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Gas barbecues can be convenient and easy to clean up, but they don't usually offer the same wood-smoked flavour and aroma that a charcoal BBQ can give you. Luckily, you can bring the smoke to the gas BBQ pretty easily, thanks to the folks at America's Test Kitchen. Here's how.


If you have a gas BBQ that's been rusting away in the garage, it may need some TLC before you pull it out for summer. The Family Handyman has a step-by-step guide to repairing and reviving your old, broken down gas BBQ.


Last month, we checked out Yoder's YS640 Hardwood Pellet Cooker, a pellet fired BBQ unit that can be used for smoking, baking and grilling. If you're looking to host a different kind of BBQ over the long weekend, a pellet smoker could be the way to go. Here are a handful of recipes we tried, ranging from jalapeƱo poppers to succulent hanger steak.


When the weather is fine there's nothing better than cooking outdoors, but that's usually limited to just the BBQ. Using a set of free plans from design firm Studio Mama, you can construct an outdoor kitchen that features a gas range, a bucket sink, a chopping station and storage.


Say goodbye to chicken on your BBQ that's part underdone and part over-charred. By resting a foil-wrapped brick on the chicken halves, you'll flatten them out to cook more evenly and achieve moist chicken perfection.