Korean Chicken Wings

BBQ Vortex Korean Chicken Wings

Day 10 and we head for South East Asia Day 10 of 2018 World Cup we switch continents and head over to South East Asia, specifically South Korea to cook Korean Chicken Wings. I used a recipe for Korean Chicken Wings that called for them to be deep fried, but instead, I used the BBQ Vortex. The Cook I marinaded…

Cooked Chicken Al Kabsa

BBQ Chicken Al Kabsa

Kicking off with Chicken Al Kabsa So the 2018 World Cup kicked off in Russia today, with a fantastic result for the hosts. It also meant the start of the World Cup of BBQ where I aim to cook one dish using the BBQ, from one of the countries playing that day. They were decided on Twitter…

Pork Crackling Close Up

BBQ Vortex Pork Crackling

I was in two minds whether to write this ‘recipe’ for Pork Crackling up or not. However, I got an amazing cook using the BBQ Vortex and will be something that now gets cooked regularly. The vortex basically cooks indirectly but at a high heat so the skin got really nice and crispy. Every time…

Cooking Chicken Thigh

Glazed BBQ Vortex Chicken Thighs

I have become a real fan of cooking chicken with the BBQ Vortex. Typically, chicken thighs or chicken wings will take around 45 minutes to cook. I actually think you could probably reduce the cooking time slightly to 35-40 minutes which is what I will try next time. Using the vortex always delivers a crispy…

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…

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Don Marco Rubs from Mac’s BBQ

Don Marco Rubs from Mac’s BBQ Who is “Don” Marco Greulich and Mac’s BBQ “Don” Marco Greulich, is a World BBQ Champion and one of Europe’s most successful barbequers, with more than 40 titles, who has created a series of rubs that can be used with a variety of meats whether is is on the…

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…

BBQ Chicken Wings

BBQ Chicken Wings using the Vortex

This recipe consists of mixing together a bottle of Frankie’s Red Hot sauce and Ranch Dressing. I generally use the Frankie’s Red Hot sauce but have tried different sauces, other that the ranch dressing, to provide a slightly different taste. So far I have mixed in a Blue Cheese variant and for my last batch…