Pork Butt

Event Cooking

Event Cooking Growing Numbers Over the past few years, I have been used to cooking for family and friends, which means I am typically cooking for 5 to 10 people. At the end of May, I cooked for 24 people which included 12 adults and 12 children. The menu consisted of pulled pork cooked overnight…

Uncooked Steak

Missing the Essentials

Missing the Essentials Traveling without my Essentials I have recently been away on holiday abroad, staying in a villa. I always try to get a place with a BBQ as I do enjoy cooking whilst away, not every night but a few cooks through the week. What struck me this time when cooking is how much…

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…