Category Archives: Barbecue

BBQ and Health – Is Barbecue Good for You?

There’s no question that BBQ is delicious. Unfortunately, things that taste great aren’t always the healthiest. Does that mean BBQ is bad for you? Thankfully, no. In fact, it has a few particularly healthy aspects. Additionally, BBQ offers a lot …
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Lexington vs. Eastern – What is North Carolina Style BBQ?

BBQ is something that gets taken very seriously, especially in certain regions of the US. Take North Carolina, for example. Though the common man will often mention Tennessee or Texas when talking about BBQ, the passion is just as fiery …
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Kill the Winter Blues with a BBQ Party

If you’re like us, you’ve been invited to more holiday parties than you can fit into your schedule. While holiday parties are great, they can all kind of bleed together. Why not shake things up a bit? Skip throwing your …
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The Science of BBQ

So we all know that barbecue is food (generally meat) cooked over an open flame, and that it’s delicious. But how exactly does it work, you may wonder. Why does the fire make it taste that much better than searing …
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Fourth of July Pro-Tips and Party Ideas

July is coming up fast which means it’s time to party like it’s 1776. Well, maybe not, but make no mistake, the Fourth of July is upon us, and there’s some celebrating to do. After all, the purpose of the …
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Why Barbecue Makes for the Perfect Spring Wedding

As we head into March, the remnants of snow will (hopefully) be disappearing.  Leaves and flowers will begin to bud.  Birds will begin to chirp.  Before you know it, spring will be here. And with it will come the beauty …
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The Best BBQ-related Gifts

With the holidays literally right around the corner (seriously, can you believe that Christmas is less than two weeks away?), we’ve been trying to come up with ideas for what to give our loved ones this holiday season. And, since …
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The Best BBQ Side Dishes

Are you thinking about having barbecue at your next event? If so, you have a number of different meal options. Choosing the main course may be fairly easy, but then you have to pick out a couple of sides, and …
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Rudy’s Makes Online Ordering a Breeze

If you’re preparing for an event, you’ve probably looked at your catering options. No matter where you live, you’ll find many restaurants that do catering. Dayton, Ohio, residents have a great option for barbeque: Rudy’s. Rudy’s has a large selection …
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What’s the Deal with Brining?

Have you heard about brining? Many people have started brining their meats, including chicken, fish, pork, and more. Brining can add a great amount of flavor to your foods before you bake, smoke, grill, broil, or roast them. A lot …
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True barbeque as practiced in the American South has 4
main ingredients- quality meats, low temperatures, wood
burning for flavor enhancement, and lots and lots of
patience, which is exactly what we do here at Rudy’s
Smokehouse.
All Glory be to God!