Announcing Joe Sandwich!

Hey now! We’re back after being absent for much too long. Well, we’ve been up to things… a lot of things. Since last fall hit, Joe and I have been busy gearing up a catering business. There’s lots in store for the future, but we’ll get into the details later.

First, we just want people to know we’re not dead. So there. We’re not dead.

NDSU BBQ Boot Camp 2012

It’s that time of the year! NDSU BBQ Boot Camp is heating up and ready to ignite June 20th at the Fargodome. Get ya tickets, because seats are limited!

WDAY 970 AM 90th Anniversary

Hey, folks! If you’re in the Fargo area, come out and join us at WDAY 970 AM’s 90th Anniversary Celebration at the FMCT in Island Park. Joe and Charpie will be there from 4PM-7PM today for a meet and greet. Chris Gabriel, our gracious host on the airwaves every Thursday at 12:20PM, will be joining us and serving hot dogs.

Big Boys Toys Expo

If you’re in the Fargo area, Grilling Addiction boys Joe and Charpie will be manning the grates outside the Fargodome this Saturday, April 28th! Come check it out! We’ll be fielding any grillin’ questions you may have all day from 10:00am to 4:30pm. At 5:00pm we’ll be taking the stage in the dome to talk meat! You’re not going to want to miss out – especially considering the Hooters pageant is on right after us so you’ll have your spot claimed early.

Fabulous Food Show 2012

If you’re in the Cleveland area and you like food you may want to stop and check out the Fabulous Food Show this weekend. There will be live demos from a pretty great lineup of grillmasters including Bobby Flay, Emeril Lagasse, Steven Raichlen, and Jamie Purviance. Hot damn I wish I was there.

NDSU BBQ Boot Camp 2011 Kick-Off

It is barbecuing time! BBQ Boot Camp will kick off the 2011 season on April 30th after the NDSU Green and Gold football game. The BBQ Boot Camp will take place outside of the Fargodome starting at 3pm.

BBQ Boot Camp is a great way for participants to learn about grilling, barbequing, spices, marinades, rubs, meat nutrition, food safety, meat degrees of doneness, as well as a ton of other great information. To get signed up for this great event or to look at the summer BBQ Boot Camp schedule, visit www.ndsu.edu/bbqbootcamp. Seats for this event are limited so sign up today!

Grill-A-Thon VIII

It’s here! Grill-A-Thon VIII is this Friday and Saturday at the Big Boys Toys Expo in the Fargodome in Fargo, ND! Joe Riley and Charpie will be joined with contributors Nick Olson and Shannon Charpentier for grilling tips, tricks and recipes!

Grill-A-Thon VIII is THIS Friday and Saturday, April 15th and 16th, at the Fargodome.

Fargo Ribfest 2010 Rib Ratings

It’s time for Ribfest 2010! Fargo welcomes cookers Johnson’s, Cowboy’s, Porky N’ Beans, Rasta Joe’s, Desperado’s, Willingham’s and Aussom Aussie’s to another installment of lip-smackin’ BBQ as we get ready to kick off Summer in the Midwest.

BBQ Boot Camp 2010

This Spring NDSU will be back for the second annual NDSU BBQ BOOT CAMP! Thank you to everyone who helped make the program a success in 2009. Last Summer NDSU was able to reach out to nearly 1000 people in North Dakota! NDSU’s team success helped earn the honor of receiving the 2009 Program of Excellence Award through the NDSU Extension Service.

Grill-A-Thon VII

It’s time to kick off Spring! Get ready for another awesome event from Grilling Addiction, Grill-A-Thon VII! We’re six times strong and ready to kick up some coals and throw some more good times on the grate. This Spring’s epic event is set for Saturday, May 22nd in Fargo, ND in conjunction with the Fargo Marathon. As motivated people take thousands of steps toward accomplishing lifelong goals, we’ll be taking minimal steps beyond the nine foot parameter of our Weber kettles and consuming large amounts of beef, pork and booze.

The location is set!