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CBQ BBQ Jerk Shrimp

CBQ BBQ Jerk Shrimp

Central BBQ Jerk Shrimp Looking for a quick and easy recipe to snack on during Game Day? Your house will be "Watch Party Central" with this spicy s...
Air-fried BBQ Pasta Chips

Air-fried BBQ Pasta Chips

Central BBQ Pasta Chip Recipe We couldn't let a good viral challenge go by without putting our CBQ stamp on it!  Try out this super easy recipe the...
How to Make the Perfect Coleslaw

How to Make the Perfect Coleslaw

Looking for the perfect side item to bring to your watch party this fall? Amy walks you through the steps to make CBQ's delicious coleslaw!  Take t...
Lessons from the Central BBQ Kitchen - Smoked Wings

Lessons from the Central BBQ Kitchen - Smoked Wings

Meet Billy, our Kitchen Manager at CBQ Poplar. In preparation for BBQ Season, he's here to show how to prepare his favorite menu item, smoked wings...
Lessons from Craig - All About Smokers

Lessons from Craig - All About Smokers

Do you know the impact of direct and indirect heat? Learn from Craig as he shares information on different smokers and what to look for as you shop...
Lessons from Craig - Sauces 101

Lessons from Craig - Sauces 101

Craig highlights several different types of regional BBQ sauces. His biggest tip this month? If you choose to use a sauce, warm it first to ensure ...
Lessons from Craig - Wood Flavors for Smoking Meat

Lessons from Craig - Wood Flavors for Smoking Meat

This month, co-founder Craig Blondis provides insight on various types of wood used for smoking different meats. Flavor profiles can also be combin...
Lessons from Craig - Dry Marinade

Lessons from Craig - Dry Marinade

Have you ever wondered what a dry marinade is exactly? Take a listen to Craig as he explains this and more. 
Lessons from Craig - Brining Turkey

Lessons from Craig - Brining Turkey

Craig shares with us why we need to brine our turkey first and the best way to do so to get it ready for smoking, frying or roasting.
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Lessons from Craig - High on the Hog

Lessons from Craig Watch our co-founder, Craig Blondis, and learn the origin of "high on the hog" and how it relates to Central BBQ's delicious, s...
Smoking Ribs with Central BBQ

Smoking Ribs with Central BBQ

Meet Collin, our Kitchen Manager at CBQ Hillsboro. Watch to create your own rib rub and learn the sign for fall-off-the-bone ribs. Click here to wa...
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