Category Archives: Media

A Barbecue Pit Grows In Brooklyn – As Does A Friendship

Sometimes a gesture turns out to be the most meaningful. I was floored when I read this article in Food Republic. My friend Matt Fisher is much too generous in the praise, but I certainly feel the same way about … Continue reading

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BBQ Restaurants: Blue Smoke

I don’t usually lead readers to articles on other sites, but I think you’ll enjoy reading this one. Mark Maynard-Parisi sits down with The Atlantic and reminisces on the beginnings of Blue Smoke, one of Manhattan’s oldest barbecue restaurants, where it is today … Continue reading

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Where There’s Smoke – There’s Flavor

Alton Brown’s at it again. Interesting little video, but please, PLEASE don’t follow his advice on cooking pork butt.

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Real Cheap Eats

What do I do when I’m not manning a BBQ pit? Well, for the past 7 months or so, I’ve been writing a weekly food column called The Bite, over at my favorite hyper-local news site: Sheepshead Bites. The Bite … Continue reading

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Grillers Get Fired Up

Hey – I made the New York Daily News today.  Here’s the article. Where there’s smoke, there’s barbecue. Article by Ben Chapman,  Daily News Staff Writer Grilled food fanatics from around the city will be out in force for Saturday’s Grillin’ … Continue reading

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