Author Archives: Big Wayner

2016 Christmas Blowout Giveaway!

I have to say that this year really has been quite the year.  We’ve started our second year of living the RV life, and so far so good.  I can’t say it’s been without its challenges…

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Four Roses “Ode to an Old Fashioned” BBQ Sauce

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Smokin Pigs Ash BBQ Kick Ash Sauce

Rub and sauce reviews seem to be fewer and further between nowadays for the blog.  Let’s change that with a review of Kick Ash Sauce by Smokin Pigs Ash BBQ out of Marietta, Ohio.

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Weber Unveils New Summit Charcoal Grill Product Line

For weeks, Weber has been hyping up a new product line.  There has been much speculation around the internet as to what the new grill would be.  Today, Weber revealed their new products: the Summit Charcoal Grill and the Summit Charcoal Grilling Center.

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Double Smoked Ham on the Weber Jumbo Joe

Recently my lovely wife picked up a small spiral sliced ham to cook for dinner. Because she’s currently in the middle of preparations for a huge show for her business, I offered to cook the ham on my Weber Jumbo Joe.  At least that was the excuse I offered up — in reality, I’ve been itching to try this for quite some time.  And since the ham was pre-smoked and pre-cooked, all I really need to do was to reheat it.  But why just reheat it when you can smoke it again and make it a double smoked ham!?!? Continue reading

Five for Friday: January 15, 2016 Edition

We’re almost halfway through the month of January.  And it’s payday for me too, so it’s naturally a great day!  But here are five things you may be interested in reading to add some BBQ and grilling sunshine to your dreary winter days:

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Thermapen Mk4 Review

At the beginning of September, ThermoWorks announced the release of the latest member of the Thermapen family — the Thermapen Mk4.  Soon thereafter I was able to acquire one for review, and I have definitely put it through its paces. Here is what I found:

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Five for Friday: The Happy New Year Edition

Happy New Year, everyone!  Let’s start the new year off right by recapping some of the latest happenings in the world of BBQ and grilling!

First off, a huge congratulations to Brooke Orrison Lewis,the 2015 BBQ Person of the Year on GrillingWithRich.com.  It’s hard to find someone more deserving of the honor this year than Brooke.

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2015: The Good, The Bad, and The Controversial

Happy New Year

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Black Friday Grilling & BBQ Deals for 2015

Hello everyone!  I hope that the Thanksgiving holidays have treated you well and that the food was as delicious as you hoped it would be.  Black Friday is now upon us, and now is the time to be thinking about what to get that griller / BBQer in your family for Christmas.  I’ve attempted to find all of the Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals offered up by various BBQ/grilling companies and listed them below in various formats.  Let me know if I miss any!

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