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Grilling: Pecan-Crusted Pork Pinwheels

Serious Eats Joshua Bousel 13 comments

Armed with the last slices of my Bacon of the Month Club and a bottle of South Carolina mustard sauce, I set out to grill something insanely delicious using both—and that's exactly what these pork pinwheels are. The peppered bacon really flavored the entire pinwheel, which had a nice mustard tang and pleasing nutty crunch. More

Last Week's Contest Winners

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Cook the Book: Big Bob Gibson's BBQ Book: tucsonlady, DeaconVolker, bigfatmouth, baker212, and AimDee. Winners have been notified by email and also appear on our Contest Winners page. Thanks to all who entered.... More

Cook the Book: Slow-Smoked Beef Brisket

Serious Eats Caroline Russock 3 comments

[Photograph: Robyn Lee] Cookouts are, without fail, some of the most time-consuming get-togethers. Whether you are grilling some burgers and dogs or an entire pig, the meal inevitably hits the table much later than expected. Cooking on an open flame... More

Cook the Book: Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q White Sauce

Serious Eats Caroline Russock 3 comments

Big Bob Gibson was well-known for many reasons. First off, he was a big, friendly guy—six-foot-four and around 300 pounds, hence the nickname. Secondly, he had an unsurpassed gift for making some pretty amazing barbecue. But if you ask any... More

Barbecue Lamb Shanks

Serious Eats Caroline Russock 2 comments

The following recipe is from the September 2 edition of our weekly recipe newsletter. To receive this newsletter in your inbox, sign up here! When I think about lamb shanks visions of long-braised, falling off the bone osso bucco immediately... More

Cook the Book: Big Mama's Chow-Chow

Serious Eats Caroline Russock 1 comment

Until recently, I thought there was only one type of chow chow—the furry breed of Mongolian dog that Martha Stewart adores. As it turns out, there's another breed of chow-chow, differentiated by a mere hyphen. This one is a pickled... More

Cook the Book: Turnip Greens with Smoked Slab Bacon

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Greens have been experiencing something of a renaissance at my house recently. For some reason all we have been eating for the last few weeks are leafy greens, collards, kale, mustard, and dandelion greens. The usual preparation is a quick... More

Cook the Book: Barbecue Beef Short Ribs

Serious Eats Caroline Russock 3 comments

"Short ribs are notoriously tough and chewy if not cooked correctly but this hour-long steam makes sure they come out tender." The words "indirect heat" used to send shivers down my spine. But this weekend, I overcame my fear of... More

Cook the Book: 'Big Bob Gibson's BBQ Book'

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Labor Day is just around the corner, which means the last hurrah of summer barbecues. We thought this week would be the perfect opportunity to feature Big Bob Gibson's BBQ Book, a cookbook from the barbecue legend Big Bob Gibson. Here's a little background on Big Bob: Bob was a big guy from Decatur, Alabama, with a natural talent for grilling. Back in 1925 he started serving barbecue out of a pit he dug in his backyard. People flocked from miles around, and his backyard barbecue eventually become so popular, he was able to quit his railroad job and open up a brick-and-mortar restaurant. Since then Big Bob's has become a barbecue institution, with locations throughout Alabama and the Carolinas.... More

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