Steven Raichlen's Barbecue! Bible

Recipes

Apple Spice Baby Backs with Cider-Rum Barbecue Sauce

I’ve given these ribs an apple theme—you smoke them with apple wood chips and serve them with a made-from-scratch cider-rum barbecue sauce. Once you master the process, you can infinitely […]

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Smoke-Roasted Apple Crisp

One way of savoring apples is as an apple crisp with a buttery, bubbling granola and brown sugar topping.

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Beer Can Turkey

Use this recipe as an alternative to the famous Beer Can Chicken.

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Braised Chorizo with Carrots, Fennel, and Creamy Polenta

Excerpted from Mallmann on Fire by Francis Mallmann (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2014. Photographs by Santiago Soto Monllor. Fresh chorizo sausage is a staple on the grill in Argentina and […]

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The Real Turkish Shish Kebab

Contrary to American versions of the dish, Turkish shish kebab rarely comes with vegetables on the same skewer as the meat. Rather, the vegetables are grilled on separate skewers, so […]

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How to Build a Bacon Weave

Follow the step-by-step instructions below: Moisten your work surface with a damp paper towel and cover with parchment paper, plastic wrap, or heavy-duty aluminum foil. Arrange several slices of bacon […]

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12 Tips for Making Better Bacon Weaves

Buy the best bacon you can afford. Farmers’ markets are a good place to look for artisanal smokehouse bacon—and support your local farmers in the process. If buying bacon at […]

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