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Davy Crockett Pellet Grill Makes for a Tailgating Dream


Thanks for checking out this Green Mountain Davy Crockett pellet grill review. Fast becoming one of the most well known and respected brands out there – specifically for their top notch customer care – the GMG brand is finding its way into more and more homes in the US, as well as countries as far a field as Australia. Before I go into my review of the Davy Crockett Pellet Grill, allow me to give you some background on Green Mountain Grills.

Davy Crockett Pellet Grill Promo Video from Green Mountain Grills

The following video produced by the folks at Green Mountain Grills does a really nice job of going over the grills basic features, including power source options and the built-in Wi-Fi capability.

Like I have done with the What Everyone Should Know Before Buying a Pellet Smoker post, I’ve opted to use a corporate video produced by the company itself simply because they do a fine job and I found no inconsistencies between what is reported here and what I’ve found to be true in using the Davy Crockett Pellet Smoker at home myself.

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2014 Competition BBQ Christmas Giveaway

BBQ Give Header

It’s here, folks – my 2014 Competition BBQ Christmas Giveaway and I think you guys are going to love it! I mean, come on! BBQ Christmas Gifts don’t come any easier than this! Covering competition BBQ here in Central Florida and abroad has its privileges, like getting to know some of the nation’s top competition […]


Christmas Thermapen Give Away

Christmas Thermapen Giveaway Lead

Hey everyone, here’s a Christmas Thermapen (from ThermoWorks) Giveaway to say thanks for being loyal and frequent readers here at the BBQ Beat Blog! To enter, simply sign in with your Facebook Account or Email Account via the widget below. Then, share the contest via Twitter for one “Entry” and comment on a blog post (other than […]


How To Cook Competition BBQ Pork Butt


Thanks for checking out this post on How to Cook Competition BBQ Pork Butt. If you’re here, it’s likely because you’re either completely new to competition BBQ and are looking for more walks in the pork category. Or, perhaps your first walk! If you’ve been reading up on the subject of cooking competition BBQ pork […]


ThermoWorks Father’s Day Triple Crown Giveaway

ThermoWorks Father's Day Giveaway

Give Dad something to remember with this incredible ThermoWork’s Father’s Day Triple Crown Giveaway! Without question, keeping consistent and measurable temperatures is the most important part of ensuring your cook out or competition event turns out as planned. Lord knows! There’s nothing worse than spending good money on quality protein, rubs, soaks, and sauces and then shooting […]


BBQ Pitmasters Made In The USA Wildcard Episode

BBQ Pitmasters Made in the USA

It’s Wildcard time as tomorrow’s BBQ Pitmasters Made in the USA episode breaks from the mold of traditional BBQ meats. This is the first episode where a regional style of barbecue isn’t featured, so cooks are going to have to step outside of their comfort zones to demonstrate that they have the “chops” to impress […]