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A Guide to Buying a BBQ or Smoker

BBQ How-To

A Guide to Buying a BBQ or Smoker

This guide is aimed at someone who is relatively new to BBQ and needs advice. The purpose of this guide is not to be a definitive knowledge base, but to empower you with the correct terms and some basic knowledge so that you can do your research.

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BBQ Across the USA: A Regional Guide

BBQ Across the USA: A Regional Guide

For many Americans, barbecue isn't just a cooking technique—it's a cherished hobby, even a way of life. This sentiment is particularly strong in the southern states, where the tradition first took root. But did you know that the definition of "barbecue" varies from region to region? Here's the rundown on the various types of barbecue that are popular in the US.

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Our Top 10 Netflix Food Shows

Netflix Review

Our Top 10 Netflix Food Shows

We are a bit obsessed with food here in Great Northern Larder. That means we watch a lot of food-related shows on Netflix. Here are 10 of our favourites. They have a lot in common. They are all about the enjoyment of food, not about your health or the evil in the food industry. They are mostly centred around chefs and commercial cooking. They are all beautiful to watch. The Chef Show Our favourite. Watch the star of the Chef movie, Jon Favreau and his friend Roy Choi recreate recipes from the movie, visit some great restaurants, and hang out...

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Slemish Market Supper Club

Slemish Market Supper Club

Laura and Ruairi attended the Slemish Market Summer Club on Rathlin Island in October 2019. Read all about 14 courses of local food and get some ideas on how to use seaweed and fresh Irish fish.

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The Pigeon House, Clontarf

Dublin Restaurant Review

The Pigeon House, Clontarf

The food choices in The Pigeon House include overnight oats with blood orange, grape, hazelnut, and maple syrup. There is Shakshuka (from the Middle East as it happens) which is basically a baked egg with yoghurt and veg. Creamed mushrooms on toast, Turkish eggs, and scrambled egg with Chorizo were other choices and then being brunch there were two burgers, beef or chicken, which both looked great. Again, I spotted a slight Middle Eastern vibe as the chicken burger had harissa paste, and the Turkish eggs obviously had an appropriate touch of the exotic in the form of tahini yoghurt, rose harissa feta, and mint.

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