If you had great smoked BBQ you’d certainly know what is so special about it. If we didn’t think it was special we wouldn’t have opened Charlie and Jake’s here in Melbourne, Florida. Yep, in Huntington, Alabama, where our founders come from, they love a good BBQ. When they came here they opened our BBQ restaurant so we could share the great food and so we could all eat it ourselves whenever we want to, just like back home. [Read more…] about What Makes Smoked BBQ So Special?
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When you think of Florida you think of sun and fun, surf and turf, Disneyland, the Space Shuttle and beautiful sandy beaches. You think of tropical drinks beachside and relaxing under your beach umbrella while lulled by the sounds of the waves reaching the shore. We will bet that the one thing you don’t think of is that this is the land of BBQ. Well, that’s because it isn’t, unless of course you’re on the Space Coast because, my friends, if you are near Melbourne, Florida or Eau Gallie, Florida, you should start thinking BBQ. [Read more…] about A Little Bit of Restaurant Heaven
We don’t know anyone that doesn’t like a BBQ. Who can resist that tangy taste a BBQ sauce gives to your meats. Just think of that chicken that has a BBQ flavor you can’t get with herbs and seasonings. And the best part is how the meat just slides right off the bone. Ribs with tender, juicy meat that melts in your mouth and also falls off of the bone is another memorable meal. Your mouth should be watering right now. Myself, I’m heading for the kitchen to get some BBQ.
Though the BBQ sauce itself pretty much sets the tone for the flavor imparted to your taste buds, how you cook the meat dictates a whole lot more. There are several ways to cook your BBQ but he main ones are grilling with wood, grilling with charcoal and smoking. Each method has its drawbacks and benefits. [Read more…] about It’s a BBQ!