SmokeWorks Restaurant- Cambridge

There’s a shortage of good, independent, Smokehouse and BBQ restaurants, so having one on your doorstep is really rather lucky.   I’ve been to both the SmokeWorks in Cambridge over the last year, and while they are not exceptional (though it’s a small field), it’s great to know they are there, and the atmosphere is usually…

Stone Baked Backyard Pizza

I’ll start with a confession; I’m writing this to justify an upcoming purchase, as all the kit in the post belongs to my dear dad (also,  I had hoped this was going to be a video edition,  but trying to video the process while supervising two aspiring pizza creators was too tough a challenge!). While…

Flashback! Easy Ribs

Here’s a post from an old blog of mine that’s now a decade old. I’ve come a long way since then, but it still stands as a good guide on how to cook ribs: I’ve always wanted to cook ribs on the BBQ, but a couple of things have stopped me to date.  Firstly, I…

Weber’s Complete BBQ Book

This was actually the first book I bought on the subject of BBQs – Why wouldn’t you head straight for one of the biggest names in BBQ? – and it really helped getting me through the early stages. It starts with a good “how to” section, which outlines different cooking techniques and terms as well as…