Thermapen Mk4

Essentials: Thermapen MK4

Essentials: Thermapen MK4 The Essentials I wrote an article recently about 4 pieces of equipment I felt are necessary when you BBQ. One of those is an instant-read thermometer and I don’t think you will find one much better than the Thermapen. I own the MK4 version and this review is on that particular model. You can…

BBQ Rotisserie Counter Balance

BBQ Rotisserie Counter Balance

BBQ Rotisserie Counter Balance What is the BBQ Rotisserie Counter Balance I absolutely love my Weber Rotisserie. It is one of the best BBQ accessories I own and it helps produce some fantastic food. It doesn’t come at a cheap price (basically it is the same price as a BBQ) so prolonging the life it…

UUNI 3 Pizza Oven

UUNI 3 Pizza Oven

UUNI 3 Pizza Oven I got bought the UUNI 3 as a present last September. I came across them as lots of the BBQ community owned either the UUNI 3 or previous models. The pizza’s they were churning out on them looked absolutely fantastic, so this sneaked onto my birthday list. Since opening the box,…

Padamo Quick Booster

Padamo Quick Booster

Padamo Quick Booster What is the Padamo Quick Booster The Padamo Quick Booster is a BBQ accessory that works in conjunction with your chimney starter. It is designed to help light your briquettes and charcoal quickly by blowing air up the chimney starter which significantly accelerates the time it will take to light your briquettes…

Weber Premium Gloves

Essentials: Weber Premium Gloves

Essentials: Weber Premium Gloves There are a few different providers of specialist BBQ heat-resistant gloves. To date I have only owned the Weber Premium Gloves but I have recently purchased the Dragon Knuckle gloves – a review of these can be read here. The Weber Premium Gloves are designed to protect your hands from a…

Dragon Knuckle Glove

Dragon Knuckle Gloves

Dragon Knuckle Gloves Gloves are Essential A pair of heat resistant BBQ gloves are essential when using the BBQ, especially if you are lighting using the Chimney Starter. I have previously used the Weber Premium Gloves but after my last pair started to wear through, I decided to try the Dragon Knuckle gloves. If you…

Weber Go Anywhere BBQ

Weber Go Anywhere Charcoal BBQ

Weber Go Anywhere Charcoal BBQ Portable BBQ versus Disposable BBQ One thing I love about BBQ is that you can cook great food in some stunning locations. Throughout the years I have often used the disposable BBQ’s. They do a job but there is no comparison with purpose-built portable BBQ’s. There are numerous different BBQ’s…

Weber Chimney Starter

Essentials: Chimney Starter

Essentials: Chimney Starter A few years ago, I bought an Outback Combi Gas & Charcoal BBQ. Basically, you have one side that is gas and one side that is charcoal. I have always preferred charcoal BBQ’s and the reason I went for this dual option was that I love cooking mid-week after work, but if just…

Souvlaki on Russian Skewers

Russian Skewers

Russian Skewers A problem cured I really enjoy a good kebab cooked on the grill. Whether it is skewered meat, fish or veg the charred taste from cooking on a BBQ is amazing. However, cooking with normal skewers has the food sitting directly on the grate. It often sticks and when you try to rotate…