Author: Stacy and Mike

Bowl of apple cider bbq sauce.

Homemade Apple Cider BBQ Sauce

Sweet and tangy, Apple Cider BBQ Sauce is quick and easy to make. This BBQ sauce is perfect for grilled turkey breasts and pulled pork. Because this sauce is so easy to make, it has become one of our most made sauces. The ingredients are simple and it can be made quickly, so when a […]


Chili Dogs

These chili dogs are grilled on a BBQ and are perfect for a crowd. Turn this recipe into a buffet-style BBQ with toppings and side dishes for a Saturday night BBQ or keep it simple for a quick weeknight dinner. A grilled hot dog is good, but a grilled hot dog topped with chili is […]

bowls of spices: salt, coriander seeds, mustard seeds, peppercorns, garlic powder, onion powder and dill, along with dried rosemary on a cutting board.
Seasoning and Spice Mixes

Homemade Montreal Steak Spice

A good steak needs to be seasoned before grilling, and this Homemade Montreal Steak Spice is perfect for any steak! When it comes to steak, everyone likes their steak cooked differently: rare, medium-rare, or medium. But the one thing everyone seems to agree on is that a steak needs to be properly seasoned before cooking. […]

Chili cheese burger on a plate
BBQ, Beef

Chili Cheese Burgers

Chili Cheese Burgers are two comfort foods combined to make one delicious burger that is sure to please everyone. Who doesn’t love a good burger, but top it with cheese and chili and you’ve got a whole new experience. When we make homemade chili, we almost always make extra for making Chili Cheese Burgers with […]

Slices of Grapefruit pork tenderloin on a wooden cutting board

Grapefruit Pork Tenderloin

Grapefruit Pork Tenderloin is perfect for a weeknight dinner or your next weekend BBQ. Juicy and tender, this pork tenderloin recipe is easy to make and full of flavour. This recipe quickly became a family favourite because of its tender, juicy and sweet flavour. The marinade only takes two hours to penetrate the pork tenderloins […]

Plate of sliced grilled Mexican chicken with cilantro pieces on top
BBQ, Chicken and Turkey

Grilled Mexican Chicken Thighs

Tender and juicy, Grilled Mexican Chicken Thighs are perfect for tacos or serving over rice. These thighs are  bursting with Mexican-inspired flavours. These will be sure to please at your next BBQ. Chicken thighs are great for the BBQ. They are easy to grill and versatile. The marinade for this recipe is perfect for chicken […]

A stack of five patty melts

Griddle Patty Melts

Patty Melts are a diner favourite, and the Griddle Patty Melts will save you from ever having to visit a diner for one again. These patty melts are so easy to make and are made with only a handful of ingredients. These Griddle Patty Melts are a family favourite. We used to make them in […]

A small bowl of creamy cilantro jalapeno sauce with a spoon of sauce hovering above the bowl

Creamy Cilantro Jalapeno Sauce

This Creamy Cilantro Jalapeno Sauce is ready in less than 15 minutes and is perfect for all kinds of dishes including grilled chicken, fish tacos, and more. We keep this sauce on hand, especially in the summer. It is great for all kinds of grilled meats, salads, tacos, and more. It has become a staple […]