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Chilli Jam Burgers

Hello again everybody, welcome to 2018. It’s been a minute since I last posted, lets get over that. You may have noticed the new blog design. Yeah, I’m digging it it. BIG TEXT and BIG PHOTOS. You can read more about what’s up on the…

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Seared Rib Eye Steak

When Sarah is away, I will grill steak for myself. A huge 500 gram piece of rib eye steak with the bone in to be exact. Yabba dabba doo. I recently got given a Weber Gourmet System with sear plate for my birthday (Thanks Michael!) and…

Honey Mustard Glazed Ham

Another year, another Christmas ham. This year we settled on a Honey Mustard Glazed Ham in the lead up to Christmas. A very simple, sweet, delicious gaze that makes you want to eat slice after slice of that Christmas ham. We like to smoke our…

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Memphis Dusted St Louis Ribs

It seems like a year since I last posted here. Oh wait, it was! A lot has happened over the last year, mostly all good. One of the best things is that I have found a new local meat supplier that is able to provide…

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Panhead Stout Steak & Cheese Pie

This is a Panhead Stout Steak & Cheese Pie, smoked and baked on the smoker and grill. You may be familiar with the Steak & Guinness Pie, well this is like that, but better. I’m not really a fan of Guinness, especially when we have…

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Beer Soaked Chilli Lime Wings

Coriander chilli and lime is a classic flavour combination that goes excellent with chicken. Todays post I want to share a recipe and photos for these Beer Soaked Chilli Lime Wings. It would be expected that adding beer, especially a american hopped pale ale would…

Panhead Supercharger Peri Peri Beer Soaked Chicken

Winter is certainly settling in with noticeable extreme drops in temperature the past week. Unfortunately I got hit hard by the temperature changes and was taken mostly out of action by a rather nasty cold. I needed something hot and spicey to combat this cold…

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Liberty Citra IPA Beer Soaked Grilled Chicken

Today I am excited to bring you another beer influenced recipe. Beer fan or not, this beer soaked grilled chicken is sure to be a winner for any occasion. I have picked Liberty C!tra IPA to pair with Waitoa free range chicken thighs to create this…

Epic Pale Ale Beer Soaked Fries in a Paper Bag

Epic Pale Ale Beer Soaked Fries

Beer and barbecue go together hand in hand. Especially in New Zealand. You will be hard pressed to have a barbecue without beer being involved in some way. Many Kiwi summer evenings have been spent around the grill, beer in hand, stories being told. This…