Rendering your own fat at home is a great way to get the most from your meat purchases, and make your favorite dishes even more delicious.
Rendering your own fat at home is a great way to get the most from your meat purchases, and make your favorite dishes even more delicious.
Grill up a double batch of these tasty and tailgate friendly appetizers, stuffed with all the cheese and bacon you can handle.
Simultaneously tender and crispy, these sumptuous hunks of ribeye steak are fried in lard until they turn a deep golden color of "EAT ME!".
Lamb ribs are one of the most incredibly flavorful cuts on the animal - fatty and rich enough to smoke to perfection in 3 hours.
Cooking avocado makes the flavor even butterier! Stuff 'em with cheese, wrap 'em in breakfast sausage to create these decadent smoked avocado bombs.
Smokey, charred pineapple glazes the top of these vividly red ribs, smoked to perfection. It's Al Pastor, but not as you know it.
Delicate, tender veal is seared to perfection and stuffed with a tasty umami-bomb combo of mushrooms, thyme and blue cheese.
Blending finely chopped mushrooms into the ground meat boosts the savory flavors and juiciness of these little balls of grilled goodness.
Whether you call it stuffed meatloaf or fatty, you're going to love this version which is stuffed with cheese, artichoke and spinach.
America! Freedom! Charcoal Grilled Burgers! Celebrate Fourth of July with these patriotic Red, White & Blue cheese burgers.
Packed with smokey sweet flavor and caramelized over charcoal, these Brown Sugar Bourbon pork skewers grill up in under 10 minutes.
Smoky, fatty, beefy and incredibly rich, these smoked bbq beef ribs are given an amazing crust thanks to their high contrast Black seasoning.
Lamb rack is a quick way to grill hot and fast with a big flavor result. Pair with this charred lime & mint salsa for a fresh and bright finish.
Rich and complex dried chili flavors team up with zesty lime for these delicious grilled chili lime wings made with Hardcore Carnivore Meatchelada.
Juicy and perfectly pink, this smoked lamb leg takes an overnight marinade before being immersed in a smoke bath.
Creamy on the inside, bubbly brown on top- these pimento cheese stuffed grilled jalapeno peppers (poppers!?) come together with only FOUR ingredients!
A little tropical, a little sweet. Paired with rice, this braised mango pork makes for a hearty and inexpensive meal.
A fragrant mouth-tingling Sichuan pepper dry rub is a punchy pairing to medium rare grilled wagyu short rib.
Take the best bits of a loaded baked potato and throw it together to make an easy, cheesy, bacon-y potato soup. This one-pot meal is comfort in a bowl
A beer cheese dip that stays impossibly gooey for perfect dipping satisfaction every time. All thanks to one special ingredient.
Delicate medallions of petite tender are cooked to a perfect medium rare, and complimented with lashings of creamy roasted garlic aioli.
These cheesy squash bowls are a great self-contained side dish. A generous amount of cream and gooey melted cheese makes them extra luscious.
Put that ground venison to more creative use with these fluffy, buttery, savory venison kolaches.
When a whole turkey is just too much, try the breast instead. Try this recipe for Cranberry-Glazed Smoked Turkey Breast.
Adventurous carnivores won't just settle for regular 'ol turkey this holiday season, so why not try this incredible charcoal roasted goose recipe?
These tasty little morsels of crispy fried quail get a hit of fragrant Chinese spice and Sichuan peppercorn for a can't-stop-at-one treat.
Fragrant five spice mingles with freshly toasted lip-tingling Sichuan peppercorns to create this exotic rub, perfect for beef, pork, duck and...
If you're ever in Palestine, TX, head to Oxbow Bakery for their phenomenal pie. But just in case you're not, here's the recipe!
You don't make friends with lettuce cups... unless they are filled with meat. Try these Korean-inspired marinated flank steak bites.
A soy based marinade lends a salty punch with a hint of sweetness. Paired with crispy rice, this Asian Marinated Grilled Skirt Steak is hard to beat.
Creamy, tangy and tender, these mayo marinated grilled chicken breasts will have you stocking up on this beloved condiment.
Luscious, tart and herby, Green Goddess dressing makes for a great pairing with grilled meats.
Smothered in a tangy lime crema and crumbles of salty cotija cheese, these grilled Elotes should be the go to side dish of your grilled meats.
