‘Around The Smoker’

Week three of the college football season is upon us and many are focused on the key match-ups. Some say those are Florida State vs. Louisville, Alabama vs. Ole Miss, and Ohio State vs. Oklahoma. While all of those are very important we have found three more key tailgate match-ups for all of you tailgaters

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Do you smell that? Smells like football. The college football season kicks off this weekend and the NFL follows just a few days behind. Hard to believe that we were able to occupy our time since February, but after watching badminton and 2 guys playing catch on ESPN 2 it’s time for some football. Along

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Football season is less than a month away.  That magical time where where a guy can look his opponent in the eyes and know that he has bested his foe.  And this all happens in the parking lot before the game even starts.  We are talking the highly competitive sport of tailgating here.  You don’t

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So the grill or smoker is going and the meat is just about done.  If you looked this up and are reading it you just figured out that you used your last bottle of Fat Boy Natural BBQ sauce last week.  Never fear, we are here to help you with a simple and quick way

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There are almost as many BBQ sauces out there as people who use BBQ sauce.  These sauces use all types of ingredients.  A question that we get all the time is what makes a good natural BBQ sauce? In our humble opinion it all starts with what you choose to put in it, and what

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We would like to be very clear.  Fried chicken is one of the most awesome things on the planet.  It’s almost as good as bacon.  The problem is that it is also one of the most unhealthy ways that you can eat chicken. Don’t get us wrong, it has its time and place, and we

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In some corners of the BBQ world it can be considered a sin, but sometimes you run out of sauce.  If you can’t just run out to the store and get some Fat Boy BBQ sauce we thought we would give you a quick home recipe that most people can make in about 15 minutes

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Memorial day is just around the corner and we thought you may want some burger cooking tips from Fat Boy Natural BBQ. When it comes to cooking a burger, there are several different types of beef that you can use.  We have found the best results by using an 80/20 ground beef mix.  This ratio

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We’ve all done it – we have our huge cart of groceries at the store blocking the meat section while we scratch our heads trying to decide which steak to buy (and yes, we’re guilty of the huge car kid cart that takes up nearly an entire aisle – sorry about that). The key to

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According to a couple of people out there on the great innerweb, December 30 happens to be Bacon Day. Bacon Day is a fairly easy holiday to celebrate. The 4 Commandments of Bacon Day: Thou shalt eat much bacon, both in variety and in quality. If it says bacon on the package, it shalt be

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