BBQ and Beer

The History of Smoked Meat

The History of Smoked Meat

If you are a meat lover, like many people are, then you most likely enjoy trying new recipes. There are many ways to enjoy meat, from the grill to the oven. Perhaps, one of the most popular ways in which to dine is with smoked meat. Smoked meat has a distinct flavor from the smoking process that cannot be duplicated via the oven or grill. But where did it all begin? Who decided to try the smoking process for the very first time? The history of smoked meat is quite interesting and something that meat lovers are sure to enjoy learning about. Read on to see how this delicious cooking process first came about.

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Maryland Backyard BBQ Basics

Maryland Backyard BBQ Basics

There is no denying that backyard barbecues are an American tradition, especially if you are a Maryland local. The Chesapeake Bay serves as the perfect backdrop to a relaxing evening with good food and great friends. Whether you are hosting or just attending a backyard BBQ this season, there are a few essentials that will make your party fun and memorable for years to come. To make things easy, we’ve made a list of must-have Maryland BBQ basics that should get you started.

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What is Kielbasa?

What is Kielbasa?

Having originated in Poland, Kielbasa is a delicious food item that is now enjoyed around the world. Nearly everyone has tried this sausage in some form and at some point in time, be it in a dish for dinner or straight off the grill. It is a fun word to say and has a most interesting history. Learn more about Kielbasa, it’s history and how it is made.

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The History of Beer

The History of Beer

At Chad’s BBQ we all love beer! Did you know that humans have been brewing and imbibing this frothy beverage for over 5000 years? Learn about that, and more, with this history of beer. Cheers!

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We Love Maryland Craft Beers​ ​Part 2

We Love Maryland Craft Beers​ ​Part 2

We already mentioned, and you should know, that we love craft beer. So much, you may recall from our Part 1 of our We Love Maryland Craft Beers Part 2 series. To continue our ode to craft beer and pride in Maryland, we have some more great breweries and brews you should check out.

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We Love Maryland Craft Beers Part 1

We Love Maryland Craft Beers Part 1

We love craft beer. We are of the opinion that beer and BBQ go hand in hand (for the over 21, of course!). This is why we take the time to research the latest and greatest beers available. And, being that we are all about the Maryland life we fully support Maryland breweries. In fact, we have over a dozen Maryland brews for you to savor. Because let’s be honest, Maryland craft beers make the land of pleasant living only that much more pleasant.

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