Fragrant spices mingle with spicy cayenne to create these Caribbean-inspired wood grilled jerk chicken thighs.
Picanha. Top Sirloin. Rump Cap. It's a cut known by many names. Call it whatever you like, just make sure you're eating it!
Get grilling with this easy flame-kissed appetizer. Grilled Nectarine & Prosciutto Crostini with blue cheese, honey and fresh basil leaves.
A simple basic brine combined with tangy apricot and smokey grill flavors makes for some seriously tender and juicy glazed grilled pork chops.
The classic rub of the Caribbean, Jerk seasoning is fragrant with spices like allspice, ginger with a fiery kick of cayenne.
A thick, generous slab of boneless rib meat, glazed with Stubb's original sauce, topped with a bright and fresh slaw, atop a soft white bun.
Hold the mayo! This crisp and fresh take on traditional slaw is a perfect pairing for pork.
The humble pork chop receives a double upgrade of flavor and texture with this crunchy spiced pecan crust.
A brilliant plan to unite the awesomeness of a cheeseburger with a satisfying breakfast sandwich results in the Cheeseburger Breakfast Muffin, or...
Double patties piled high, topped with a mess of green chile & queso on a Potato Roll. Get your mouth ready to experience the glory.
One dish is all it takes to create this spice-rubbed sheet pan chicken dinner. Easy to make, even easier to clean up, with delicious results.
Venison chunks are given the braising treatment for several hours to intensify flavor, then pan seared until the edges turn crisp.
The secret to this juicy dry-rub smoked chicken? A citrus & soy based brine that lends another level of flavor.
Juicy pieces of beefy steak in a honey bourbon glaze will have you reaching for more than just one bite. Get the recipe here.
Cool, creamy waves of dip punctuated by slow-smoked jalapeno for just the right amount of heat. Be prepared to make a double batch!
Juicy chicken thighs with a layer of golden crispy skin with a sauce made from Guajillo chilis with fresh orange and tequila.
Inspired by the bubbling hot skillets of melted cheese, these smoked Queso Fundido meatballs have molten green chile and cheese centres.
Beef short rib is braised until deliciously tender, then mingled with tomato, wine and herbs to create this incredible sauce. Try this recipe for...
Made from the same cut as bacon, these porcine cubes are smoked low'n'slow until they turn into BBQ Pork Belly Burnt Ends. Just follow this recipe!
Zesty and tangy with just the right amount of heat, these citrus spiked chile wings get a char grilled boost of flavor.
These extra crispy spicy Korean fried chicken wings will put any other wings to shame- holding perfect crunch even with a coating of hot & tangy sauce
A hybrid of a BBQ sammich and a Sloppy Joe, these sweet and tangy beer-braised shredded beef sandwiches are a safe-bet crowd pleaser.
Made famous by the Jewish delis of New York, learn how to make smoked brisket pastrami with this home-friendly method.
Smoked Cream Corn shines a spotlight onto a beloved BBQ side dish, transforming it to a main event.
Seeking out a Texan classic that's a real winter warmer? Look no further than this Lone Star Beef Chili recipe (and no beans allowed!).
A twist on the traditional breaded and fried version, these eggs are soft boiled then wrapped in sausage and smoked to perfection.
Coated and seared with Hardcore Carnivore Black rub, this venison back strap with ricotta dumplings is a simple but delicious wintertime meal.
Treat yourself AND keep some extra cash in your wallet by replacing your Prime Rib with a Smoked Strip Loin. This recipe is sponsored by Snake...
Apple cider pork tenderloin is a great quick cook on the smoker - brining first keeps the meat moist during it's smoke bath.
These smoked wings are a tasty treat you can enjoy two ways - dry rubbed or finished with a generous coating of barbecue sauce.
The crowning glory of any Texas BBQ platter is a beef rib big enough to make a Flintstone jealous. Here's how to smoke BBQ beef ribs, Texas style.
Paired with a healthy serving of bacon and fire roasted chile jam, these savory cheddar & corn pancakes are delicious for breakfast, brunch or dinner.
Rippled with charred flakes, this fire roasted green chile jam is brimming with sweet heat. And you're going to want to put it on everything.
Laced with chili and sour tamarind, this mash up of a thai and southern classic is decidedly different. Try this Thai deviled eggs recipe.
