Cooked Beef Kebab

Brazilian Beef Kebabs

Quarter Finals and the 3rd Cook from Brazil The first quarter-final day of the 2018 World Cup sees the World Cup of BBQ move back to Brazil for the 3rd time, to cook Brazilian Beef Kebabs. I was debating between a spatchcock chick and these beef kebabs. There was only going to be one winner, as I totally love…

Plated Paella

Paella

Last 16 – Day 2 and the 1st Cook from Spain The second day of knockout games of the 2018 World Cup sees the World Cup of BBQ move to Spain, to cook Paella on the BBQ. I know Paella is a predictable choice for Spain. However, I have never cooked Paella, so this BBQ cook was the first time I…

Cooked Arroz Atollado

BBQ Arroz Atollado

Day 15: The last cook of the Group Stages Day 15, is the last day of the group games in the 2018 World Cup.  For the World Cup of BBQ, we return to South America, specifically Colombia, to cook Arroz Atollado. Arroz Atollado is a Colombian cuisine dish from Cali, Colombia and the surrounding area. It is…

Cooked Bulgogi

BBQ Bulgogi

Day 14 and back to South Korea Day 14, the penultimate day of the group games in the 2018 World Cup.  For the World Cup of BBQ, we return to South Korea, to cook Bulgogi. This is the second dish cooked from South Korea, after cooking chicken wings earlier in the tournament. Bulgogi, translates into “fire meat”, and is…

Plated Cevapi

BBQ Cevapi with ajvar

Day 13 and a Visit to Europe Day 13 of 2018 World Cup and for the World Cup of BBQ, we make a rare trip to Europe, specifically the Balkan region to cook Cevapi with ajvar from Croatia. Cevapi is a grilled dish of minced meat, a type of skinless sausage, found traditionally in the countries of southeastern…

Open Chivito Sandwich

Chivito

Day 12 and a Stunning Sandwich Day 12 of 2018 World Cup and for the World Cup of BBQ, we return to South America, to cook Chivito from Uruguay. According to legend, a great chef in Punta del Este, Uruguay, Antonio Carbonada, had an Argentine lady as a regular customer. One day she asked for her favorite sandwich…

Tsukune

BBQ Tsukune

Day 11 and we are off to the Land of the Rising Sun Day 11 of 2018 World Cup we stay in the east and take a quick hop over to Japan to cook Tsukune. Tsukune is basically a pork meatball, although they are also often made with chicken. They can be grilled or add to soups. Yakatori restaurants…