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…

spatchcock turkey

Spatchcock Turkey

It’s that time of the year again, Christmas time and what better way to celebrate than with a spatchcock turkey. Unfortunately Sarah and I are unable to spend Christmas together this year. Fortunately Sarah obtained a 4 kilogram turkey through work. So instead of missing…

smoked brisket featured

Smoked Brisket

We recently ordered a 10kg Bloom Box from Green Meadows Beef you can see below it is a lot of beef. On top of the steak and mince that we got in the pack I asked if they could arrange a brisket for me. No problems…

wild pork tacos featured

Wild Pork Tacos

A good friend of mine is very particular with how his food is sourced. I have no issues with this as this particular time he ended up with a wild boar shoulder from a friends farm over the Wairarapa that he was keen for me…

grilled corn in husk

How to Grill Corn on the Cob

I’ve always had in the back of my mind, how would you go about grilling corn on the cob. Well, it doesn’t take much effort at all. Corn is fantastic, especially when it is cooked just right and juicy and full of flavour! I don’t…

Pulled Pork on the Smokey Joe Mini WSM

Naturally the first thing I tried on my newly completed Mini WSM was a pork shoulder for a dose of delicious pulled pork. I have written about pulled pork on a Weber kettle previously – while this method is still perfectly valid if you have a…

smoked glazed ham and pineapple

Weber Smoked Glazed Ham

In my family a glazed ham is the default meat prepared and served for holiday celebrations whether it is Christmas, New Year, Easter or we’re having a bunch of people around. Mum would pick up a ham from the supermarket and prepare with a Watties…

Smoked Roast Beef

When a kilo piece of Angus pure scotch fillet is able to be roasted to a perfect medium rare and sliced to any desired thickness, I am hard pressed to think of anything more delicious. I was able to secure myself a kilo of Angus…

Grind Your Own Angus Beef Patties

Further to Friday’s post about grinding meatballs, I have been busy with the meat grinder and the next logical step was angus beef patties. The same process applies as it does with  the meatballs. Fresh angus casserole beef put through the meat grinder and mixing…