Smoked Homemade Spaghetti Sauce | Girls Can Grill

Last updated November 18, 2020 If you want a truly robust homemade spaghetti sauce, try adding smoked fresh tomatoes. This recipe makes 8 cups – enough for two full meals. Disclosure Cuisinart compensated me for this review. Opinions are my own. Everyone needs a good homemade spaghetti sauce recipe in their kitchen arsenal. It’s one of […]

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Smoked Homemade Lunch Meat | Girls Can Grill

I’m a sucker for a good Dagwood-style sandwich, especially one that’s piled high with thinly sliced smoked homemade lunch meat. Disclosure Cuisinart compensated me for this review. Opinions are my own. Sure you can grab a pound of meat from the deli counter, but you’ll notice those deli counter lunch meats are often shaped into […]

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How to Smoke Baby Back Ribs

Smoking a great rack of baby back ribs comes down mastering this basic method and learning pitmaster tricks to cooking with your senses. This post breaks it all down. Y’all know I’m usually preparing ribs for BBQ competitions. That technique is different than this method. For comps, there is a lot of special trimming involved. […]

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Bacon Apple Fritters | Girls Can Grill

These velvety, crispy Bacon Apple Fritters are sinfully covered with Bacon Glaze (with or without bourbon).  (Photo by The Wilderness Collective) Apple fritters have long been my favorite doughnuts. Whenever I grab a box of a dozen glazed doughnuts for work, I always ask them to bag a fritter on the side just for me. […]

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How to Design an Outdoor Kitchen with BBQ Guys

Last updated February 12, 2021 I spend a whole lot of time cooking outdoors, so I decided to build and design an outdoor kitchen with help from BBQGuys.com. Disclosure BBQGuys.com and Aspire by Hestan compensated me for this review. Opinions are my own. Where to start when designing an outdoor kitchen Step 1 – Decide […]

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How to Build an Outdoor Kitchen with BBQ Guys

Last updated February 12, 2021 Build an outdoor kitchen with these step-by-step installation instructions with video, photos and pro tips I learned from BBQGuys.com.  Disclosure BBQGuys.com compensated me for this review. Opinions are my own. If you haven’t purchased your outdoor kitchen frame kit and accessories yet, you should definitely hop over and read my […]

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Grilled Lobster Thermidor | Girls Can Grill

This recipe for Lobster Thermidor is my interpretation of the French classic with a creamy gruyere cheese sauce. Disclosure Aspire by Hestan compensated me for this recipe. There are some haters out there who insist that seafood and cheese don’t mix, but come on…lobster mac and cheese is so a thing and sorry to break […]

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Grilled Tuna Melt Sandwich with Cornichon Caper Aioli

This is a grown-up version of a grilled tuna melt sandwich with a cornichon caper aioli that will knock your socks off.  Disclosure Aspire by Hestan compensated me for this recipe. Growing up, I loved tuna fish sandwiches. My recipe was pretty simple – just a can of tuna, some mayo and pickle relish. As […]

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Grilled Filet Mignon with Peppercorn Sauce

Grilled filet mignon with peppercorn sauce (AKA steak au poivre) is one of the most luxurious meals you can prepare in less than 30 minutes.  Disclosure Aspire by Hestan compensated me for this recipe. Filet mignon is such a beautiful cut of meat. Because of where this muscle lies on the cow, just under the […]

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