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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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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Discada Cooking – How To make a Plow Disc Cooker

It started with a plow disk… see how GrateTV pulls together Chicken and Waffle Tacos on the hand crafted Discada…

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Shrimp Taco with SlawSA Episode

Twisted Shrimp Taco Check this innovative way to fire up a shrimp taco. Fresh BBQ Shrimp with SLAwLSA. Rate and Subscribe!

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Hand Made Sausage and Stuffing Bratwurst

This week we try our gloved hand (sanitary, of course) at making sausage.    It’s a simple but fun process of grinding and stuffing.  In the end it made for some killer brats. There’s more on Grilling the perfect Beer Bratwurst here The grinding/stuffing attachment fir the Kitchen Aid mixer was about $45  and was […]

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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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