Tag: Thoughts

Grilled Cajun Chicken Thighs and Roasted Garlic & Herb Pork Chops

On Monday evening, a few hours before game 5 of the NBA Finals, I had chicken thighs and pork chops thawed out from the freezer and ready to add to a hot grill! I used my STOK drum grill. For the chicken thighs, I…

BBQ Myths: You Have to Season Your New Smoker

When I first received my Weber Smokey Mountain cooker, I posted about it on a page on Facebook, excitedly writing about my enthusiasm for my first smoke on the ol’ “WSM”. A few comments were from people saying to season it to “get remove…

Grilled Chicken Wings on the STOK Drum Grill

I finally grilled some chicken wings on my STOK Drum grill! I only used salt, pepper and baking powder (recommendation by Meathead) since any seasoning would have been lost in the taste of sauce. They were phenomenal. Both my girlfriend and I like our…

Burgers on the STOK Drum Grill

I couldn’t be happier with my STOK drum grill. I mean, I’d love some “swag”/goods from STOK, the company itself, from all the free endorsement I’ve been giving them on here and on Instagram (@smutravageur is my handle), but who wouldn’t? I grilled these…

Baby Back Ribs (And More) On My Brand New Weber Smokey Mountain Cooker!

I was born in eastern Tennessee and raised in southwest Virginia. I’m a mountain boy! So it is fitting that I am now cooking with a smoker called the “Weber Smokey Mountain”. This is a¬†huge upgrade over my previous smoker, where I had to…