Introducing the new meat rub, Hardcore Carnivore™: Black. This jet black colored, charcoal based seasoning rub will totally transform your meats.
Looking for the perfect Cinco De Mayo party snacks? Harness the flavor of beefy, cheesy (somewhat trashy) Tex Mex with these mini taco bites.
Kosher salt is an ingredient in most barbecue and general cooking recipes. But what exactly is it, and why is it important to know the difference?
Rich and comforting, this simple Venison Bolognese recipe is great over any type of pasta you choose.
The perfect pork rub will enhance, not mask, the meat with a perfect balance of sweet, spicy, salty & zesty.
Brand new t-shirts for Hardcore Carnivores
Not all Wagyu is the stuff high dollar price tags are made of. Here's everything you need to know about Wagyu beef.
If you are a bread pudding fan, you're going to love this indulgent version made with croissants, bacon and a splash of bourbon for the heck of it.
These golden onion rings are impossibly light but deliciously crunchy and perfectly paired with tangy Buffalo Ranch dipping sauce.
Good news, bourbon & fig paste is the new utility player in your culinary arsenal. Here's how to make it...
It's lean, delicate and most importantly, delicious. Follow this easy recipe for venison backstrap with blackberry sauce.
This spectacular pork roast will be the crowning glory of a beautiful meal for guests.
Sweet, fragrant and tangy, these quick pickled red onions are easy to make and make a great topping for tacos, or side for BBQ.
My complete list of books about barbecue, grilling, meat and general cookery, split into easy to follow sections.
This method for dry brining steak, paired with reverse sear cooking, will result in the best tasting steaks you've ever cooked at home.
There are few single ingredients that are so universally adored as bacon. And the only thing better than bacon is homemade bacon. Curing your own...
It takes one simple piece of equipment with one switch to create awesome jerky at home.
Flaky pastry encases a beer-kissed filling of pork & sage, what's not to like about this recipe for sausage rolls?
This dish is delicious for dinner, but even better for brunch. BYO mimosa...
Looking to satisfy your carnivorous cravings? This list of Austin restaurants has you covered.
This recipe for Cajun rice & gravy spans back over three Southern Louisiana generations, but happens to make for an excellent sandwich, too.
Upon first glance, these flowers look like real varigated roses, but you gotta look at little closer...
A step-by-step guide on making the key foundation of many Creole & Cajun dishes
Let us celebrate the glory of the tater tot with the addition of Texas brisket & melty cheese!
You've got the big screen... You've got the beer... Now make sure your snack game is tight with these great recipes.
These epic bite-sized appetizers just threw down the gauntlet for all other snacks to step up their game.
It's the ultimate test for any carnivore - do you have the guts to actually kill your own meat? Here's the story of my first hunting encounter.
They start out sweet, then bring the heat...
Melt in your mouth tender when braised, pork belly isn't just reserved for makin' bacon...
For some of us, eating pork isn't always a delicious experience. Learn exactly what is responsible for that funky barnyard smell...
If you're a fan of the brown spirits, you are going to love this cocktail made with barrel-aged gin.
Hearty and rich, braised beef cheeks make for a perfect winter meal. Check out this beer-braised recipe served with some Southern staples.
Flaky and buttery, the perfect biscuit will lend itself to both sweet and savory applications.
A round up of all y'alls favorite recipes, posts and articles of 2015!
Ever made 172 tamale in a day? Join a traditional Tamalada and see exactly what goes into making these delicious parcels of corn dough and meat.
It takes just three ingredients to make these crunchy-outside, fluffy-inside, best-ever roast potatoes...
Whether you like chewy chocolate chip cookies, ones with added bacon or a mega-fluffy Smores upgrade, this one recipe will do it all.
This fancy French classic is affordably attainable at home - you just need to know what to look for at the grocery store.
Whether you make it with lamb, beef or both, the combo of rich gravy meat & fluffy mashed potatoes makes this recipe an instant cold weather winner.
Stop stressing out about the perfect gift for carnivores and barbecue fanatics - I've got you covered with these awesome gifts for meat heads.
