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The Top 6 Most Popular Big Green Egg Recipes, Revisited for 2023!

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The Top 6 Most Popular Big Green Egg Recipes, Revisited for 2023!

A Big Green Egg sitting within an outdoor counter. The lid is shut and it is smoking. There is a hand on the handle.

As one of the most popular outdoor cooking appliances on the market, the Big Green Egg has a loyal following of fans who swear by its ability to smoke, grill, and bake food to perfection. With the new year upon us, it’s time to revisit the top Big Green Egg recipes and see which ones have stood the test of time and which new recipes have emerged as fan favorites.

Pulled Pork 

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Is there anything better than a plate of succulent, juicy pulled pork? The Big Green Egg makes it easy to whip up this classic dish – just set the temperature low and let the Egg do its magic! With its ability to accommodate different wood chips for smoking, you can try out new flavor combinations at every cookout. Get creative with your pulled pork by adding a homemade BBQ sauce or experimenting with different woods such as hickory or mesquite.

Smoked Brisket

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Smoked brisket is a great recipe for showing off Big Green Egg skills. With a bit of patience and careful preparation, you can produce stunning, juicy results every time. The key to a good smoke lies in choosing the right rub or marinade – it’ll make all the difference. Cooking times can vary between 8-12 hours, so plan ahead and enjoy that heavenly smell while you wait for your smoked brisket masterpiece to be ready.

Grilled Vegetables 

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Grilling vegetables on the Big Green Egg adds a whole new flavor to your usual side dish. Give asparagus, zucchini, and bell peppers a try for a delicious and healthy way to round out any meal. The smokey, char-grilled essence of the Big Green Egg imbues these vegetables with an extra burst of flavor that will make them irresistible. Plus, they’re quick and easy to prepare – perfect for busy weeknights or last-minute dinner parties!

Wood-Fired Pizza

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Pizza on the Big Green Egg is sure to be a hit with your friends and family. The high temperatures produced by the Egg’s wood-fired cooking method mean that delicious pizzas cook quickly and come out with a perfectly crispy crust. But they don’t have to be just your standard pepperoni and cheese – experiment with different toppings, sauces, and crust recipes to find your perfect pizza combination. So why not fire up the Big Green Egg tonight and impress the crowd with your pizza-making skills?

Beer Can Chicken

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Beer Can Chicken on the Big Green Egg is a great way to add some fun and flavor to your cooking. Just open a can of beer and place it on the grill grate of the Egg, then stand your chicken upright so that it’s supported by the beer can. As the chicken cooks, it will absorb moisture from the steam of the beer, keeping it moist while adding an extra layer of taste.

Smoked Salmon 

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​​Smoking salmon on the Big Green Egg is an easy and delicious way to enjoy this popular fish. Try using a cedar plank, which helps to add extra flavor as salmon cooks in the smoker. You could also try adding a sweet and spicy glaze of your choice for some extra kick! Cedar planking is a great way to elevate simple smoking with the Big Green Egg – give it a go today, and you’ll have delicious smoked salmon in no time.

Where Can I Buy a Big Green Egg? 

Whether you are ready to invest in your first Big Green Egg or if you’re simply ready for an upgrade, Aqua Pools can help. We carry everything from the Mini Egg to the XXLarge Egg, so we have the perfect size for your needs. 

If you have any questions, contact us here. If you’re ready to come to see them in person, come in and see us! We have them on display at our Homer Glen Showroom. We look forward to helping you on your journey to some amazing Big Green Egg recipes!


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