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Contents of this issue of the Fire Pit and Grilling Guru Guide
- What's New at the Fire Pit and Grilling Guru - New Articles
- Want to be featured on the Fire Pit and Grilling Guru Website? - Tell my visitors all about your great recipes and homemade fire pit ideas!
- I've got recipes! - Check out some of my newly added recipes
What's New at the Fire Pit and Grilling Guru
We are quickly moving into fall and winter and that means that grilling season is slowing down. However, that doesn't mean you have to stop enjoying cooking with fire! First of all, now is the perfect time to enjoy a nice outdoor fire pit to keep warm on these cooler nights! And what better way to keep warm than to huddle around the ol' barbecue, enjoying the aromas of grilling food and then sharing a great dinner of grilled food? While it may be getting too cool to eat outside, that doesn't mean you can't cook outside!
Another option for grilled cooking as the weather gets colder is to move it indoors! For one thing, there are many options for indoor grilling, from stovetop grills to Panini presses to electric rotisserie cookers.
Also, for the adventurous chef with a nice fireplace, don't forget to start gearing up for fireplace cooking. If you haven't done it yet, cooking in your hearth is one of the most rewarding experiences you can have. Try a fireplace classic like string-turned leg of lamb.
Here are some recent articles which I have posted to the Firepit and Grilling Guru:
This is a brand new section I am just starting to build! While there are only a couple pages of info so far, check back often as I build up this feature which will give you lots of tips on how to make the most of your campfire to cook up some great meals, including skewer cooking, campfire tripods, and campfire grills.
What is the Best Firewood
Gearing up for winter, make sure you have enough firewood! In my firewood section I have built a new page with even more info all about different types of firewood. What is the best firewood? Best for what? Find out here!
The Whole Pig Roast
I get lots of emails asking for tips on cooking whole larger animals, particularly a whole pig. I have recently added this whole new section with several articles about planning and executing a whole pig roast. This includes several pages about equipment, preparation, sourcing a whole hog and even some recipe ideas. I even have a few ideas for cooking a whole lamb as well.
The Smoker Box
The smoker box is a grill accessory which can come in handy whether you use a charcoal or gas grill. Find out how it can help improve your grilled foods.
Check Our Newest Articles Page for More New Articles!
Our newest articles page lists new articles as soon as they are uploaded! Never miss an article by simply checking back frequently.
Want to be featured on the Fire Pit and Grilling Guru Website?
I have a new feature available on the website! I am really excited about this! I now have two forms which allow visitors like you to submit your own material for inclusion on my website! I love to hear from my readers and I know that many of you have great tips and ideas that can be useful to my other visitors. So I've set up two areas where you can share your expertise and be featured on my website. In addtion, in each area you can upload photos to support your submission so that you can show the whole world your grilling and fire pit expertise!
What are your favorite barbecue, grill, fire pit and fireplace cooking recipes?
I want to hear your favorite recipes and I'm sure my visitors would love to see them as well! Upload your recipe and even include photos and you will be featured on my site!
Want to share your homemade firepit photos or your fire pit design ideas with other visitors?
Here I am looking for either instructions for how to build a fire pit to supplement the tips I already have on the site OR you can just show off your homemade fire pit! Send me pictures if you've got em and tell us all about your homemade fire pit. I am sure my visitors would love to learn from your experience!
I've got recipes!
What good is your fancy new grill or fire pit without some great recipes to cook on them? Here are a couple new recipes on the site:
Grilled Turkey Legs
A whole grilled turkey leg is a fun barbecue turkey dish. Just picture those old knights sitting around the round table with big glazed turkey drumsticks. This recipe makes use of a delicious brine to flavor the legs followed but a rich smokey glaze that coats them. This is a hearty dish for cooler weather!
Roast Suckling Pig
Here are some ideas for how to make the most of your suckling pig, whether you roast it in your oven or rotisserie cook it over a fire pit. Here are ways to keep it nice, juicy and succulent!
Whole Roast Lamb
While we are on the topic of roasting whole animals, here is a great recipe for spit roasting a whole lamb. If this is too big an undertaking for you, the same recipe is absolutely delicious on smaller lamb roasts as well, such as a leg of lamb. Try it out!
Don't forget to check out all my other great grill, fire pit and fireplace cooking recipes!
I've got lots so go to my recipe page and check them all out!
Have a Reader Tip or a Question? Contact Me!
I love to hear from my readers and visitors. If you have a handy tip to share or questions or comments on anything related to fire pits and grill cooking, please contact me! If you want to submit a recipe idea for inclusion on the site, go to the Share Your Recipe page. If you want to submit a fire pit design idea or pictures of your homemade fire pit then go to the How to Build a Fire Pit Submission page.
Looking for Specific Fire Pit or Grilling Related Info? Search my site!
You can now search through all of my pages by using our handy Search This Site feature. You can also browse through a site map to find the information you desire. Still can't find what you are looking for? Then contact me!