Fire Up the Grill -- It's Men Make Dinner Day!

Yes, it's true, it's National Men Make Dinner Day! Guys, the safest route to success is to incorporate a bbq into your dinner plans. Not to stereotype, but I know the caveman in you loves nothing more than an excuse to fire up the grill  (and speaking of stereotypes, we'll know men and women are equal in the household activities department when we have a National Women Make Dinner Day!) If you need a cheat sheet on what to cook,...

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Fall Grilling Fun - 5 Reasons Autumn is the Best BBQ Season

Fall Grilling Fun If you live in a seasonal climate where temps are beginning to dip, fall grilling may not sound as appealing as cozying up in front of the fireplace but you have all winter for that. Autumn is actually the ideal time for barbecuing, so ditch your father's custom of covering up the grill after Labor Day. Open your mind and stoke the flames for some fall grilling fun...   5 Reasons Autumn is the Best BBQ Season...

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iBBQ's Angara Grill Table Comes to Project Fire

A Guest Blog Post by Steven Raichlen The grill table arrived on the set of Project Fire in several large crates. I watched, intrigued, as our "fire wrangler" (the guy responsible for firing our grills - yes, that's an actual job) unpacked and assembled it. Sturdy metal legs. A clever wooden box doubles as a side table for hiding the propane tank. A large sleek tropical wood platform. And what's that in the center? Hmm, a long rectangular grill grate... The Angara...

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Mediterranean Grilled Oysters - Steven Raichlen Recipe #3

Grilled Oysters Recipe from Grillmaster Steven Raichlen Grilled oysters in August? Go for it! Thanks to modern day oyster farming, stricter environmental regulations, and better food safety practices, the old rule of only eating oysters in months containing the letter "R" no longer applies. And since scientists believe the old oyster aphrodisiac myth is actually true (Oysters Really Are Aphrodisiacs), why not indulge ASAP and enjoy a little summer romance? Whether you fall for your date or not, you definitely...

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Chic BBQ Party Ideas

9 Tips to Take Your Barbecue Party Over the Top!   Chic bbq party - is that an oxymoron? Nope. If done right, your barbecue can combine the relaxed feel and comfort food of a typical grill-out picnic with special touches that take the menu, decor, and entertainment up a notch...or ten. Your guests will never forget it. This chic bbq post is inspired by a fabulous 4th of July/70th birthday party I attended at a stunning home on the...

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Lemon and Parmesan Grilled Asparagus - Steven Raichlen Recipe #2

Grilled Asparagus with Lemon and Parmesan Simply Delicious Steven Raichlen Recipe #2! This grilled asparagus recipe from Project Fire's Steven Raichlen is super easy and the perfect way to add a touch of sophistication to your bbq party menu. Grilling veggies like asparagus is also a great way to introduce kids to cooking on your Angara grill table. They'll have fun turning the asparagus spears and determining how crisp they should be before it's time to take them off the...

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