A Blast From the Past: Beer Can Turkey

     I feel bad that this year I won’t be helping out for Thanksgiving at all. I’ll be stuck at work (Don’t worry, I’ll get to my parents’ house in plenty of time for turkey and dressing and football.)  The last few years I’ve been in charge of frying the turkeys, yes, plural turkeys, not… Continue reading A Blast From the Past: Beer Can Turkey

Shrimp On The Barbie!

     Friday, I asked Stacie what she wanted for dinner that night. She suggested shrimp, since she was in the mood for something healthy and something that wouldn’t take too long to prepare and grill as we had a lot of packing and cleaning to do so we will be ready for our move. On the way home from work, I… Continue reading Shrimp On The Barbie!

Swamp Balls (aka Sausage Cheese Balls)

     A few people have asked for the recipe for the sausage cheese balls that I made at the Plano Outlaw Eggfest two weekends ago, so I feel obliged to put it up here. It’s not a very complicated recipe, and you can find it all over the net in many different variations, but this… Continue reading Swamp Balls (aka Sausage Cheese Balls)

How to Roll a Fattie

     A few people have asked me for some more information on how I made the fatties at the Plano Outlaw Eggfest, so that’s what I am going to attempt to do here. I am not taking credit for inventing this, I’m not sure who did, but it has been floating around the BBQ Forums… Continue reading How to Roll a Fattie

A Review of Big Al’s Texas Rubs

      Stacie and I had the pleasure of meeting Big Al this past weekend at the Plano Outlaw Eggfest. Although he claimed he did not own a Big Green Egg, he and his wife were cooking up a storm and putting out some pretty tasty food. Big Al is a quite a character, a very… Continue reading A Review of Big Al’s Texas Rubs

Plano Outlaw Eggfest 2011

    As some of you know, this weekend Stacie and I had a wonderful opportunity to participate and cook at the Plano Outlaw Eggfest. For those of you who don’t know, an Eggfest is an event where Eggheads get to showcase their talents and creativity. It is not a competition and you won’t normally see… Continue reading Plano Outlaw Eggfest 2011