The king of all steaks is the ribeye cap, or spinalis dorsi. Paired with simple but luxury ingredients, it's truly a meal fit for a king.
The humble 'tater salad is given a smoky texture boost by charring the potatoes on the grill and adding some bright, fresh flavors.
Create serious table side drama with the ultimate steak platter. A steak platter is the perfect way to serve and present shareable steaks with style.
Enhance the briny sea flavors of fresh oysters with a few hot minutes on a grill and a punch of salty umami butter.
The secret to these smoky barbecued beef balls is the melty queso-stuffed interior.
With only a handful of ingredients, this delicious smoked onion dip manages to be bright, tangy smokey and sweet all at once.
Imagine all the savory flavors of a smoked bloody mary captured in a single cube! These smoked tomato cubes turn any beer into an instant michelada!
Perfect for 4th July, this patriotic pie is one of the easiest desserts you can whip up on a grill.
The perfect combo of sweet and heat with a shimmering lacquered glaze makes these barbecued Pepper Jelly Pork Ribs irresistible.
Kinda sweet, a little savory and sorta spicy, pepper jelly is a great all round condiment to keep in the fridge.
Cooked over open coal rotisserie until the skin turns golden and crispy, this recipe for pork belly porchetta remains lusciously tender on the inside
Think you couldn't possibly love steak anymore? Wait until you try it smoked. Check out this recipe for perfectly medium rare Smoked Tri Tip.
The secret to a great Philly Cheesesteak is choosing the right cut, and the perfect ratio of tender and crispy bits.
A recipe for savory venison strudel stuffed with a spiced cranberry relish, wrapped in layers of flaky phyllo pastry.
A hybrid between a traditional Romesco (made with almonds) and a Mexican Mole Pipian, this bright green sauce is a great accompaniment for steaks.
A beef patty smothered in American cheese, nestled atop Texas toast and topped with onion & jalapeno. Try this recipe for grilled patty melt sliders.
A tangy marinade of tomato, beer and spice turn these beef Michelada skirt steak fajitas into a delicious grilled meal.
An overnight brine bath in buttermilk and hot sauce keeps these buffalo-brine grilled chicken nuggets moist as they char over coals.
Chewy dough parcels stuffed with sauce, smokey meat and cheese. Heck yeah! Try this recipe for cheesy pulled pork pizza rolls.
A super southern one pan dessert, this smoked blackberry cobbler is spiked with bourbon and topped with a brown sugar streusel crumb.
This bright red achiote-basted pork crown roast is given the tropical treatment with a side of spicy grilled pineapple salsa.
Hunker down with this warming venison pot pie with rich red wine gravy. Make one large pie or several individual portions.
A great steak doesn't need anything but some simple sides to let it shine. Try this peach, blue cheese and spiced honey salad.
Looking for an alternative to traditional St Paddys Day menus? This vibrant and bright take on traditional beef and cabbage is a delicious twist.
Get the ultimate sear to finish your steaks by cooking directly over a chimney full of coals.
Traditional chilaquiles verdes are given a meaty boost with the addition of ground venison and a fried egg.
Koji marinaded flank steak grilled to perfection then paired with crispy, crunchy rice all drenched in salty miso butter.
Soft cured eggs yolks are easy to make, with a soft and gooey texture and intensified flavor.
Conquer your fear of the weird parts: chicken hearts are tasty little morsels that are perfect for char-grilling.
If you thought regular bacon was delicious, wait until you taste the crispy golden goodness of beef bacon.
Have your meat cake and eat it too. Try this boudin-stuffed king cake for Mardi Gras.
Enjoy these not-at-all authentic wontons, loaded with an al-pastor inspired filling of earthy chili and grilled pineapple.
Up the heat factor on these spicy Yucatán chicken wings by drizzling with a generous pour of habanero citrus sauce.
The simplicity of this Vegemite glazed lamb rack allows both the rich, gamey meat and the complexity of this iconic Aussie spread to shine.
Why have one garlic parmesan wing when you can have the whole darn garlic parmesan roast chicken?!
You'll love these jumbo pasta shells stuffed with a rich filling of cheese, spinach and ground venison
Make this habanero citrus sauce, then put it on everything. A sweet start with a fiery spicy finish, you'll quickly become addicted!
