As the warm weather beckons us outside, it is once again time to fire-up the grills and barbeques and fill the air with the scent of hardwood and charcoal. In this two-day grilling and barbecuing extravaganza, you will rediscover the joys of America’s favorite backyard entertaining. Not only will you learn to grill the perfect steak, you will also hot smoke and barbecue everything from seafood, meat, and poultry to vegetables and side dishes. You'll also prepare traditional BBQ side dishes such as potato salad and macaroni and cheese.
From North Carolina pulled pork to Kansas City ribs, you will BBQ your way across the United States. You’ll also explore the fundamentals of food and grilling safety, discuss equipment needs (and wants), and learn about brines, rubs, marinades, and sauces. After spending two days in our intensive Grilling and BBQ Boot Camp, you will have a newfound comfort wielding the tools of the grill.
When you enlist in CIA BBQ Boot Camp, you’ll receive a chef’s uniform, which includes a jacket, pants, and a neckerchief. Paper chef’s hats, side towels, and aprons will be provided in class.
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