grills to give this Christmas

Top 5 grills to give (and get) this Christmas

Even though the year is coming to an end, that doesn’t mean that you should stop thinking about grilling. The festive season is the perfect time to relax with mates or family around an outdoor table laden with delicious treats straight from the barbecue. Especially if you leave in such a sunny place like the Algarve. Here in southern Portugal, …

burgers and vegetables in the charcoal grill

5 BBQ tips from grill experts

Autumn has officially arrived in the Algarve and what better way to celebrate it than with a barbecue party. Significant social events that cannot be missing in the terraces and gardens in the region. We are fortunate to live in southern Portugal. This place allows us to grill throughout the year and not have to store our BBQs during winter. …

the perfect beef brisket

How to smoke the perfect beef brisket on the grill

One of the big three of classic BBQ meats is brisket. A cut of beef that needs to be simmered to break down the connective tissues. One unique thing about this cut of beef is that it can be slow-cooked, so it is fork-tender, yet is still sliceable. You can smoke the perfect beef brisket on the grill to get …

chicken to have a healthier barbecue

How to have a healthier barbecue

Grilling and barbecuing is a flavorful way of cooking no matter the season. In this sense, eating outdoors is one of the great joys of summer and one of our most-loved rituals. During this season, you can smell the grill smoke in the air. But sometimes, these smells come with calorie-packed eats. Many of us end up eating very high-fat …

Pico de gallo recipe for grilled meat

5 essential sauces to surprise everyone at your barbecue

What’s more attractive than an outdoor meal on a hot summer day? For example, imagine the ashen grey of coal becoming bright red, the aroma of the food roasting on your barbecue and stimulating everyone’s appetite. There are delicious juicy steaks, chicken wings or sausages. Also, you can certainly cook fish and vegetables. This kind of food tastes better outdoors …