gas barbecue grill Propane woes? Dry burgers? Andrew Coppolino releases his summer cooking hacks
As warmersummer weather enters the Waterloo area, it's time to do some cool outdoor cooking and the celebrations that follow when the kitchen moves to the backyard.The transition to a gas grill, charcoal or open fire cooking is cooler than lighting an oven indoors, but may not be very convenient.With some outdoor cooking tips you can make things simple, delicious and probably more fun.First of all, make sure the tank is full if you are using propane.The standard tank burns for 15 to 20 hours, but how do you judge how full it is without a tank meter?Plan ahead and fill the tank if you can.If not, disconnect the tank from the barbecue and pour some warm water on the side of the tank.The tank feels cold and has propane.Using a standard gas grill, even a charcoal grill, can be more than oneMore functionsTechnical cooking instrumentsOnly direct and indirect heat needs to be mastered.BBQ as hot as possible, then turn off the side.You can put a pot of food on the cool side, adjust the temperature to low, cover the lid, and now you have a slow cooker.Next, take a small aluminum tray (or make a foil bag) and fill it with a piece of wood soaked in water for 30 minutes, cover it with tin foil and make some holes.Add a plate of water and you have it-Change the indirect cooking and low cooking of smokersand-Slow damp heatIce cream-Macarons sandwiches and vegetarian, gluten freeThe free ravioli won in the food competition. Now it's time to look for crab apples.peel-Andrew CoppolinoFinally said ing ended up adding one or two brick in inverted "U" shape to your grill and using a superThe hot pizza stone creates a simulationConvection Oven for pizzaOr another meal.Adding pizza steel also helps to keep the heat high.Please note that if you use a charcoal coal ball, you may save the partially broken coal ball at another time: take out a small steel trash can with a safety cover to store the coal.You need a fire.Container-resistant, though.The plastic barrel will be mixed with a steaming afterfire to release harmful volatile organic compounds.Start your charcoal barbecue without a newspaper and use the torn egg box in the chimney launcher.You can get simple or complicated when it comes to cooking: it's a hack.Lift the humble hot dog and take the humble "tube steak" hot dog and give it a street-Supplier style.Insert a skewer through the length of the hot dog and cut it at a certain angle while rolling the hot dog (or, you can cut it many times along the length of the hot dog ).Remove the skewer and you get a wild sausage when it hits the hot grill.Not only is it stylish and beautiful, but the increase in surface area means faster cooking and more brittle outside.If you want to cook the burger to a medium level, avoid the dry burger getting dry.Warm weather and Wings: food columnist Andrew copperino designed a meal plan for your handBurgers made with butter or mayonnaise help keep moisture and add a rich flavor.Cooking is a bit tricky-But it's delicious-It's pork tenderloin.The cut does not have much fat, and it has an interesting shape, and its end is thinner and dry before the rest is cooked.One solution is to soak or marinate the tenderloin in salt water, but consider this practice: cut it into small pieces, marinate it with the ingredients you choose, and then cook it on a barbecue with a skewer.Remember to leave some space between blocks to speed up cooking and add the added gold againTaste of BrownBBQpaellaA's more complicated one-The pot meal cooked on wood is definitely huge --Fire is a classic rice dish from Valencia on the southeast coast of Spain.You can use the gas BBQ and the wet BBQ on itCopy the smell of smoke with wood slices.Layer the light baking pan with roasted chicken thighs, onions, garlic, red pepper, chili and tomato sauce.Before pouring a few cups of chicken soup, add a few cups of Arborio rice and grind it flat.Shrimp, clams, sausages and saffron.Cook with the lid for 20 minutes, add some frozen green beans and continue to cook for 20 minutes.Don't stir too much seafood rice: you will want that piece of skinCrispy "socarrat"Formed at the bottom.This is an outdoor hack that will definitely win the influence of your friends and neighbors.