Posted by BBQ Island on 2/15/2017
One of the joys of grilling is tossing some meat over an open flame and letting it sputter and spatter until it's cooked perfectly. That's direct heat grilling, and it probably makes up the bulk of what you do with your grill, especially if you're a dedicated carnivore.
Posted by BBQ Island on 2/8/2017
One of the most important parts of grilling is knowing when to say when. You want your meats to be cooked to perfection, of course, but looks can be deceiving. Those drumsticks might seem perfect on the outside, but if they're even a little bit raw on the inside, you could be in for some unhealthy trouble.
Posted by BBQ Island on 1/25/2017
To help your pellet smoker live a long and productive lifetime providing delicious, meaty meals, you have to make sure to keep it clean. Good maintenance is important for any type of grill, but pellet grills require slightly different care than the average kettle grill that you drag along to tailgates.
Posted by BBQ Island on 1/20/2017
There's no better way to enjoy the Big Game than by grilling up some outstanding appetizers for your friends and hosting a party for the big game. We've got some favorite recipes for you to try, all courtesy of BBQ Island's own Josh Dae. Fire up the grill and make a play for these tasty treats!
Posted by BBQ Island on 1/13/2017
It's NFL playoff time! Whether you’re rooting for your favorite team or just love the competition, there's no better way to spend a winter weekend than gathering friends for a game day get-together filled with cold drinks and delicious snacks. Since everything is better with bacon, BBQ Island's own Josh Dae is sharing three amazing recipes for grilled appetizers that are sure to please.
Posted by BBQ Island on 1/6/2017
Pulled pork is the ultimate low-and-slow barbecue dish, and when
you do it right, it's melt in your mouth perfection. But
how do you make sure your pulled pork is the succulent dish of your
dreams? It's all about choosing the right cut of me
Posted by BBQ Island on 12/28/2016
If you were a very good boy or girl this year and got that Green Mountain Grill pellet smoker you were hoping for, you’ll want to stock up on BBQ smoker supplies from BBQ Island! Check out our excellent smoker accessories to keep your smoker functioning at peak efficiency. From state of the art apps to thermal blankets, we've got you (and your grill) completely covered.
Posted by BBQ Island on 12/16/2016
A backyard kitchen is the best way to turn your house into an entertaining mecca. To illustrate this, we’d like to share one of our recent projects where we built a premium al fresco cooking area for BBQ Island customer Kevin Alexander in Chandler, AZ. Kevin is thrilled with how his new kitchen turned out, and so are we! Take a look and get inspired by what you can do in your own backyard.
Posted by BBQ Island on 12/9/2016
Looking for a holiday prime rib recipe? We'll do you one better by
showing you exactly how to make it. All you need to do is come to our special
prime rib class on December 17th, and you'll learn all the skills you need to
really wow your guests at the holiday table this season.
Posted by BBQ Island on 12/5/2016
Every family has at least one member who would love to unwrap holiday BBQ gifts on Christmas morning. We all know this guy (or gal): the one who's always dreaming up excuses to throw a party with meat at the center of the menu. The one who can talk your ear off about the benefits of different types of hardwood and spice rub mixes.
Posted by BBQ Island on 11/28/2016
At BBQ Island, we're proud to be Arizona's premier outdoor grill source. But did you know that people around the country also love our outdoor kitchen equipment? We're so excited to share a beautiful kitchen design all the way from Medford, OR. Take a look at this compact patio kitchen and see if it inspires you to transform your own backyard. These ideas work no matter where you live!
Posted by BBQ Island on 11/23/2016
Thank you to all who came out on Saturday, November 12 for BBQ Island’s Turkey Fest event. It was a great day of grilling and turkey feasting!
Posted by BBQ Island on 11/18/2016
Seasoned and novice BBQ chefs agree that the best BBQ smoker out there comes from The Good-One. This is a favorite product for customers at BBQ Island, and we are excited to announce our upcoming BBQ cooking classes featuring smokers from The Good-One!