Venison shanks are flavorful and packed with rich gelatin, Twice cooked with a smoke and a braise, they may become your new favorite cut.
Smokey, sticky nuggets packed with extreme beefiness, follow this recipe to create the ultimate bbq burnt ends.
A perfectly soft-boiled egg encased in seasoned and smoked venison sausage. These venison Scotch eggs are a complete all-in-one breakfast treat.
Smoked low and slow until pull-apart tender, classic barbecue pulled pork is cheap, easy and delicious.
With just 5 ingredients and 10 minutes prep time, these Pigwheels with prosciutto & salami make for a great appetizer snack.
What's better than freshly baked soft yeast bread rolls? Ones that are stuffed with cheese and coated in butter & garlic, of course.
A hint of spice and some punchy Tex-Mex flavors make this Texas T-Bone lone star-sized in taste.
A true hunter and gatherer dish, this venison stew with barley and a variety of mushrooms is a hearty meal in a bowl.
True nose to tail eating finds a use for the bones, too. Follow this recipe to create your own rich venison stock.
Sure to keep any cowboy well fed, this delicious casserole is a hearty stew of beef and beans, finished with a golden biscuit crust.
Using a dehydrator, it's easy to make your own bright green jalapeno powder at home!
These braised drunken beef short ribs have a crispy exterior that yields to a super soft wine-braised centre.
Enjoy the glorious crispy edges and gooey centres of these bacon-laden individual mac n cheese cups.
From chicken-fried to stuffed backstraps, try these creative and delicious venison recipes at home.
Roasted then packed with a hearty filling, these stuffed squash are the perfect dinner feast for a cold night.
This Peanut Brittle Pie takes the exact flavors of the candy, but replaces the firm snap of brittle with a lusciously soft caramel and hints of salt.
If there has ever been a snack to capture the flavors of fall, this is it. Mini bacon cornbread muffins with sweet potato frosting, pecan & crackling.
Good gumbo is as dark and murky as a Southern Louisiana swamp. Learn how to perfect your roux and create this rich chicken and andouille gumbo.
Ever wondered what the most coveted cut on a steer is? Newsflash, it's not the tenderloin! Meet the tastiest beef muscle of all - the Spinalis Dorsi.
Breakfast taquitos are a natural extension for any fan of the breakfast taco, with their crispy exterior shell.
This stuffed meatball sub is a great use for ground venison, but is a stand alone winner with two epic layers of cheesy goodness.
Some folks call it loin, others call it backstrap- whatever you call it, don't cut it up into steaks! Check out this whole stuffed venison backstrap.
Learn my top 4 commandments that are essential to achieving a successful brisket cook (plus a few bonus tips).
This tangy vinegar-based sauce does something magical when added to pork. Here's how to create your own BBQ sorcery.
Pull apart one of these salty pretzel buns to reveal a stuffing of chorizo and gooey, runny mozzarella...
A silky custard pie spiked with a gentle heat, and different from anything you've had before. Try this Buttermilk & White Pepper Pie with Molasses.
Move over, baby backs, there's a new gnawingly good rib in town. Treat your tastebuds to this garlic & rosemary grilled Lamb ribs recipe.
This 'Old Fashioned' flavored jelly is not too sweet, and has hints of bitters, maraschino, zesty lemon and a good boozy kick of bourbon.
Infuse the vivid orange salmon with the scent of smouldering cedar. It's easy, fast and delicious to grill planked Sockeye salmon.
Make vegetables better by adding meat! Jazz up grilled veggie kebabs with crunchy curls of bacon.
At around $5 a pound, the bottom round roast makes for an economical (and flavorful) cut. Try it with this roast Hatch chile crust!
The Texas traditions of high school football & Frito pie are inexorably linked. Learn more about the portable chili snack that's a Lone Star favorite.
You'll love the taste of this tangy, smokey garlic sauce, and you may just find yourself starting to put it on everything!
Seasoned breakfast sausage stuffed with cheese, wrapped in bacon and then grilled til crispy? Yes, the meatsplosion dog is a real thing.
With fresh peaches and a hint of smoke, this grilled peach galette is a great way to use your grill to create dessert.
Meet the beef ribs you can smoke to perfection in just three hours.
Making your own jerky at home is easier than you think. Here's how to do it:
Charred onions with a beef patty smashed right over the top, and make it a double. You gotta try the Oklahoma Onion Burger.
