Keep Bugs Off Your Barbecue Party Guest List

Bugs are annoying and sometimes even dangerous to your food and your friends. To avoid those unwelcome insect visitors, you can use a variety of simple and homemade products around the area and directly on the food and drinks.   The burgers are being prepped, the watermelon cut and the water guns filled. The unofficial[…]

Grilling Safety Tips for Summer Barbecues

It happens every year. The weather gets warmer, more people use outdoor grills – and incidents of grill-caused fires go up. Each year, outdoor grilling causes an average of 8,900 home fires, according to the National Fire Protection Association.   Gas grills cause more home fires than charcoal grills, the association adds. According to the Hearth, Patio[…]

Grilled Chicken with Nectarines, Cucumber and Corn

Succulent grilled chicken gets jazzed up with an array of summer produce, like juicy nectarines, crisp cucumber, and sweet fresh corn.   INGREDIENTS 3 tbsp. olive oil 1 tbsp. white wine vinegar Kosher salt pepper 2 ripe nectarines or peaches ½ small red onion 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 small Kirby cucumber ½ c.[…]

Pizza from the grill? Yes Please!

Grilled Pizza   Ingredients Pizza dough Olive oil Standard toppings of tomato sauce, herbs, cheese (mozzarella is the best), and maybe some thinly sliced onions, tomatoes, mushrooms, or pepperoni Some flour or corn meal for dusting the cookie sheet or pizza peel   Make pizza dough from scratch using our pizza dough recipe. Alternatively, you may[…]