May is National BBQ Month

May is National BBQ Month

Did you know that May is National BBQ Month? Well, now you do. But, it doesn’t make much difference to Chad’s because every month is National BBQ Month here. If you can’t get enough of the sweet and smoky goodness, it’s the perfect time of year to enjoy it. Instead of cooking the same old meats and sides, why not branch out a bit? In the spirit of this national holiday, here are five new ways to enjoy the BBQ that we all love. 

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5 Beers You Should Try This Spring

5 Beers You Should Try This Spring

Alas, today marks the first day of Spring, which means we’ve seen the last of icy windshields, early sunsets, and cold hands. Instead, we can look forward to replacing a winter coat for a sweatshirt and a scarf for a pair of sunglasses. And, what better reason to celebrate than with a new brew on a sunshiny day? Without further ado, we’ve got 5 beers you should try this Spring.

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5 Events Perfect for BBQ Catering

5 Events Perfect for BBQ Catering

Food is often the most important component of any special event. The guests may not remember every aspect of the night, but they won’t forget about the food (especially if it’s good). So, give your guests something they’ll savor and appreciate: BBQ catering. It’s suitable for any type of event, no matter how casual or formal. Here are 5 events that are perfect for BBQ catering, courtesy of Chads BBQ. 

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The History of Coleslaw

The History of Coleslaw

Paired often with slow-cooked barbecue, grilled chicken or pork, coleslaw is one of the most popular side dishes. But, where was this American favorite created? How did it become the side dish that it is today? As the experts on barbecue and its popular sides, we’re here to tell you the story of how this dish came to be. Read below to discover the unique history of coleslaw.

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Different Meat Cuts Explained

Different Meat Cuts Explained

Have you ever noticed just how many different types of meat there are? There’s steak, ribs, pastrami, and burgers, just to name a few – and that’s only including beef. That’s because meat looks and tastes different depending on where it comes from on the animal. Meat from a cow’s rear end is prepared and served very differently than meat from the cow’s shoulders. The same idea applies to other animals, too, such as pigs. To help you get a better understanding of meat cuts, here’s a breakdown. 

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3 Recipes to Try with Chad’s Sauces

3 Recipes to Try with Chad’s Sauces

If there’s one thing we know to be true, it’s that there’s no such thing as good BBQ without an equally good sauce. Some would even argue that it’s the best part, but that’s still left to be debated. The right sauce isn’t too sweet, too tangy, too hot, or too smoky. It’s not overly thick or thin, but just right. You know it when you taste it. So, whatever juicy BBQ you choose to indulge in, don’t skimp on the good stuff. And, by ‘good stuff’ we mean Chad’s sauces. This fall, get cookin’ and try these delicious recipes made with Chad’s homemade sauces. 

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Our 5 Favorite Seasonal Beers for Fall

Our 5 Favorite Seasonal Beers for Fall

It’s that time of year again when the leaves begin changing colors and the air smells crisp and cold. Autumn is a unique season – one where the flavors and scents of pumpkin, maple, apple, and cinnamon alone can transport us back in time. And, it’s also the time of year where brewers are aiming to bottle up holiday-specific flavors that complement the season. Even if you’re not a fan of pumpkin spice flavor, there are plenty of seasonal beers to enjoy this fall. While some brews feature seasonal ingredients, such as cinnamon and nutmeg, others are full-bodied and malty. At Chad’s BBQ, we love the fall season – and the brews that come with it. Here are some of our favorites.

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Great BBQ Recipes for Your Crock-Pot

Great BBQ Recipes for Your Crock-Pot

Can’t get enough barbeque? When you’re not eating at Chad’s, you can still enjoy your favorite BBQ meals from the comfort of your home. You don’t even need special equipment or appliances. In fact, all you need is a Crock-Pot® or another slow cooker. Follow these BBQ recipes for your Crock-Pot to make quick, simple and tasty meals the whole family will love.

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15 Rustic Fall Wedding Ideas

15 Rustic Fall Wedding Ideas

Who says wedding season is only in the summer? Fall weddings are cooler, the colors are beautiful, and the pictures are absolutely stunning. Make your rustic fall wedding in Maryland truly magical with these 15 fall wedding ideas. From the décor to the catering, your wedding day should be special from start to finish.

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3 Common Smoking Mistakes That Ruin Your BBQ

3 Common Smoking Mistakes That Ruin Your BBQ

If you’re a beginner at the smoker, you might be sabotaging your barbecue efforts – even if you don’t realize it yet. So, make sure you avoid these smoking mistakes new smokers often make. Then, you can ensure that your next family cookout goes off without a hitch.

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