These mini biscuits with bacon jam and a tiny fried egg make the perfect little breakfast bites.
Smoked pork ribs are easy to make with the right recipe. Try these sticky BBQ St Louis ribs at home - you'll probably eat a whole rack to yourself!
Pillowy balls of cornmeal studded with tart tomato pieces - these fried green tomato hush puppies are the perfect mashup of two Southern staples.
You won't believe how easy it is to make this incredible seared pork tenderloin with cherry bourbon sauce. In fact, you can be ready to serve in...
Sometimes you get an idea that's crazy, but just crazy enough to work...these peanut butter and jelly wings are exactly that.
Perfectly crispy pork belly is easier to make than you think. Here's how to get incredibly moist pork topped with golden crunchy crackling.
Spicy Gochujang-smothered pieces of filet meet fresh pickles and cool noodles for this easy summertime Korean-inspired noodle bowl.
Sounds strange, but when combined with incredible aromatic spices this cocoa-rubbed steak results in a big, bold beef experience. Try this Mole...
Flavored or compound butters are easy to make and give you a simple and incredibly tasty way to complement and customise your steaks.
Don't be intimidated by bone-in steak cuts - with the right method it's easy to guarantee perfect steak at home, every time.
A little sweet, some salty, and plenty sour, this green tomato salad is a perfect fresh side.
They're small mini pillows of the most incredibly rich beefy flavor and soft gelatinous seams. If you like barbecue brisket, you're going to love...
Perfectly seared duck is a magnificent union of tender and juicy meat topped by a crown of crisp skin. Try this take on classic duck with orange,...
Get ready to grill up this Flintstone-inspired behemoth, it's easier than you think to cook a Tomahawk.
Using soda as a sweet profile for meats is nothing new, but picking the right flavor (and color!) combos can give you incredible results, like...
Beer, meat and cheese form a power trinity which trumps nearly all other combos. Ready to step up your dawg game? Try these pretzel bun wagyu hot...
Meat pies are a classic Australian icon, and with a flaky pastry exterior and a beefy filling with rich gravy, it won't take long before the rest...
These ranch stuffed potatoes are filled with zesty mashed taters, then baked to perfection. You'll never settle for boring plain baked potatoes...
Can you turn the classic Texan dish King Ranch chicken casserole into a sausage? Evan LeRoy can- and it's packed with all the flavors of the original.
Flat Iron steak is perfect for spring grilling, and particularly delicious with this bright, fresh and beefy pairing.
Looking for the perfect Cinco De Mayo party snacks? Harness the flavor of beefy, cheesy (somewhat trashy) Tex Mex with these mini taco bites.
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.
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.
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...
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.
They start out sweet, then bring the heat...
Melt in your mouth tender when braised, pork belly isn't just reserved for makin' bacon...
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.
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.
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.
Who says you can't have bacon for dessert? Check out this recipe for true "meat candy".
The ultimate irresistible dessert.
Game day snacks just went next level....
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...
Bust out your skillet and prepare to loosen your belt.
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.
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 all your other salty snacks are now invalid.
A concoction of Garrison Brothers bourbon, white peaches and pink peppercorns.
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.
Just when you thought cheese couldn't get any better... it got fried.
Set, forget, add in a tortilla and you're all ready to enjoy the delicious.
An updated Texas twist on an old classic.
Yeah you read right. Duck fat caramels. Legit meat candy.
Lamb isn't the most famous of barbecue meats, but it's fatty and slightly gamey meat means it's practically built for smoking.
Use it as is or tailor it and make it your own.
Based on an heirloom recipe from Alabama, this slightly sweet and super moist cornbread, baked right in the skillet, is a real winner.
Uniting the salty goodness of bacon with the caramel-y sweetness of the New Orleans praline.
Sounds a little weird, but it's actually great for your skin. Welcome to the world of cosMEATics.
My grandmother's recipe for traditional European half-sour fermented pickles.
Hailed as the ultimate way to cook a perfect medium rare steak every time, learn how to cook the Reverse Sear method.
This recipe for carne asada tacos has a delicious secret - beer marinade!
Dangerously easy to drink, make your own tea-infused vodka at home.
Fresh, tasty and incredibly easy to make, this salsa recipe will quickly become a favorite.