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Dec. 102018
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized, Wood Fired Cooking
Any cook will tell you, charred food is delicious, but burned food is disgusting. The challenge is knowing when charred becomes burned. Knowing the fine line between char and burn is the key. Char Enhances Flavors Fruits, vegetables, and proteins...
Jun. 272018
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized
It’s safe to say that during the warmer months, most of us do not use our in-door wood burning fireplaces. We probably opt for a communal marshmallow roast around the backyard fire pit or outdoor fireplace. However, when a chimney...
Feb. 132018
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized, wood burning stove
Own a wood burning stove? Is it used as the primary source of heat? If so, it’s important to assess whether it is working to the best of its’ ability. There are three main areas to consider to when determining...
Dec. 112017
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized
Wood burning fires are a wonderful part of the winter season. When it’s cold and frigid outside, nothing lifts the spirits from winter gloom better than a roaring, wood burning fire! However, before you strike the first match, make sure...
Oct. 162017
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized
Before you purchase firewood, make sure to explore how much wood you may need to stock up on for the winter burning season. It starts with why. Do you need firewood as: Primary source of heat or your home? Cooking...
Sep. 262017
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized
Sweater weather is right around the corner. For thousands of years people have gathered around open fires for warmth, camaraderie and celebration. Make no mistake, modern day fireplace are still the focal point of winter holidays and gatherings with friends...
Aug. 152017
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized
Nothing sets apart a dining experience more than a wood burning fire. Those quaint country inns have know this for centuries. High-end restaurants have counted on wood grills to add depth of flavor to seared meats alighting not only taste...
Jul. 182017
By Katie Conaway | Uncategorized
While sitting in front of your fire pit, ever wondered if you could cook food other than s’mores and hot dogs over it? The answer is yes! Convert a fire pit into a wood fired grill this summer and not...
Jan. 52017
By Katie Conaway | cooking wood, Uncategorized
In a previous blog, we discussed how wood fired grilling provides depth of flavor that chefs in restaurants embrace to bring a multi-layered dining experience to patrons. When you smoke food at home, it provides the same results in a more...
Jul. 182016
By Katie Conaway | Firewood, Uncategorized
Photo by Cedarcraft construction LLC – Look for modern shed pictures   Before you can enjoy the comforting crackle of an open fire under the stars, make sure to consider the best way to store your firewood. Otherwise, you may...