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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…

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…

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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…

Weber Briquettes

Weber Briquettes

Weber Briquettes Briquettes are a great way to get a grill ready for cooking quickly whilst providing a really consistent heat source. 2016 was the first year that I used Weber Briquettes. I first came across them after attending the Weber Grilling Academy in April 2016. I was considering ordering some online and then as if…

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Weber Academy Essentials BBQ Course

Weber Academy Essentials BBQ Course About Weber Grill Academy Weber has a BBQ Grill Academy (Weber Academy) in the UK, that offers a variety of courses throughout the year, in various locations around the country. Their range of courses include: Barbecue Classics Weber Essentials Seafood Essentials American Barbecue The Art of Charcoal Grilling Winter Warmers Typically, they are…