Top 5 Thermometers for Succulent BBQ Food

Top 5 Thermometers for Succulent BBQ Food

Ask any BBQ chef what their top tips for cooking incredible food is and they will be sure to tell you to cook to temperature over time.  An instant read thermometer is essential for everything from spatchcock chickens and racks of ribs to low and 

The Smokin’ Elk’s Ultimate Guide to BBQ Wings

The Smokin’ Elk’s Ultimate Guide to BBQ Wings

Whether you are just starting to get to grips with your BBQ or you’re a seasoned pro, there’s no denying that wings are always a real crowd pleaser. Elky has put together his ultimate guide to cooking wings — including how best to set up 

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Poultry

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Poultry

How can you shop for the best quality, tastiest meat? What interesting cuts can you buy, and how should you cook them? Buying meat from a butcher can seem a little intimidating when you’re used to picking the same packets of meat off the supermarket 

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Beef

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Beef

How can you shop for the best quality, tastiest meat? What interesting cuts can you buy, and how should you cook them? Buying meat from a butcher can seem a little intimidating when you’re used to picking the same packets of meat off the supermarket 

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Pork

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Pork

How can you shop for the best quality, tastiest meat? What interesting cuts can you buy, and how should you cook them? Buying meat from a butcher can seem a little intimidating when you’re used to picking the same packets of meat off the supermarket 

How to Buy Meat From Your Local Butcher

How to Buy Meat From Your Local Butcher

There are a whole host of benefits to buying your meat from your butcher. From the importance of supporting local independents and the need to make more sustainable food choices, to enjoying tastier meat and ensuring higher welfare for the animals. But buying meat from 

The Smokin’ Elk’s Guide to Barbecuing your Christmas Turkey

The Smokin’ Elk’s Guide to Barbecuing your Christmas Turkey

The Smokin’ Elk is a huge advocate of cooking outdoors all year round and yes, that includes Christmas. This year, why not take the turkey outside? Not only does it remove the stress from the kitchen whilst freeing up plenty of oven space for all 

#JuicyBird 2020: The Campaign Against Dry Turkey

#JuicyBird 2020: The Campaign Against Dry Turkey

This Christmas we’re campaigning against the biggest festive faux pas we believe you can make: dry turkey. We know that being in charge of the most anticipated meal of the year can be a stressful experience. But we believe that cooking your bird by temperature, 

8 Essential Temperatures for Baking Like a Professional

8 Essential Temperatures for Baking Like a Professional

It’s that time of the year when a chilly breeze and The Great British Bake Off arriving on TV coaxes us in from the BBQ and into our baking mitts. Week on week we watch, mouths watering, as contestants battle against one another in pursuit 

Barbecue Tips From Genevieve Taylor

Barbecue Tips From Genevieve Taylor

Genevieve Taylor is a live fire and BBQ expert, founder of Bristol Fire School and author of ten cookery books. A proud omnivore, her latest book Charred champions vegetarian fire cooking with the belief that a great BBQ is about more than just meat. As