Homemade Barrel Smoker?

Answer Making your own barrel smoker is not as difficult as you may first think. You can transform a metal barrel or drum into a nifty backyard smoker -- and grill, if you want -- although it does require... Read More »

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How to Make a Steel Barrel Smoker?

Any backyard barbecue aficionado will tell you that the only “true” way to barbecue is with a smoker. Grilling has its place in the pantheon of cookout cuisine, but the smoker adds that deep, s... Read More »

How do I cook with a handmade charcoal barrel smoker?

Control the HeatInsert a thermometer into the cooking chamber of the smoker to determine the temperature. Slow cooking methods require keeping the heat around 250 degrees F. Normal cooking temperat... Read More »

How to Design a Homemade Smoker?

Barbecuing food is a delicate process with a lot of nuances. Most barbecues tend to cook food too fast, reducing the flavor profile of the meat or vegetable. Smokers are used by many BBQ enthusiast... Read More »

Homemade Brick Smoker?

Building your own brick smoker is a relatively easy project with the proper tools and materials. Smoking your meat and vegetables with a brick smoker can enhance the flavor of your food year round.... Read More »