You probably already have some in your pantry, and this one easy addition makes for some seriously good deviled eggs.
Turn your Thanksgiving leftovers into these easy Turkey pockets.
Gooey melted cheese dip perfect for parties, tailgating or eating alone in a fit of cheese feelings.
Lance Kirkpatrick of Stiles Switch shows me just how hard it is to be a pit boss for a living, and reveals a few secrets along the way.
Celebrate your carnivorous tendencies and show the world you're a proud meat eater with these tees!
A look at the Texas Monthly Barbecue Festival from Austin
Who says you can't have bacon for dessert? Check out this recipe for true "meat candy".
The ultimate irresistible dessert.
Timber talk: know your cherry from your oak
Discover the best cut to use for pulled pork
This is the Rare Steaks series, exploring the lesser known beef cuts - because there’s more to a steer than a rib eye and a tenderloin.
You haven't lived until you've tried mesquite-smoked prime rib.
Game day snacks just went next level....
From wet to dry, here's everything you need to know about aging beef.
Made extra easy with a very clever kitchen hack...
Smokey, rich and earthy, this rub is a perfect complement to beef.
Previously found only in Californian butchers, this triangular muscle of goodness is making a national comeback.
And a very unexpected creamy ingredient...
Do you know your offset from your pellet grill?
Deciphering the fancy cuts at your butcher shop.
Bust out your skillet and prepare to loosen your belt.
An epic BBQ event for the discerning meat enthusiast.
Join me for a meat-themed road trip to Abilene and the legendary Perini Ranch
The ultimate in breakfast leftover recipes - smoked brisket gravy over fresh biscuits
This Argentinian condiment is quick, easy and is the perfect fresh compliment to rich, beefy steaks.
In the piney woods of East Texas, great barbecue awaits.
Don't throw out that left over pickle juice, it's the perfect meat brine!
Good on waffles, steak or straight from the spoon...
because there's more to a steer than a rib eye and a tenderloin...
Because all your other salty snacks are now invalid.
Peach paper is the ultimate BBQ accessory right now and no, it's not made from peaches...
A concoction of Garrison Brothers bourbon, white peaches and pink peppercorns.
Turns out the best summer camp is actually for adults.
Here's why the flat iron is the perfect cut of beef for a steak sandwich.
These venison, poblano and bacon wraps are the perfect tailgating recipe, because you can pre-wrap all of them and grill up a bunch at once.
Do you know your Baby Backs from your St Louis?
Welcome to Scott, the town dedicated to boudin and fried pork morsels known as cracklins...
Just when you thought cheese couldn't get any better... it got fried.
Let's be real, this is some of the best barbecue you'll ever have.
If it's good enough for the President, it's good enough for me.
Dinner service, brisket cupcakes and addictive corn casserole.
Shiner beer cheese and broccoli soup in a bread bowl. Need I say more?
They call it craft meats, we can just call it barbecue.
It's like we're mates already, but here's a little vid to get to know me.
Short stack or high tower? Identify your preference!
Sometimes it's the quiet guys you gotta watch our for...
A few awesome items that you might like to gift yourself with, too!
Quite literally, build your own. They hand over the bun and patty, you do all the rest.
Sometimes it pays to get out of the city - especially when you get to eat barbecue at Opie's.
Everything you ever need to know about eating BBQ in Austin - the superstars, the hidden gems, and the old classics.
Because not all 'cue is created equal.
Join me and a hanging beef carcass to find out where exactly brisket comes from, and how it's cut.
As featured in Dazed & Confused, this iconic local burger joint is a perfectly preserved time warp.
Wood-fired grilled oysters and damn good chicken.
There's no one item at La Barbecue you must order, because you have to try it all.
Picnic style fried chicken? A meal that surely even Willie and Waylon would approve.
Linen tablecloths and burgers go hand in hand at this elegant casual eatery in New Orleans.
Got a craving for grilled cheese? Burro will take your sandwich to the next level.
One of the most popular (and filling!) breakfast spots in New Orleans.
The one where I tell you to steer clear of the barbecue, but go for the fried yardbird instead.