Category: Outdoor Cooking Magic Question of the Month

QOTM: What Charcoal Grill Should I Buy?

Yep, there are two questions for this month–I’ve not sent one out for awhile, and now there are two.  I’m looking for a new charcoal grill.  I currently have a Char-Griller Duo 5050 model, which has a gas chamber, charcoal chamber, and a side firebox.  It’s been fun to grill on over the past 5 …

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QOTM: What Gas Grill Should I Buy?

I’m looking to buy a new gas grill (really propane). What Gas Grill should I buy and why?

QOTM: How Do You Cook Outdoors For a Large Group?

Dutch Oven John Wayne Beans

I have really been out of it.  I love hearing your responses to our Question of the Month, but it’s been awhile since I sent something out.   Recently, I sent an email to my email newsletter group asking what their one biggest outdoor cooking challenge was right then.  I got some great responses, but the one question that …

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QOTM: What is Your Favorite Way to Cook Hot Dogs?

July 1st, I sent out the Question of the Month to my email subscribers to ask what their favorite way to cook hots dogs was. I got some great answers! Some of them were awesome, some to the point, and a couple simply told me that they don’t eat hot dogs so they obviously did not have …

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QOTM: What is Your Favorite Outdoor Cooking Cookbook?

Peace, Love, and Barbecue

This month’s question of the month was “What is your Favorite Outdoor Cooking Cookbook?”  Again, thanks to those that sent responses in.  Here is what you said were your favorite cookbooks:   From Grady: I’m away from my home office right now going to the Derby races, but the book I like the most is one …

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Dutch Oven Cinnamon Breakfast Cake

Dutch Oven Breakfast Cake

I finally got the breakfast cake cooked that I chose for cooking for Outdoor Cooking Magic Challenge #6.  It’s been awhile since I selected it and a vacation and other things got in the way.  Dutch ovens are great for baking anything, so that’s what I used to cook this dish.

10 Tips for Grilling Delicious Hamburgers!


Hamburgers are one of my favorite foods from the grill, so I decided to ask my email newsletter subscribers what their favorite tips where.  I have some tips for grilling juicy hamburgers, but I knew that my readers had great tips as well.  This is part of a new Outdoor Cooking Magic Question of the …

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