Browsed by
Category: Barbecue

Plan & Prep for the Most Memorable Mother’s Day!

Plan & Prep for the Most Memorable Mother’s Day!

Now that you’ve found the perfect gift for mom, start prepping & planning for a stress-free Mother’s Day. Because for everything they do, every mom needs a break.  Let this day be a time to celebrate all the strong women in your life-mom, grandmother, sisters, aunts, friends, and any woman who has influenced your life in the most positive way. Make her feel truly loved & appreciated-beyond the daily reminder. Today: Begin by planning. What does mom love doing the…

Read More Read More

Spice Up Your Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Menu!

Spice Up Your Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Menu!

Happy (almost) Cinco de Mayo! Looking for recipes to spice up your next Cinco de Mayo party? Check out some of our favorite recipes that will inspire you to fire up your grill for the most epic fiesta yet! Chorizo & Cheese Stuffed Jalapenos-Recipe from Saber Cheesy Nachos with Steak & Black Beans: Recipe from Weber Pellet Grilled Shrimp Chipotle: Recipe from Green Mountain Grills Serve with tortillas & top with your favorite salsa & guacamole for the best shrimp…

Read More Read More

Celebrate Earth Day with Aqua Quip!

Celebrate Earth Day with Aqua Quip!

With Earth Day right around the corner (April 22nd), it reminds us to be aware of our Earth’s precious natural resources. We need to make daily efforts to help preserve our resources, and reduce our carbon footprint by finding ways to utilize energy efficient, Eco-friendly products. Here at Aqua Quip we partner with only the best product manufacturers that develop products that reflect our efforts in reducing our carbon footprint. How you may ask? Jacuzzi Hot Tubs are made using the highest-quality building…

Read More Read More

Sage Sanchez is Cooking Up Slabs & Slices of Heaven at Our Covington Location-This Saturday (4/7) Only!

Sage Sanchez is Cooking Up Slabs & Slices of Heaven at Our Covington Location-This Saturday (4/7) Only!

We are so excited to announce that on Saturday, April 7th, 2018; we will be hosting a FREE cooking event featuring BBQ Master & two-time winner of the 2017 Seattle EGGtoberfest, Sage Sanchez at our Covington Aqua Quip store!  The event starts at 11 am, and will end at 5 pm. Why are we so excited? This incredible meet, greet, & eat event originated in Atlanta over 20-years ago; and 2017 was the first time Seattle was chosen to host EGGtoberfest. So…

Read More Read More

Prep Your Indoor & Outdoor Living Space for Your Most Memorable Spring Yet!

Prep Your Indoor & Outdoor Living Space for Your Most Memorable Spring Yet!

We’ve had an incredibly long winter here in the Pacific Northwest, but with a few recent sunny days it reminds us that we live in a beautiful state! It also reminds us, that we need to prep our indoor & outdoor living space for the most memorable spring yet! With all the excitement surrounding sharing meals with family & friends outdoors or the kids playing “Marco Polo” in the pool, or loved ones relaxing in a hot tub – some…

Read More Read More

5 Ways Barbecuing Keeps You Healthy

5 Ways Barbecuing Keeps You Healthy

You probably didn’t know this, but barbecuing is actually pretty good for you; burgers, hot dogs, kebabs—really anything cooked on the grill is surprisingly healthy. That delectable cheesy goodness on a juicy hamburger? Healthy! Those charred grill marks on your baseball-style frankfurter? Really healthy. The perfect sear on that one flank steak you grilled up last weekend? Couldn’t be better for you. Oh, by the way, we aren’t talking about calories. The kind of health that a barbecue provides isn’t always…

Read More Read More

How To: 8 Easy BBQ Grill Cleaning Tips

How To: 8 Easy BBQ Grill Cleaning Tips

The summer might be winding down, but with football season starting, there is still plenty of grilling left to do! Here are a few tips to make grill cleaning easy, keeping your BBQ in the best condition so it will last you and your family a long time. Regular Maintenance 1. Brush the grill grates When you’re finished cooking, take your grill brush and scrub off any excess food from the gas or charcoal grill grates while the grill is still hot….

Read More Read More

9 Pro-Tips for Grilling your Best Burger

9 Pro-Tips for Grilling your Best Burger

Of all the things to cook up on a grill, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Burgers. And why not? Burgers are delicious. Especially if they are made the right way. So, your friends here at Aqua Quip did some digging to figure out the best tips for grilling the perfect burger. No need to thank us. 1. Don’t buy pre-formed wannabe burger patties You want to be in total control of the outcome of your burger, right? You can’t leave anything…

Read More Read More

Recipe of the Week: Smoky Pork Chile Verde

Recipe of the Week: Smoky Pork Chile Verde

Enjoying the (sometimes) sunshine? We are too! The cherry blossoms are blooming, the leaves are returning to our favorite trees, and the weather is getting especially more perfect to break out the barbeque and get, well, barbequein’! Our friends at Weber post a new recipe every week and today we’d like to pass it along because it. looks. delicious. Smoky Pork Chile Verde Ingredients (For the Rub) 1 tbs kosher salt 2 tsp pure chile powder 2 tsp dried oregano…

Read More Read More

Everyone’s Favorite Holiday Breakfast Treat!

Everyone’s Favorite Holiday Breakfast Treat!

It isn’t the holidays without homemade cinnamon rolls! Here is this week’s Recipe of the Week from Weber Grills featuring Iced Cinnamon Rolls – ON THE GRILL! INGREDIENTS DOUGH 1¼ cups warm whole milk (100° to 110°F), divided ¼ cup plus 1 tablespoon granulated sugar, divided 1 packet (¼ ounce) active dry yeast 1 teaspoon kosher salt 3 large eggs, at room temperature 6 cups unbleached all-purpose flour, divided, plus more for dusting ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened…

Read More Read More