National BBQ Month

National BBQ Month

When the temperature stays above 50F or your forecast never contains the word “snow” you may find it comical there are people who have a “barbecue season”. Personally, I have the fire burning all year long but the majority of residents here in the mid-Atlantic states circle the first of May as the day to…

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3rd Annual Grill Your Ace Off BBQ Event

3rd Annual Grill Your Ace Off BBQ Event

Pits were smokin in West Newton for the 3rd Annual Grill Your Ace Off BBQ event hosted by Williams Ace Hardware. Picturesque day to break the goal of $2500 by raising $4500 for Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh! Congrats to Black Dawg BBQ for bringing home the title of Grand Champion! Here are the results: (watch…

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Secret BBQ Sauce Powering the Pittsburgh Steelers

Secret BBQ Sauce Powering the Pittsburgh Steelers

When I first saw the headline “Weslaco entrepreneur, Super Bowl champ partner in barbecue sauce venture” pop up in my barbecue news feed (what, you’re surprised I have one?) my first thought was “Man, wouldn’t it be cool if it was the Steelers? This is a Texas outlet though so it’s probably Dallas.” and guess…

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Where to eat BBQ in Kansas City - Steelers vs Chiefs

Where to eat BBQ in Kansas City - Steelers vs Chiefs

This weekend the Pittsburgh Steelers (11-5) will play the Kansas City Chiefs (12-4) in a 2017 AFC divisional round playoff game on their way to Super Bowl LI. Steelers Nation will need to make sure they’re on top of their game as they enter Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and the best way to prepare is…

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Getting Saucy with Heinz BBQ Pitmaster Collection

Getting Saucy with Heinz BBQ Pitmaster Collection

This summer the Heinz BBQ Pitmaster Collection hit the shelves with the support of 4 styles representing American BBQ. When I cook I’m a “sauce on the side guy” for the most part but these offerings present a solid case to go wet. I kicked the tires on these sauces over several meals and while…

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