Butchers Block

how to get perfect grill marks on steaks every time
Jul 18, 2023
A perfectly cooked steak isn't perfect until it has great grill marks. You expect to see grill marks when you order a steak at a steakhouse, but getting grill marks on your steaks at home can be more of a challenge. But don't just skip the grill marks, we will give you all the tricks you need to craft perfect diamond grill marks on your next steak using equipment you already have on hand.

How to Keep Chicken, Steak, and Fish from Sticking to the Grill
Jul 14, 2023
Unfortunately, some foods (like fish and skin-on chicken) just seem to be pros at sticking. Thankfully, there are some steps you can take to prevent sticking from happening. We've also got an inside tip for you that will stop food from sticking on your grill forever.

how to smoke ribs on a pellet grill
Jul 11, 2023
It's officially summer BBQ season which means it's also smoked baby back ribs season. Time to fire up the pellet smoker and bust out the sauce. Of all the things that are wonderful to smoke, baby back pork ribs are one of our favorites and are always a crowd-pleaser.

ultimate guide to smoking with wood
Jul 07, 2023
Smoking with wood opens up opportunities to experiment with unique combinations and techniques to draw the most flavor from any cut of meat. But choosing the right type of wood for the meat you want to smoke can be complicated. From logs to chunks to chips and pellets, knowing what type of wood works best depends on what you are cooking and how you want the wood to add flavor to your meal.

tips for getting the perfect sear on your steak
Jul 04, 2023
Learning to make a pan-seared steak at home is fun and easy. You are already cooking a steak, why not get the perfect sear while you are at it?

Your BBQ Checklist: Everything You Need For A Successful BBQ
Jun 30, 2023
Hosting the perfect summer BBQ party doesn't have to be stressful. In fact, you can make sure that your next backyard BBQ goes off without a hitch just by planning ahead. We put together this checklist so that you will be able to pull off your favorite BBQ party ideas without any drama. Plus, we are going to throw in a few of our own favorite barbecue ideas and recipes that might inspire you to try something different this summer.