word “corn” to describe anything that was small, hard and granular, in this case the size of the salt grains used to dry-cure corned beef. Although most corned beef…

Wake Up!

People drink coffee all the time, but most don’t really know what it is or how it is made. Most think it’s just roasted beans that have been ground and have hot water poured through them. While that a simple explanation, there is so much…

Inside BBQ Judging

I was lucky enough to land a spot competing with a good friend last month in the Roots ‘N Blues ‘N BBQ competition. Many fans of barbecue may think the competition sounds intriguing — until you’ve participated in the competition. If you…