Maple Bourbon Pork Belly Burnt Ends

Pork belly burnt ends is the quintessential American BBQ snack.  Pitmasters have been testing and perfecting the ultimate snack for years.  While the classic is my favorite, I do like to play with sauces.  I’m a big bourbon guy so it only made sense for me to create a bourbon flavored sauce.  And I think […]

BBQ Shotgun Shells

Ever watch social media cooking trends and wonder if it’s actually good?  Well, I put this BBQ shotgun shells recipe trend to the test.  Made some protein adjustments and wow did it turn out great.  This is a man’s man treat packed with protein for that ultimate BBQ snack.  Make this for game day, tailgating […]

Jack and Coke Beef Jerky

Beef Jerky is the ultimate road trip snack. So many flavors to pick from, you’re guaranteed to find what you like best.  But have you ever thought of making your own?  I have made a few versions over the years, but this Jack and Coke Beef Jerky recipe is my favorite.  Best part it’s so […]

Tandoori Chicken

Indian food is the most common cuisine ordered at the GWD household when I’m not grillin something up.  The whole family enjoys the flavorful and aromatic dishes.  I wanted to replicate a homemade and grilled, of course, favorite Tandoori Chicken leg quarters.  Chicken is such a great protein for marinades.  You can really play around […]

Smoked Reuben Sandwich

This smoked Reuben sandwich is the perfectly delicious snack for St. Patricks day or any other day!  Slices of rye bread piled with smoked corned beef, cheese, sauerkraut and a homemade tangy Russian dressing. This Reuben is everything a grilled sandwich should be. How to perfectly smoke corn beef. Instead of boiling corn beef in […]

Stuffed Pork Chops

Elevate an ordinary pork dinner with this stuffed pork chops recipe.  It’s quick and easy and most importantly delivers on flavor!  The seared tender pork stuffed with sauteed spinach, sun dried tomatoes and ricotta cheese filling will make them coming back for more.   What’s in the stuffing? There are so many ingredients that can be […]

Pineapple Throne Chicken

Pineapple Throne Chicken

Step up your chicken game with this pineapple throne chicken recipe.  Full of flavor, this tropical delight is one for the books.  The tenderness of the chicken, juiciness from the pineapple and crunch from the salsa will have you dreaming of a beach vacation all day long.   How to grill the perfect pineapple throne chicken. […]

Pub Style Blue Cheese Burger

Who doesn’t like a good burger!  This pub style blue cheese burger with homemade buns are on a whole other level.  The juiciness of the patty, savoriness of the cheese sauce and softness of the buns are the perfect combo to elevate an American classic. How to make the best homemade buns. Normally, I would […]

Chicken Philly Sliders

While I really enjoy traditional Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches, these Chicken Philly Sliders are just as good if not better!  Perfect for game day or party food, these mini samies are filled with deliciously tender and grilled chicken thigh meat, perfectly sautéed veggies all in a soft Kings Hawaiian slider.   How to grill the perfect Chicken […]

Steakhouse Surf and Turf

A cowboy ribeye and giant shrimp combo makes for a perfect dinner for 2.  Enjoy it from the comforts of your own home with my simple recipe. This steakhouse surf and turf dish has a perfectly medium rare steak, grilled shrimp and homemade compound herb butter that adds richness and flavor.  How to grill the […]