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Posted on September 20, 2017 | By Alex Clement
Cooking outdoors on a barbeque can make even a simple burger a lot tastier and fun filled, taking the food to next level. When cooking with care on a barbeque or tandoor, the food is a lot tender, juicier and filler with flavors. There are various options to choose from, when it comes to barbeque, from electric unit to solar power run, one must understand, what’s inside for better results. Placing meat on spit roast ensures to continuously rotate cook food evenly. This is rotated very slowly so all the areas of the meat are cooked properly. A rotisserie motor makes it possible to rotate the meat and cook the food tastier and evenly, without the problem of uncooked food.
The quality BBQ prongs includes all items required to set up the tandoor and details of how to rotate and cook the food. Once the motion starts, then one needs to monitor the temperature of heat. Usually the heat is kept low for cooking of meats. The aim is to slow cook the meat to make it even tastier and juicy. This is done with a heat source beneath the meat like a coal pile. In case of indirect heat, the meat is kept aloof from the flames, but near enough for cooking. This slow cooking requires a lot of patience and one is ensured of the cooked meat by checking the correct temperature with meat thermometer. Though people sometimes, opt estimation, still is best to be ensured. This is very much required in case poultry is being cooked, as the harmful bacteria’s are often left on the meat.
In case of using vegetables, it is the best and healthiest way of cooking them. This not only makes the vegetables, healthy but tastier also, unlike boiling or blanching. If the meat and vegetables are being cooked together, the meat should fist reach its correct temperature of cooking before the vegetables are added to it. This is a good way to reduce cross contamination, and also one can find, vegetables take a lot less time to cook than the meat.
Once the barbeque has been selected, you should allow proper time for the meat to be cooked. It should be avoided to open and close the food often when it is being cooked. As this would result in escape of the ideal heat by temperature reduction, which will impact the cooking time, making the entire process even more slow. Once the meat is cooked, it must be left to rest for 10 minutes for all its juices to get reset ideally. One should season the meat as per their preferences of spices and sauces. Hence, this way one can enjoy the tasty piece of moist tender meat leaving everyone wanting for more.