Backyard and Chill – A Guide to Porch Parties

Large or small, benches or chairs, front yard or back yard, deck or no, porches come in all styles and fashions. As the tail end of summer continues to drag on, it is the absolute best time to take advantage of these warm nights and your outside space. Whether you’re throwing an all day backyard bash or a picturesque […]

Picnic Food Recipes

These Picnic Food Recipes Just Changed Outdoor Eating Forever

If you don’t like picnics or a good ol’ outdoor party then I’m pretty sure you’re a robot. Fresh air, great food, and those fun baskets with the classic red and white checkered lining are what makes spring worth living! Yes there can be bugs, whatever, big whoop, I’m like a thousand times bigger than […]

Picnic Food Ideas: Whiskey & Blue Cheese Potato Salad Recipe

Picnic Food Ideas: Whiskey & Blue Cheese Potato Salad Recipe

This unique potato salad recipe offers rich flavors that will make a splash at your next cookout. Dressed with ingredients like red wine vinegar, barbecue sauce, and blue cheese, the potatoes are actually cooked in whiskey, infusing every bite with the sweet, smoky flavors from your favorite bottle. Whiskey & Blue Cheese Potato Salad 3 […]

13 Hot Dog Toppings that will Blow Your Mind

13 Hot Dog Toppings that Will Blow Your Mind

Hot dogs are a summer favorite throughout the country. Whether grilling out by the pool, camping, or spending the weekend at the beach, nothing hits the spot quite like homemade hot dogs. At the same time, cooking hot dogs is sometimes frowned upon as uninteresting, or food for kids. That’s where fancy hot dogs come […]

How to Grill Steak Let it Rest

5 Pro Tips – Grilling The Perfect Steak

What Do You Know About Grilling the Perfect Steak? First of all, you probably want to know who I am and why you should listen to me.  My name is Keith Winter, and I am the founder of HomeWetBar.com.  Born in the Midwest and growing up in a family of cattle ranchers and auctioneers, well… […]

Best steak sauce

7 best steak sauces to make at home

Steak is the gold standard of dinner party fare. Chicken breast is passable, shrimp is nice too, but nothing says, “This is an awesome dinner,” quite like a juicy slab of grilled beef. Everyone has their own secret steps for cooking a great steak, from proper seasoning to knowing that exact moment when glistening cut […]

Vegetarian Grilling Techniques

Vegetarian Grilling Techniques

Here’s a summertime grilling secret for you: vegetarians and vegans love grilling out just as much as meat lovers! The number of people choosing to lead a vegetarian lifestyle is increasing year after year. As a vegetarian myself, I’d like to share some of my most favorite recipes and ideas with you! Grilled Veggie Kabobs […]

15 Tips For A Perfect Backyard Burger

Credit: vvvracer Honestly, is there anything more profoundly American than a burger grilled to perfection in your backyard? We think not. But contrary to popular belief, crafting a “perfect” burger takes more finesse than simply slapping two buns and a (gasp!) pre-shaped patty onto a grill. Read on to learn 15 simple tips for making […]