Watermelon! Will it BBQ?
Will it BBQ? Watermelon!
In this segment we pose the question and the answer to Will it BBQ? So much more than just hamburgers, hot dogs, and other meats can be BBQ'd, Grilled, or Smoked. And, this is where we try out unique ideas for cooking on a grill or smoker. This week we are BBQ'ing Watermelon and letting you know if it will BBQ or not!!
InstructionsCut your watermelon into slices and turn your grill up to 450-475° and grill for about 6 minutes a side. You can season before or after grilling but we chose to season it after.
So, Will it BBQ?
Absolutely this will BBQ! It was a very interesting texture and taste. Normally Watermelon is associated with a cold sensation so having the same texture but a warm sensation was interesting but very good! The best of the seasonings we used was the Balsamic Herb Jam, the balsamic taste complemented the watermelon very well.
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I’ll have to give the balsamic g&h jam a try, but I think there are a bunch of other interesting options… you could try something much more “traditional” like nutmeg or cinnamon… or stretch the possibilities with a lil cumin… BUT… I’m more curious to just try a lil naked smoked watermelon…
No problem! Always good to get a problem worked out!
Nice setup! I’ve collected a fair amount of the same gear for a similar chamber. I can’t wait to get started!
@jonathon thanks bud for the info. How much water and binder would you recommend to use for the batch I stated? Is there any different between the two you suggested? Iam using a Bradley smoker and finding it hard to get up to that temp . I usually smoke for an hour then just heat.
Love making these at the end of the season!
@jonathon done. I am new to these boards and trying to figure it out. Seems like a great place to post and chat!
Finished up my curing chamber about a month ago and got right into making some soppersatta!