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    Turkey Grilling Class

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    There are so many ways to stuff and cook a turkey, but which is best? You need the meat juicy and tender so that it absolutely melts in your mouth. Fire up the grill because you're about to learn how to cook a turkey. With the help of Backyard BBQ Store, learn how to properly smoke a turkey, extracting so much delicious flavor. From there, you'll grill one on gas and one on charcoal, ensuring mastery on any type of grill. Get ready to spruce up Thanksgiving, or really any day you're craving for this bird.
    Turkey Grilling Class

    535 Green Bay Rd, Wilmette

    • Learn the techniques behind properly smoking and grilling a turkey
    • Practice your grilling skills on both a gas and charcoal grill
    • Cook the perfect turkey
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    1 positive reviews
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    Little India Food and Cultural Walking Tour

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    Spice up your life with a culinary excursion through Chicago's "Little India" neighborhood. Exploring the historic street of Devon Avenue of the famous West Rogers Park in Chicago, discover specialty food shops, ethnic eateries, and delightful neighborhood restaurants. During the adventure, you'll also uncover the food, history, culture, architecture, and entertainment that make this area so unique. Is there a better way to gain some culture than through the stomach? Traversing the streets, you will taste scrumptious snacks, teas, vegetarian dishes, and some BBQ. Salivating yet? Your palate will thank you for this tour.
    Little India Food and Cultural Walking Tour

    2541 W Devon Ave, Chicago

    • Discover the food, history, architecture, culture, and entertainment of Chicago's "Little India"
    • Taste your way through Chicago's South Asian community
    • Uncover how history and culture influences the South Asian diet
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    18 positive reviews
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    Big Green Egg Grilling

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    "I don't like them, Sam I am, I don't like green eggs..." Wait, but what if that green egg was a charcoal grilling machine? Then you'd love the Big Green Egg. That's the focus of this class, the Big Green Egg grill. With Backyard BBQ Store, come and see what makes the Egg the world's greatest grill/smoker. To practice, you'll smoke pork, sear steaks, fire pizza, and grill a chicken. Let the sweet flame emanate over these succulent meats. Ensure a smoky flavor in each bite. Get ready to fire up the grill!
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    Big Green Egg Grilling

    535 Green Bay Rd, Wilmette

    • Discover why the Big Green Egg grill is the world's greatest grill/smoker
    • Smoke pork, sear steaks, fire pizza, and grill a chicken in this hands-on class
    • Learn how to properly cook meat to get a smoky flavor or the perfect burn marks
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    Bikes, Blues, And BBQ Tour

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    Doesn't the tour title say it all? For those who don't know, Hyde Park is one of Chicago's best kept secrets, and it's saturated with culture, history, music, and great food! Here, you'll bike through the gorgeous neighborhood and surrounding parks, stopping at the best eateries in the area. Is your mouth watering yet? If that's not enough, the top sights include the Obama residence, University of Chicago, Midway Plaisance, Museum of Science and Industry, Osaka Garden, Rockefeller Chapel, and Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House. With this amazing food and history, Hyde Park won't be a secret much longer...
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    Bikes, Blues, And BBQ Tour

    1558 E 53rd St, Chicago

    • Ride a bicycle around Chicago's Hyde Park to the best eateries
    • Uncover the culture, history, music, and food that this area has to offer
    • Visit world-famous sights, including the Obama residence, University of Chicago, Midway Plaisance, Museum of Science and Industry, Osaka Garden, and Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House
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    2 positive reviews
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    Grilling 101

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    Do your grilling skills need a little tutoring? Learn to get the best out of your grilled meals with this basic but in depth grilling class. There will be a strong focus on unique grilling recipes, useful techniques, and training on using the proper tools. These three components will come together to help you step up your cooking game to new levels. These delicious grilling components will be everything you need to change your basic grilled foods into meals that will have everyone wanting seconds.
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    Grilling 101

    535 Green Bay Rd, Wilmette

    • Sign up for the first part of this three part cooking classes on the basics of grilling
    • Learn the basic recipes, techniques, and tools necessary to make delicious grilled foods
    • Further explore getting the best flavors out of your food
    • Make the most of your culinary experience
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    Grilling Ribs

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    Sticky BBQ sauce soaks the pork. You take a bite and the meat slides right off the bone. It's succulent, juicy, and the tenderest meat on the market. Dig in and dig the pig in this tasty rib class! With Backyard BBQ Store, members of Dig the Pig BBQ competition team will show you how to smoke ribs the right way: low and slow. You'll smoke baby back, spare ribs and rib tips. Get ready for the best barbecue class in Chicago! Your picnics and BBQs will never be the same again.
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    Grilling Ribs

    535 Green Bay Rd, Wilmette

    • Learn the techniques behind slow smoking ribs
    • Smoke baby back ribs, spare ribs and rib tips
    • Taste your porkified creations
    • No experience necessary
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    1 positive reviews
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    Seafood 101 (Lincoln Square)

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    From the sea to your plate, learn the skills necessary to make seafood a safe and satisfying addition to your dinner menu. A professional chef will teach you the tricks of the trade as you prepare delicious dishes like sautéed salmon with sesame asparagus and saffron hollandaise, Spanish braised cod with chorizo, and grilled shrimp with fregola, peas, and chili gremolata. As you cook alongside classmates, you'll practice essential skills such as proper selection and handling of fish and shellfish, grilling and braising, blanching and sautéing green vegetables, and preparing warm emulsion sauces. When you've finished cooking, you'll take a seat at the table for a satisfying sampling of your handiwork.
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    Seafood 101 (Lincoln Square)

    4747 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago

    • Learn the art of selecting and preparing seafood from a professional chef
    • Master techniques such as grilling and braising fish
    • Cook up delectable dishes like sautéed salmon with sesame asparagus and saffron hollandaise
    • Gain new culinary skills as you learn exciting new ways to prepare classic fish dishes
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    28 positive reviews
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    Grilling Seafood

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    Does your seafood grill menu consist of burnt swordfish steak, charred shrimp and something that only a forensics team could identify as an grilled octopus? With Backyard BBQ Store's Seafood class you'll up your grill skills. An expert chef-instructor will show you step by step how to get smokier, richer flavor from your grilled seafood dishes. You'll learn about culinary techniques, ingredient choices, equipment selection and meal timing in this teaching class. Learn all of the critical steps while you sample the delicious seafood delicacies being grilled right in front of your eyes. Take home the knowledge to change your kitchen forever!
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    Grilling Seafood

    535 Green Bay Rd, Wilmette

    • You become the grillmaster as you learn the intricacies of grilling seafood
    • Uncover the secrets to give your seafood a smokier, richer flavor
    • Sample delicious seafood delicacies made by an expert chef
    • Take home the knowledge to revolutionize your kitchen
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    Grilling with Beer

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    There's just something phenomenal about mixing grilled food with beer. What's even better? Mixing beer in grilling recipes! Think about the taste of beer at the tip of your tongue when you try grilling up Smoked Cheddar Beer Dip, Beer Brined Pork Chops, and Beer Braised Brisket. You guessed right -- that's what's on the menu for this class. In addition to learning beer grilling basics, you'll partake in sampling unique micro brews as well. Enjoy this fun and exploratory experience on a cold Winter's day and take back what you've learned to your next tailgating escapade or friendly get together. You'll never look at beer the same way again!
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    Grilling with Beer

    535 Green Bay Rd, Wilmette

    • Learn to incorporate beer into delicious grilling recipes
    • Experience new techniques of how use beer effectively in grilling
    • Enjoy a sampling of micro brews
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    1 positive reviews

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