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Smoked Shredded Beef

Learn how to make smoked shredded beef that's perfect for tacos, enchiladas and sandwiches. Make a big batch to freeze some for future meals.

Grilled Walking Taco Foil Packets

Make your backyard cookouts more experiential by offering a walking taco bar, using a variety of lean proteins, chips and foil packets. 

Santa Maria Style Tri Tip Steak

This Santa Maria style tri tip steak recipe explains the authentic way to prepare the dish with adjustments for different grills and the oven

Grilled Skirt Steak Tacos

With this quick, simple marinade you can create grilled skirt steak tacos that taste just as good as the ones from your favorite taco truck.

Smoked Homemade Lunch Meat

I'm a sucker for a good Dagwood-style sandwich, especially one that's piled high with thinly sliced smoked homemade lunch meat.

Smoked Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

If you want a truly robust homemade spaghetti sauce, try adding smoked fresh tomatoes. This recipe makes 8 cups - enough for two full meals.

What is Picanha and How to Grill It

Picanha is the prized steak cut of Brazil. Learn about its history, where to buy it and a few different ways to grill it from my South American BBQ friends.

Hot and Fast Brisket

You can shave several hours off of your cook time by smoking brisket hot and fast. This post includes my cook method, recipe and a trim video. 

How to Make Smoked Beef Sausage + Video

This post shares tips I learned from a meat scientist about how to make smoked beef sausage at home, including the spices, the beef grind and smoking temps.