The Backyard – Previous Posts, Blogs, and News 2018-07-23T18:44:14+00:00
  • TEC Grills Grilled Chicken Chile Verde - Chicken Simmering in Pot

GRILLED CHICKEN CHILE VERDE

This Fall, you’ll want to pull out this recipe for Grilled Chicken Chile Verde made on your TEC Grill. It’s the best combination of a stew, soup and/or chili, and is perfect for tailgating, [...]

  • TEC Grills 5 New Things to Try Smoking on the TEC Smoker/Roaster - Smoked Cheese

6 NEW THINGS TO TRY SMOKING ON THE TEC SMOKER/ROASTER

You know it’s easy to smoke ribs, brisket, chickens and more on the TEC Infrared Smoker/Roaster. But did you know that you can also add that same mouth-watering smoky flavor to just about anything [...]

  • TEC Grills How to Smoke a Chuck Roast - Pulled Chuck Roast

HOW TO SMOKE A CHUCK ROAST

Beef chuck roast is probably your first thought when making pot roast, and not what you would consider for grilling or smoking. But since the chuck roast is a tough cut very similar to [...]

  • TEC Grills Grilling Gifts for Fathers Day - Cherokee Grill

7 GREAT GRILLING GIFTS FOR FATHERS DAY

Wondering what to get for the Searmaster in your life this Fathers Day? We rounded up some of our favorite grilling gifts that are perfect for the Dad that loves spending time at the [...]

  • TEC Grills Burger Recipes - Lamb Pita Burgers with Yogurt Mint Sauce

BEYOND THE BUN BURGER RECIPES

Kick off the summer grilling season with these “beyond the bun” burger recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner on your TEC Grill! This year, instead of grilling the typical beef patty try something different [...]

  • TEC Grills Infrared Pizza Rack

15 THINGS YOU CAN MAKE ON THE INFRARED PIZZA RACK

The Infrared Pizza Oven Rack accessory turns your TEC Grill into an infrared oven. So not only can you grill pizza as you may expect, but also bake just about anything on your grill [...]

  • TEC Grills Stuffed Pork Loin - Sliced

BLACKBERRY, SPINACH and MINT STUFFED PORK LOIN

Blackberry, Spinach and Mint Stuffed Pork Loin is an impressive and easy roast to make on your TEC Grill. With fresh blackberries, spinach and loads of chopped fresh mint, it’s perfect for all of [...]

  • TEC Grills One Grill Pan Suppers - Pouring Balsamic Vinegar over the Food on the Grill

ONE GRILL PAN SUPPERS

We get it, sometimes getting supper on the table can be the most difficult task of the day! So the next time you need an easy, quick and delicious meal in a hurry, reach [...]

  • TEC Grills Red Wine and Rosemary Grilled Short Ribs - Short Ribs on the Grill

RED WINE and ROSEMARY GRILLED SHORT RIBS

The cold weather this winter has us craving warm hearty comfort food at TEC Grills, like this recipe for Red Wine and Rosemary Grilled Short Ribs. Short ribs are one of our favorite classic [...]

  • TEC Grills Favorite Bacon Recipes - Bacon Weave

OUR FAVORITE BACON RECIPES

It somehow seems fitting to finish out the year with National Bacon Day! Bacon does really make everything better, and we have featured it in many recipes on the TEC Grills Backyard Blog through [...]

  • TEC Grills Smoke Roasted Leg of Lamb - Ready to Take off the Grill

HOW TO SMOKE/ROAST A LEG of LAMB

The holidays are the time to grill something special! While ham or beef tenderloin are the usual choices for the Christmas table centerpiece roast, why not try something different and serve a Leg of [...]

  • TEC Grills Holiday Gift Guide 2017

TEC GRILLS HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE 2017

We have a lot of grillers to shop for at TEC Grills, and we are guessing you probably do too. Like you, we use our grills all the time (typically 3-5 times a week!), [...]

  • TEC Grills Smoked Duck - On the Grill

HOW TO SMOKE/ROAST A WHOLE DUCK

Move over turkey! This holiday season why not try smoked duck as the centerpiece of your family’s feast? It is just as easy to smoke as turkey or chicken on the TEC Grills Infrared [...]

  • TEC Grills Pizza Recipes - Steak and Mushroom Pizza

PIZZA RECIPES FOR THE INFRARED PIZZA RACK

Pizza is always a good choice, period. But grilled pizza is even better, especially when you make it on the TEC Grills Infrared Pizza Oven Rack! Available for the Sterling Patio FR and Patio [...]

  • TEC Grills - Meet the Searmaster Team: Cannon Taylor

MEET SEARMASTER CANNON TAYLOR

Once you cook on a TEC Grill, you’re a fan for life! We often get emails, calls, and letters from our customers telling us how much they love their grills, and share with us [...]

  • TEC Grills - Beer Bratwurst on the Grill

BEER BRATWURST for OKTOBERFEST

At TEC Grills, we look forward to the Fall season all year long! While in other parts of the country it might start to get a little chilly this time of year, here in [...]

  • TEC Grills Salt Block Grilling Recipes and Tips - Salt Block Shrimp with Mango and Jalapeno

SALT BLOCK GRILLING RECIPES and TIPS

Why should you try grilling on a salt block on your TEC Grill? Because it’s yet another way to infuse amazing flavor into your food, and also makes for an impressive presentation! A salt [...]

  • TEC Grills -Grilling Whole Fish - Fish on a Platter

HOW TO GRILL A WHOLE FISH

Grilling a whole fish can be intimidating! You might think it is hard to maneuver, the skin will stick, or how to know when it is done? But grilling a whole fish is actually [...]

  • TEC Grills Summer Grilled Corn Flank Steak Tacos

SUMMER GRILLED CORN RECIPES

At the height of summer, there is nothing more perfect than eating hot and juicy grilled corn right off the cob. There are many ways to cook fresh corn: boil it, steam it, sauté [...]

  • TEC Grills - How to Spatchcock a Chicken - Brush with BBQ Sauce

HOW TO MAKE SPATCHCOCK GRILLED CHICKEN

Whole roasted chicken is the perfect one-pot meal! But during the summer months, who wants to turn on the oven for a couple of hours and heat up the kitchen to make it? You [...]

  • TEC Grills Out of the Bun Hot Dog Recipes - Hawaiian Pizza Dog

3 “OUT OF THE BUN” GRILLED HOT DOG RECIPES

There is no food that screams summertime more than hot dogs, especially when they are grilled on a TEC Grill! From backyard barbeques to baseball games to camp-outs, you will find the unmistakable smell [...]

  • TEC Grills Pulled Pork - Pork Shoulder on the Grill

HOW TO MAKE SMOKED PULLED PORK

Pulled pork is the barbecue staple here in South Carolina, the home of TEC Grills. Whether you are cooking a pork butt or literally going whole hog, you will always find some version of [...]

  • TEC Grills Coffee Marinated Skirt Steak

3 STEAK RECIPES for FATHER’S DAY

This Father’s Day, let Dad take a break from manning the TEC Grill. Instead, offer to make him his favorite steak meal as your gift to him. And instead of the usual sirloin, try [...]

  • TEC Grills Pastrami - Pastrami Reuben Sandwich

HOW TO SMOKE PASTRAMI

With the long days of summer coming soon, at TEC Grills we can't think of a better way of spending a Saturday than with a full-day smoking project! While smoking a beef brisket may [...]