Steven Raichlen's Barbecue! Bible

Recipes

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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Smoke-Braised Lamb Shanks

In smoke-braising, you smoke the meat in an open pan with an inch of liquid so it benefits from the moisturizing environment of braising and the smoke flavor of true […]

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Tangerine Smoked Flans

Remember flan, aka crème caramel—that custard comfort dessert claimed with equal partisanship by the French, Spanish, and Latin Americans? You start by caramelizing sugar to coat the mold, which imparts […]

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Rotisserie-Smoked Chicken with Drip Pan Root Vegetables

Want a super easy dinner? Place potatoes, sweet potatoes, or other root vegetables (quartered lengthwise) with a couple of quartered shallots or a handful of garlic cloves (skins on) in […]

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Citrus-Smoked Turkey Breast

Here’s a turkey breast bright with citrus (lemon, lime, orange, and grapefruit, pureed rind and all), with fennel pollen (or fennel seeds) for a licoricy sweetness—inspired by the Pig & […]

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Brisket on the Bone

Each meaty bone tips the scale at 2 to 2½ pounds. Seasonings? Keep them simple: salt, pepper, and hot red pepper flakes. Focus on the meat and smoke.

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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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Bacon, Ham and Cheese Chicken Thighs

These bacon-wrapped smoked chicken thighs may sound like pure Americana, but the inspiration comes from Belgrade. In Serbia, grilled chicken and pork are routinely stuffed with smoked ham and piquant […]

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Thai Chicken Curry Poppers

Curry paste and canned Thai coconut cream (unsweetened) can be found at Asian markets, in the international food section of larger supermarkets, or online at Amazon.com. If you cannot find […]

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