Broil King: PULLED PORK GAME DAY RECIPES

Don’t miss any of the action with these crowd-pleasing recipes.  Slow cook the pork shoulder ahead of time and then on game day easily pull it all together.

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Prep time: 20 minutes
Serves: 6-8
Difficulty: 1/5
Cook Time: 15 minutes

INGREDIENTS

2 bags tortilla chips
3 cups pulled pork
1 cup green onions
1 cup diced tomatoes
¼ cup diced cilantro
¼ cup diced poblano pepper
¼ cup diced pepperoncini
3 cups manchego cheese
Hoisin sauce

DIRECTIONS

Grab your favorite round pan or dish, add a layer of tortilla chips then sprinkle on some green onion, tomato, poblano peppers, pepperoncini, cilantro, pulled pork and cheese. Drizzle with a little hoisin sauce. Add another layer of tortilla chips and the other half of the topping ingredients, drizzle with more hoisin sauce.

Preheat your grill on HIGH for 15 minutes then place the pan of nachos directly on the cooking grids. Reduce heat to MEDIUM and bake for 15 minutes or until the cheese is melted and golden.

Serve with salsa and sour cream or guacamole.

The Broil King Paella Pan works great for this recipe.


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Prep time: 20 minutes
Serves: 4-6
Difficulty: 3/5
Cook Time: 1 hour

INGREDIENTS

500 grams (1.1 pounds) new potatoes
2 cups sliced or chopped carrots
2 cups of sliced or chipped celery
1 cup of peas
1 cup of sliced shallots
1 tablespoon garlic
2 cups pulled pork
¼ cup of butter
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 teaspoons pepper
2 teaspoons salt
2 teaspoons Broil King Perfect BBQ Spice Rub
473 ml of light beer, Kölsch used in this recipe
1 cup 18% milkfat cream
1 pie shell or pastry sheet – premade
8 biscuits – premade

DIRECTIONS

In a large bowl mix the potatoes, celery, carrots, peas, BBQ rub, salt, pepper and olive oil. Mix thoroughly and set aside. Preheat a large skillet over MEDIUM heat, melt butter, add shallots and sweat until softened. Add garlic to the shallots and continue to sweat. Add pre-seasoned remaining vegetables to the skillet, increase the heat and brown lightly, stir occasionally. Pour the beer in evenly, reduce heat to LOW and allow to simmer, stir occasionally. Let the beer to reduce roughly 10 minutes then add the cream, simmer for a further 10 minutes until starchy. Add the pulled pork and cook for another 5 minutes.

Preheat your gas grill on MEDIUM heat to a target temperature of 375°F (190°C). Season a cast skillet or pot thoroughly with butter then press pastry into the shape of the skillet. For a crisp shell bake the pastry for 15-20 minutes at 375°F (190°C) on your grill. Pour in the pie ingredients and spread out evenly, top with biscuits as evenly as possible. Bake at 375°F (190°C) for 30 minutes or until the biscuits are golden brown.


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Prep time: 10 minutes
Serves: 6-8
Difficulty: 1/5
Cook Time: 25 minutes

INGREDIENTS

2 tubes of Pillsbury® Crescents
2 cups pulled pork
2 cups of mozzarella cheese
Broil King® Perfect BBQ Sauce
¼ cup red onion

DIRECTIONS

Start with a pizza stone and some parchment paper. Cut the parchment into a circle and lay it out on the pizza stone. Place a medium sized bowl in the middle of the parchment paper then lay the crescent strips out around the bowl pointing outward. Remove the bowl, place the pulled pork close to the center around the ring. Top with onions and BBQ sauce, lots of BBQ sauce. Finally, top with cheese and wrap the crescents around to trap the ingredients.

Preheat your gas grill on MEDIUM heat to a target temperature of 375°F (190°C). Place the pizza stone on the grill and bake for 20 minutes or until the ring is golden brown. Remove ring, parchment and all with a pizza peel, cut into portion sizes. Place a bowl of dip or coleslaw in the middle. Serve and enjoy!

