Product reviews are a big part of Embers & Flame. I don’t do negative reviews. That doesn’t mean I like every product, it just means I don’t write about the stuff I don’t like. The exception is restaurant reviews, with restaurants I’ll tell you what I think.
What’s a guy to do when he finds himself at a BBQ event and the owner of a BBQ dry rub company offers you a package to review? It’s a pretty easy decision you [...]
There are few companies with a reputation for great quality products and superb customer service levels. As far as I am concerned there is only one company to buy any kind [...]
I suspect that a few of my BBQ friends will attempt to have my BBQ Man Card revoked for using liquid smoke, let along writing a review and advocating the use of it. But just as adding BBQ sauce to the crock pot with your chicken doesn't give you barbecued chicken adding liquid smoke to your food doesn't give you smoked foods. [...]
I enjoy "hot" foods. My family always gets a kick out me breaking out into a sweat while eating a meal that has something with heat. To be honest it doesn't matter how hot the food item is I break out in a sweat. I can handle quite a bit of heat, but really prefer a spicy product that isn't hot for hot sake. Sweet Sunshine makes the claim their sauces have "flavor before fire." [...]
The name Barbecue 81 has a very special significance. It’s in honor of my dad, Ron Jessie, who wore the number 81 when he played for the L.A. Rams. I had the chance to [...]
“Since my childhood, I can remember my mother Millie cooking so many delicious southern dishes using her famous sauce. Millie’s memory still lives on in our [...]