BBQ Chicken Kebab

Non Essential Accessories

Non Essential Accessories The Essentials and Non-essentials I wrote an article recently about 4 pieces of equipment I felt are necessary when you BBQ. However, what I have found is loving BBQ is proving to be an expensive pastime. There are LOTS of non-essential BBQ accessories which are definitely not required to produce great food but can…

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…

Lit Chimney Starter

BBQ Equipment Essentials

BBQ Equipment Essentials The Essentials I get so much enjoyment out of cooking outdoors, especially on the BBQ. I think it is one of the simplest and easiest ways to cook, and doesn’t need to cost a fortune. However, to do it properly and make life easy for yourself there is some key equipment you should…

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…

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…

BBQ Vortex and Chicken Wings

BBQ Fuel Dome (Vortex)

BBQ Fuel Dome (Vortex) Overview The BBQ Fuel Dome (Vortex) is a BBQ accessory that claims to enable you to cook on your BBQ in a variety of different ways: Indirect: low and slow cooking Indirect-Direct: High Heat Indirect Cooking Direct: High Heat Searing Infrared: Radiant Heat The BBQ Fuel Dome is primarily designed for…