Different Grilling Techniques for Barbecue Lovers

Barbecues are a great way to gather everyone – hot food, cold drinks and summer buzz. Time over time, barbecues tend to get boring because of the same grilling techniques being used repeatedly. There are a number of grilling methods that vary for different types of foods. Another thing to keep in mind is to update your ways by purchasing the latest barbecue and grilling equipment. The newest Q grills are modern, efficient, portable and excellent for small spaces. Keep yourself updated with the latest innovations in barbecue technology, as well as keep trying out different grilling techniques from time to time.

Different Grilling Techniques for Barbecue Lovers

Grilling Methods

Direct Heat Grilling

The heat is normally high and perfect for searing. Searing includes utilizing high heat to “blaze” both sides of your food for a couple of minutes to seal flavors. The thicker your meat the more you can sear. Once the searing has been done, the food item can then be transferred to the ‘not-so-hot’ part of the grill so it can cool down a bit. Cheeseburgers, steaks, slashes, frankfurters even kabobs do well with direct heat. These foods usually take 30 minutes or less to be completely cooked.

Indirect Grilling

Indirect grilling is a strategy where the sustenance is cooked with reflected or roundabout heat. It includes not putting the nourishment over an immediate heat source and usually keeping the top secured.

On the off chance that the nourishment must be set over the heat source then the temperature should be low for the sustenance to cook ‘in a roundabout way’. It resembles simmering in a broiler. Larger pieces that take a while to cook like entire turkeys, leg of sheep and many dishes can be cooked thusly. Sometimes food items are grilled over direct heat initially, to seal flavors, then they are cooked with indirect heat.


Smoking is one of those techniques that has a more specific way to deal with it. It must be done outside. You can “smoke” while grilling with gas or while barbecuing with charcoal. This real procedure includes cooking food at a low temperature in a shut chamber and for quite a while, subsequently the business term, ‘low and moderate’. You can use any of your most loved choice of hardwood smoking wood chips, lumps, pellets or even clean to “flavor” the nourishment. The heat source is normally some place alongside the sustenance or even in an alternate chamber or box. The outcome is generally extremely delicate, smoke-enhanced sustenance that is ‘amazing’. You recognize what that implies!

Rotisserie Grilling

Rotisserie grilling is one of those barbecuing techniques that is rapidly picking up in notoriety. It is additionally alluded to as spit simmering. In this strategy, food is set in a chamber with a mechanized turn spit or a pivoting stick. There are exceptional earthenware or infrared burners that deliver the indirect heat required for cooking. A charcoal fire can likewise be utilized to create the indirect heat.

Some new grills have an inherent engine gathering to pivot the nourishment. Post-retail engines are accessible for ‘do-it-without anyone else’s help’ establishment if your grill does not have one. You can cook entire flying creatures, meals and ribs along these lines