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    Hot-Dog Eating Champion Regains His Title

    Eight-time winner Joey Chestnut hits personal goal to claim crown again for a ninth win Last year, when his loss at the Nathan’s Famous hot-dog eating contest shocked the world of competitive eating, Joey Chestnut realized he had to reinvent himself. “I went back and lost some weight, got healthier,” Mr. Chestnut said after he […]

  • Behind the Scenes at Barbecue University

    It’s 6 a.m. and the sun is rising on the Cheyenne Mountain Lodge. In two hours, its huge patio will be overrun with people eager to survey the impressive collection of grills and smokers amassed for Day 1 of Barbecue University with Steven Raichlen at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. There is much to […]

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    Smoke Is The Soul Of BBQ

        The appeal of smoked food is universal and elemental. It spans the globe, from barbecued pork in the American South and smoked fish in Scandinavia to Sichuan tea-smoked duck in China and jerk chicken in Jamaica. It’s an ancient technique; one used to preserve, flavour and cook food. Methods vary by food culture […]

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    Rec Tec Summer Sweepstakes

    With the iconic red body work and unique stainless steel handles, REC TEC’s Pellet Grills are able to bake, smoke, sear, grill or even dehydrate with a steady temperature using wood pellets. This July, you can enter for a chance to win your own REC TEC Wood Pellet Grill RT-680 to take advantage of these […]

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    Man Runs Back Into Burning House To Save His Barbecue Ribs

    MUST HAVE REALLY BEEN SOME GOOD RIBS! Before you ask, because we had to, yes – this really happened. Robert Wright of Fresno, California, sprinted to his kids when he realized his house had caught fire. Ensuring they were a safe distance from the blaze, he knew he was forgetting something very important, the barbecue […]

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    Texas Chainsaw Massacre set turned into ‘horror barbecue resort’

    Brave fans are invited to spend the night at the renovated Last Chance gas station, the scene of the 1974 cult classic about a family of hungry cannibals It is perhaps the worlds first horror barbecue joint and when it opens this summer, it will be a place of pilgrimage for fans of one of […]