Steven Raichlen's Barbecue! Bible


Char Siu Pork Tenderloin

Char siu literally means “fork-roast”—a reference to an ancient Cantonese practice of roasting pork on fork-shaped skewers over charcoal.

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Bourbon Brown Sugar Smoked Pork Loin

This pork loin plays pinball on your taste buds, offering the sweetness of brown sugar, the tang of mustard, and the rich smoke flavor of bacon (the bacon also helps […]

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Bourbon Pecan Pork Loin with Sweet Black Pepper Anytime Sauce

This recipe is brought to you with support from our sponsor, Stubb’s, who provided the samples and advertising support. C.B. “Stubb” Stubblefield used to say he “was born hungry and […]

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Grilled Pork Porterhouses with Newcastle Brown Ale and Mustard

Brown ale gives these quick grilled pork chops a soulful malt flavor with hopsy undertones. The mustard, onion, and pork evoke another classic combination: beer and bratwurst.

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Saarländischer Schwenkbraten

In the schwenker’s homeland, this preparation reigns. This recipe is courtesy of my friend Astrid Weins, whose father hails from the Saarland. If neck meat is unavailable, ask your butcher […]

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Kansas City-Style Spareribs

One of America’s barbecue icons, not to mention the dish that made Kansas City famous—spareribs rubbed with spices, sprayed with apple cider and whiskey, and sizzled with a sweet and […]

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