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Our Favorite BBQ Smoker Recipes

Perfect for your next backyard barbecue.
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11 Backyard Smoker Recipes

If you don't have a smoker yet then these recipes will convince you to get one.

Smoked Party Wings

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Smoked Party Wings

How to BBQ Right

Skip the oil and start firing up the smoker!

Smoked Beef Cheek Tacos

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Smoked Beef Cheek Tacos

How to BBQ Right

The beef cheek is incredibly tender and full of flavor. It’s marbled with fat and has a richness like no other cut of beef.

Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

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Smoked Gouda Mac and Cheese

Compelled to Cook

A summer twist on the classic Mac and Cheese.

Smoked Porchetta

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Smoked Porchetta

How to BBQ Right

A Smoked Porchetta Roast is a culinary thing of beauty, and for this recipe I’m taking it one step further by preparing it outside on the smoker.

Smoked Hamburgers

PEANUT-FREETREE NUT-FREE

Smoked Hamburgers

How to BBQ Right

This burger is so juicy and you really get that hickory smoke flavor your neighbors will be knocking on your door.

Parmesan Garlic Smoked Potatoes

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Parmesan Garlic Smoked Potatoes

How to BBQ Right

Take potatoes to the next level. Smoked potatoes with bacon are an easy and delicious side dish.

Smoked Blue Crab

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Smoked Blue Crab

How to BBQ Right

Eating crabs is a social thing, so there is no better time to get some than when you are having a backyard BBQ – these Smoked Blue Crab give a whole, new meaning to surf and turf!

Homemade Applewood Smoked Bacon

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Homemade Applewood Smoked Bacon

Garlic & Zest

This bacon is outrageously good! It’s smoky and meaty and exactly what you want next to your eggs in the morning – or on your BLT! Making your own bacon might seem like a daunting prospect, but there is really nothing that compares to from-scratch, applewood smoked bacon.

Soak and Smoke Chicken

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Soak and Smoke Chicken

LodgeCastIron

This smoked chicken recipe will change the way you eat chicken forever.

Applewood Smoked Pineapple Chow

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Applewood Smoked Pineapple Chow

CaribbeanPot

Chow is cross between a salad and pickle, usually made using a tart fruit and is popular in the Southern Caribbean.

Smoked Mushroom Soup with Gorgonzola Toast

PEANUT-FREETREE NUT-FREE

Smoked Mushroom Soup with Gorgonzola Toast

East After Noon

This decadent pair carries within it the flavor of seasonal produce and a smoky taste that hints at the warmth and indulgence of staying inside on a rainy day.

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