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July 4th Grilling Ideas

Hamburgers, hot dogs and corn on the cob are the go to grilling foods for any July 4th cookout. Today we're going to showcase some uncommon but delicious twists on these American staples, from various regions of the U.S. Whichever one you choose to cook for your holiday barbecue will sure to be a hit.  Alabama White Grilled Chicken, Juicy Lucy Burgers, Smash Burgers, Chicago Hot Dogs, and Grilled Corn on the Cob.  You can't go wrong with these recipes!  Get some inspiration today for your upcoming holiday grill out. Written by: Julie - A wife and busy mom of two who loves to subject her family to new recipes, some of which they end up liking and requesting again and...

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How to Cook Scallops on the Grill

Ah… Scallops! In my opinion, these are a pleasant, sweet, and tasty seafood that people can enjoy in the Summer without holding back. You know what’s even better? You don’t have to get stuck with ONE RECIPE when considering these. Instead, you can cook them in a bunch of different ways. For example, I’ve poached my scallops and I’ve also seared them on my stovetop. I’ve heard people eating them raw as well (not recommended though). However, nothing beats grilling them.  That’s what I’ll be talking about in this little article of mine. This piece will tell you how to grill scallops perfectly for your main dish. Or, you can have them skewer grilled. Planning to eat grilled Scallops with...

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A Guide on Thawing Steak Quickly and Defrosting Meat Fast

How often have you been to a dinner (or worse, hosted one) and thought everything was ready, only to find out the steak is frozen rock hard? It's like a cold rock on a plate. We've all been there. If you're like us (shout-out home cooks!), we love to keep our freezer stocked with frozen chicken thighs, hamburgers, beautifully marbled steaks, delicious pork loin, and various cuts of beef to prepare a delicious meal at any moment. We do love cooking, after all. Today at Great American Griller, we're going to cover everything related to thawing steak quickly. The Safest Way to Defrost Steak (Approved) Undoubtedly, the safest method to thaw a steak is in the refrigerator. The fridge keeps the...

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Charcoal Grill Cleaning Tips For Your Next Barbeque Session

As the leaves begin to fall and the temperature decreases, it’s time for “BARBEQUE PARTY.” When the mercury takes a plunge down, it doesn’t mean you have to sit in your cozy bed all day long. Winters bring with it its own set of challenges: snow, the gut-wrenching cold, and the struggle to go around have fun with your friends. But, wait, when you have your favorite charcoal grill by your side, why not learn how to cook mahi mahi on the grill and host a fantastic BBQ party. Even the cold weather doesn’t prevent the diehard grill masters from enjoying their favorite BBQ dishes. But, the thought of cleaning the grill after cooking may want you to put the idea of...

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