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Have you got a gem of a BBQ tip? I'd love to hear from you and try it out at my next cookout. If you've perfected the perfect ribs recipe and want to share it, I'd be delighted to hear from you.

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Arbroath Smokies 
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I live in Thailand where propane is virtually non existent and BBQ grills are 2-3 times the price in the states without the quality. I saw on this forum …

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Smoking Temperature Too High Not rated yet
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Recently I got a smoker barbecue for my birthday but the instructions don't cover how to smoke the food. Help! Answer:- Most smoker instructions …

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