Dana and I are huge fans of Green Chiles. We eat them whenever we can, but Hatch chiles are hard to come by in Virginia. A couple of weeks ago the fine people over at http://www.hatch-green-chile.com/ provided us with 5lbs of medium Hatch green chiles. These are top notch chiles, fire roasted, seeded and then flash frozen. They then deliver them right to your door in a cooler filled with dry ice. Pretty much the only way to get Hatch chiles on the east coast. We used a bunch to make some Green Chile Enchiladas and Queso. Since we had a bunch left over, we figured it would be great to use them in some burgers.
I have been cooking a lot of brisket lately. It is my favorite bbq meat. I guess I am a Texan at heart. However, I have been cooking a standard competition style brisket in order to perfect my craft. But sometimes you just want to cook something different. So I decided I should try a … Read moreTexas Brisket Wrapped in Butcher Paper
A couple weeks ago I was given the opportunity to test and review some grill grates. When these arrived I will be honest, I was a bit skeptical. How could you improve on grill grates? Metal bars that hold food over an open fire. Don’t they all do the same thing? Well I was wrong. Grill grates are interlocking aluminum panels that sit on top of your current grill grates. The Aluminum panels amplify the grill and convert it to infrared heat. They also even out the cooking surface, prevent flareups and give you the ultimate grill marks. They are a great grill accessory that is quickly becoming the most used tool in my arsenal.