memphis dust bbq ribs

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…

grilled stuffed pork loin sliced

Herb Stuffed Pork Loin Roast

For Christmas lunch this year at our place we had a herb stuffed pork loin roast. The stuffing and pork were prepared the night before ready to get on the Weber on Christmas morning to cook in time for lunch. We like to have a…

last meal ribs

Last Meal Ribs

I’ve been quite lucky these last couple of weeks with friends dropping round with nice cuts of meat asking for the smoker treatment. I’m always down for this and will never turn away a friend in need. My brother is back in the country visiting…

Spicy Marinated Pork Steaks with Skewered Potatoes

I really wanted this recipe to feature pork tenderloins but the butcher just did not have any for me when I visited. I walked out with 800g of leg pork steaks, not too bad I can make this work. The plan was to follow this…

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…

pork spare ribs with fries

Pork Spare Ribs

Now let me begin this post with a little disclaimer. I am a total sucker for pork spare ribs. Back in the day my friends and I would get our weekly fix of ribs from a local restaurant Buzz Cafe in Lower Hutt . The ribs…

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 pork skewers bread roll

Grilled Smokey Pork Subs

The weathers’ been alright lately, albeit a bit cold. But that’s fine when the sky is blue, I can handle that. I can enjoy that. I really didn’t know what to call this recipe, grilled smokey pork subs is exactly what it is and how…

Smoked Pork Cutlets with Crispy Potatoes

If you’re like us and have been watching My Kitchen Rules, this was a recipe made by the twins Vicky and Helena. I’ve opted out of the fennel salad instead Sarah put together a simple green salad and I also grilled the pork cutlets before…

Pulled Pork Sandwich

Pulled Pork Sandwich

After successfully smoking a pork shoulder and preparing pork crackling the next step is the choice of serving method – a pulled pork sandwich is one possible choice. The pulled pork sandwich is a guaranteed crowd pleaser. With the long hours of smoking pork completed, putting together…