Find more great recipe ideas at broilkingbbq.com

Weber: 3 THINGS YOU MUST DO FOR YOUR GRILL AFTER SUMMER

If you are like many of our fans you are going to keep grilling all year!  Here are 3 things to try out this fall.

1. Your grill could probably use a little fall cleaning.  Like spring cleaning, and even weekly maintenance, fall cleaning is still important. Believe me, you will be happy you spruced up your grill in the warmer weather! We’ve got a whole blog on fall cleaning tips that you can check out.

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2. Try out some new recipes! Ribs and pork are super popular year round but especially in the fall. We’ve got lots of tips and recipes ideas for you for ribs here and pork here.

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Be sure to share all that you are grilling this fall with us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter!

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Danby: 5 microwave recipes you didn’t know were possible

Can you name a kitchen appliance that revolutionized dinner time as much as the microwave? When cheap microwaves were first made available for home use in the late ‘70s, they were marveled for their speed and convenience. At the time, many thought it would be able to replace their oven, cooking roasts and casseroles in a fraction of the time.

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While you could cook those things in much less time in a microwave, the results of some meals weren’t quite the same as cooking in the oven. Microwaves couldn’t completely replace the traditional oven. But while most of us know there are limitations to what a microwave can and can’t do, you might be surprised to learn what dishes are not only possible, but practical and delicious!

Here are 5 microwave recipes you didn’t know were even possible.

1. Crispy Bacon

You might have cooked bacon in the microwave before, but here’s a good trick: drape the bacon over a bowl. The bacon will crisp up and the grease will run down the sides of the bowl. This helps the bacon get crispy and helps eliminate some of the extra grease.

It’s also a good idea to lay a paper towel over the bacon as it cooks. It will keep bacon grease from splattering the inside of your microwave.

2. Muffin in a mug

The morning is often a busy time, so why not use a microwave to make a tasty and convenient morning muffin?

Just mix 1 egg, and 2 tablespoons of sugar, flour, milk, cooking oil, and your favorite fruit (or chocolate). Mix well and then microwave for 3 minutes. Depending on the power of your microwave, it may take more or less time so keep a close eye on it the first time you run this recipe.

3. Scrambled Eggs

Another breakfast recipe to start your day off right, scrambled eggs are nutritious and easy to whip up when you’re hungry.

Simply scramble your eggs, add a dash of milk, salt and pepper to your tastes, and microwave it in 30 second increments (or shorter if your microwave is powerful). Stir in between each increment until your eggs reach your desired cook. Plate—maybe with some microwave bacon—and enjoy!

4. Potato Chips

Potato chips are a snack food that is hard to put down but making them yourself is much easier and potentially healthier than going to buy a bag at the store.

Most people don’t expect their microwave to make crispy foods, but they are remarkably good at making chips!

Simply cut your potatoes as thin as possible (a mandolin slicer is ideal for this), mix the slices with a small amount of healthy oil, and place them on a sheet of parchment paper on a microwave safe dish. Sprinkle a bit of salt or flavoring, and microwave for 5 minutes or until they’re crispy.

5. Banana Bread in a mug

Nothing is better than the smell of freshly baked banana bread, but it might be a chore to fire up the oven and bake a full loaf. You can do it much easier on a smaller scale though in your microwave.

Take these ingredients:

  • 1 egg
  • 3 T flour
  • 2 T sugar
  • 2 T brown sugar
  • 1/8 tsp baking powder
  • 1/8 tsp baking soda
  • ¼ tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 T oil
  • 1 T milk
  • Half a banana (mushed)

And mix them thoroughly. Place into a mug misted with non-stick spray or rubbed with butter and microwave for 2 to 3 minutes. Again, the time may vary depending on the power of your microwave.

If you’ve got a microwave and an appetite give one or two of these recipes a try. You might be pleasantly surprised at how easy and delicious cooking with a microwave can be!