Ultimate Steak Sandwich

Ultimate Steak Sandwich

Grilled Steak Seared steak tastes delicious because of the Maillard reaction. This reaction occurs at high temperatures ~150°C and results in browning and the formation of new flavour molecules. This recipe uses skirt steak sliced ultra-thin and seared over high heat, more brown equals more flavour. It combines juicy steak with beautiful umami savoury flavours…

Thai Green Mussels

Thai Green Mussels

Mussels on the BBQ I have cooked mussels on the BBQ lots of times but this recipe uses a new set of ingredients. I did a fish order from The Cornish Fishmonger and as part of the box, we got these lovely Cornish mussels included. Mussels are a firm favourite of mine especially for lunch…

Cooked Kleftiko

Smoked Greek Kleftiko

Another Greek Dish For those of you that visit this site and follow me through social media, you will know I am a real fan of greek food. Fall-apart lamb Kleftiko is no exception, so this seemed like a great dish to slow-cook on the smoker. Preparation and the Cook The night before you want…

Review: Char-Broil Kettleman BBQ

Review: Char-Broil Kettleman BBQ   Introduction Char-Broil is a US company, who have been manufacturing BBQs since 1948. Like a lot of manufacturing these days, the grills are made in China.  Weber seems to have a dominance in the UK market when it comes to kettle BBQs. I own 2 Weber GBS BBQ’s and they…

Audew Vacuum Sealer

Audew Vacuum Sealer

Audew Vacuum Sealer Vacuum Sealers have become an Essential I have owned various Vacuum Sealer’s over the years and bought a new one back in January. I used them fairly often but since the lockdown, it has become essential in our household. Like many people, we became a little worried about getting hold of food,…

ALDI Kamado

Guest Article: ALDI Kamado Review

Guest Article: ALDI Kamado Review Introduction I have been following Ted on Twitter for sometime now and his account is definitely worth a follow. He is regularly cracking out great BBQ cooks every week and always shares what went well, and on the rare occasion it happens, what went less well. He produces a wide…