Need something to do?

Posted by jtracy on July 26, 2015

At what level are your BBQ skills? Rank amateur? Weekend Warrior? All pro?

Regardless of your grit at the grill, you might want to listen to this week’s show.

I have Jesse Henry, world class BBQ competitor, caterer and Golf Pro. The perfect combination, from my humble perspective. Jesse will share what it takes to compete on the highest level of the …

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Lets go to Brazil

Posted by jtracy on July 18, 2015

Today we are going to do a bit of traveling to Brazil, at least in our minds. I’ve been fortunate enough to travel to many parts of the world and Brazil is one of them. The way the Brazilians cook their meat and the minimal spices they use make it different but very tasty.

Henrique Konzen owner and creator of the …

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The middle of summer

Posted by jtracy on July 10, 2015



By now you have cleaned your grill (hopefully) and placed it in a prominent position on the deck or back porch. Your BBQ skills are coming back to you, like riding a bicycle.  The steaks are looking more like they should and the chicken is not raw in the middle. Your bravery level is increasing and maybe this weekend you …

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Why we Celebrate

Posted by jtracy on July 2, 2015


Each year about this time out come the fireworks stand. Radio ads for festivals, concerts, movies fill the airwaves. It’s all good. We live where such things are not only possible but expected. How did we get to this point? Twitter? Facebook? Instagram? I think not. Those and many other examples are the end result not the beginning.

We celebrate because …

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Plans for the 4th?

Posted by jtracy on June 22, 2015

The 4th is almost here!!


I hope you all had a great Father’s Day weekend. Did you get a little BBQ or grill time on the deck or in the back yard? I hope so. If you missed it the biggest BBQ weekend of the years is rapidly approaching. The 4th of July!!

To help you get ready BBQ Nation has …

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