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Beer-Can Chicken

And 74 Other Offbeat Recipes for the Grill

Paperback / softback, 336 pages  (also available in Electronic book text )
ISBN: 9780761120162 (0761120165)
Published by Workman Publishing
$12.95(US)

about Beer-Can Chicken

Chicken on a beer can? You bet! When Steven Raichlen, America's barbecue guru, says it's the best grilled chicken he's ever tasted, cooks stop and listen.

An essential addition to every grill jockey's library, Beer-Can Chicken presents 75 must-try beer-can variations and other offbeat recipes for the grill. Recipes such as Saigon Chicken with Lacquered Skin and Spicy Peanut Sauce, Root Beer Game Hens, Beer-Can Turkey (uses the 32-ounce Foster's), Stoned Chicken (it's grilled under a brick), Dirty Steak, Fish on a Board (Salmon with Brown Sugar Glaze), Mussels Eclade-grilled under pine needles, Grilled Eggs, Wacky Rumaki, Rotisseried Garlic Rolls-even Grilled Yellow Pepper Soup will have your mouth-watering. Whether on a can, on a stick, under a brick, in a leaf, on a plank, or in the embers, each grilling technique is explained in easy-to-follow steps, with recipes that guarantee no matter how crazy the technique, the results are always outstanding. So pop a cold one and have fun.

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about Steven Raichlen

Steven Raichlen is America‚Äôs "master griller" (Esquire). In addition to his bestselling, award-winning cookbooks, including The Barbecue Bible, How to Grill, and BBQ USA, articles by him appear regularly in Food & Wine, Bon Appetit, and other magazines and newspapers.  He was host of PBS's popular series Barbecue University and Primal GrillBon Appetit named him Cooking Teacher of the Year (2003).  He has won 5 James Beard Awards, including two for his High-Flavor, Low-Fat series on which this book is based.  He lives and grills in Coconut Grove, Florida and on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.


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