Baking on the Grill: How to Adapt Recipes for Outdoor Cooking

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Baking on the Grill: How to Adapt Recipes for Outdoor Cooking Love to bake, but hate turning on your oven during the summer? If you have an outdoor grill, you’re in luck; you can bake outside without needing to heat the inside of your house, all in the name of traditional oven recipes. Baking on […]

Backyard BBQ Party Ideas & Tips

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15 Backyard BBQ Recipes, Party Ideas, & Tips If you’re looking for backyard bbq ideas and tips that’ll make your party legendary, you’ve come to the right place. We know that food is the foundation of any great gathering and what it takes to showcase any dish. So, without further ado, let’s get to all […]

Barbeque, Grilling, and Smoking: What’s the Difference?

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Barbeque, Grilling, and Smoking: What’s the Difference? You can’t have a conversation about cooking outdoors without hearing the words barbeque, grilling, and smoking. Most people consider these three elements synonymous, but do they really mean the same thing? Can you perform these cooking methods interchangeably and not change the outcome of whatever food you’re preparing? […]

How Texas Pepper Jelly Improved

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How Texas Pepper Jelly Improved Because of You Over the years we have focused on bringing the best quality products to the market regarding jellies, glazes, seasonings, and BBQ sauce. We started in 2005 with pineapple pepper jelly (originally made with jalapeno peppers) and never imagined we would be in so many homes, backyards, and […]

What is Pectin? Get the Scoop

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What is Pectin? The Scoop Behind This Food Ingredient If you’re the type of shopper who reads the labels on everything they buy, chances are you know what pectin is. Before you run off and Google the term, there’s no need. We have had plenty of people ask about pectin in our products, so we […]

5 Reasons for Comfort Food Cravings

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5 Reasons Behind Our Comfort Food Cravings During Winter As the days shorten and temps start dropping, we settle in for the winter holidays and lots of foods we wouldn’t otherwise eat. Even after cramming our faces with ham, turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and pies galore, we continue to eat comfort foods until the seasons […]

Essential Kitchen Tools for the Everyday Chef

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Essential Kitchen Tools for the Everyday Chef Ready to up your culinary game? Of course, celebrity chefs on television have the best of the best when it comes to kitchen gadgets. That doesn’t mean the everyday chef should do without, because even we need to cook and bake up dishes that delight and satisfy our […]

Stop Using Rookie BBQ Sauce

Stop Using Rookie BBQ Sauce If you are looking for a great BBQ sauce, or a tasty BBQ sauce recipe, no need to look any further. Stop wasting time preparing a homemade BBQ sauce, instead spend that time with those who are gathered for your famous BBQ! We have the perfect time-saving flavor-packed product – […]

When Should I Add The BBQ Sauce?

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When Should I Add The BBQ Sauce? A question we get from a lot of beginner BBQ Fanatics is “when should I add the BBQ sauce?” The answer is simple, if you are using Craig’s BBQ Sauce or any store-bought sauce, we suggest adding it 10-15 minutes before the END of your cooking time. Because […]