About Bill West

Bill West is co-host of GrateTV and Founder of BarbecueTricks.com. He often writes about BBQ, Country Music, and stupidly Hot Food.

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BBQ Spice Making – Chili Powder

Just updated a quick video on making your own chili powder… It’s a real trick to help you win a competition.  Too may people lean on the mass produced power from the grocery store.  Fresh makes a huge difference. Originally posted HERE (full text recipe) it breaks down an easy way to get the edge on […]

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Happy Mothers Day u ready?

Just posted a quick (probably the quickest video I’ve done) on why a Starbucks Ceramic Mug  – SEE it HERE if you’ve ever wondered why some thing’s warn “do NOT microwave.”  Guess who got burrrned?? But more pressing is that I saw a killer deal on some BBQ gear and Mama’s day gifts (the kindle […]

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Choosing an Electric Knife

You can spend a lot of money on grilling and BBQ gear especially if you’re getting into competitions… so before you buy here’s a few things you need to know before you buy an electric knife… Black & Decker EK700 9-Inch Electric Carving Knife, White Cuisinart CEK-40 Electric Knife Hamilton Beach 74250 Carve ‘n Set […]

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Happy Turkey Day

Shopping for new BBQ gear?  Here are a few “Tool hacks” that you can use when visiting your local Home Improvement store. Watch HERE (or click brush pic below) Ready for Thanksgiving? Try Rolling YOUR BIRD:            

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Halloween Stuffed Pumpkin

Happy Halloween – lets grill stuffed pumpkins on the BBQ!

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