Getting ready!

The BBQ Don has a busy week ahead of him! He’s cooking up Pulled Pork, Smoked Wings, and Mac & Cheese along with a few surprises for 200 people at the @saintjosephprep 1st annual Fall Festival coming up on Saturday! Really excited about helping SJP spread the word and making this a super event! It…

The newest member of our family

Say hello to the newest member of The Don’s “family”! This piece of equipment is a beauty, custom built by @tmcustomllc, weighing in at just under 2,500 pounds, with 21 sq. feet of cooking area, + a side burner so The Don can now add corn or lobster to any menu! We’re still looking for…

Thanksgiving Dinner

Let’s face it – not everyone out there is Martha Stewart.  Especially when it comes to preparing a full Thanksgiving meal.  Most of us would rather spend time with family and friends instead of spending time in the kitchen on this, the most American of Holidays.  And who really wants to get up at 4…

Thirsty Thursday @Turtle Swamp Brewing

The countdown has begun… Thursday October 25th – 7 – 10 PM Nothing goes better with Barbecue than beer, and we are SO excited to be at Turtle Swamp Brewing @turtleswampbrewing on the 25th of October! The brewers at Turtle Swamp have been good enough to provide me with samples of the beers that will…

Rave Reviews on Game Day!

There’s nothing The BBQ Don likes more than brisket except brisket with football!  That’s exactly what was going on in the South End this past Sunday.  The Don got to prepare and serve his Texas Brisket to 50 hungry fans who were enjoying the beautiful weather while watching the Pats (the only thing that would…

Encore Resort and Allegheny Contract

Had a GREAT day cooking and serving the fantastic folks building the Encore Boston Harbor Resort! Tom Butler and his crew from Allegheny Contract were THE BEST! We made Pulled Pork, Smoked Wings, Ribs, and of course my famous brisket along with all the sides.

Quarter to 3 in the AM…

Honestly, what would you rather be doing at 2:45 on a Saturday morning? Sleeping or smoking a brisket? I’ll tell you what I prefer… These beauties went in about an hour age, just 12 hours left until somebodies mouth is doing a happy dance!

First Review!

I was humbled and honored when a person I have a lot of respect for decided to write a review of The BBQ Don on his much followed blog! Thank you Jo! https://jtangovc.com/the-bbq-don/

Hello Washington Street Block Party

Looking forward to seeing all of you this coming Sunday at the “Hello Washington Street Block Party” at 492 Waltham Street! Bring your appetite and thirst – we’re introducing our homemade sweet tea! See you there! The Don