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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Back to (Old) School

Back to (Old) School

Parents! It’s that time again! September is just around the corner, and you know what that means: Back to school (AKA spending all sorts of money on new crayons and markers that your kids insist they “need”–trust me. Been there, done that). But instead of stressing about back-to-school errands, just remember there are still a few days left before school starts, and you still have time for one last hurrah! Now’s your chance to throw one last pool party for you…

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START YOUR SUMMER WITH A SIZZLE AND A BANG

START YOUR SUMMER WITH A SIZZLE AND A BANG

The 4th of July is just around the corner and our Summer Sizzle Sale is already in full swing! From swimming pools to grills, here at Aqua Quip you can find anything and everything you need to throw the perfect Independence Day party—and it’s on sale! To skip to our delicious recipes, click here ↓ Poolside Dip Fruit Kabobs Bacon-Wrapped, Cheese-Stuffed Hot Dog WHAT DO WE DO? WE SWIM. Picture this: the clouds part to reveal clear, blue skies. The sun…

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Dave’s Killer Big Green Egg Ribs

Dave’s Killer Big Green Egg Ribs

Today our Redmond store manager and in house Grill Master, David German, served a feast for his customers and staff. Our Redmond store is currently in the process of having one of their showrooms renovated, so David took this opportunity to grill up a feast for our hungry employees! At about 10:30 this morning David started 3 full racks of baby back ribs on the Big Green Egg. he applied his favorite rub and will continue to mist the ribs…

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Herbed Racks of Lamb with Garlicky White Beans

Herbed Racks of Lamb with Garlicky White Beans

Weber’s Recipe of the Week: Herbed Racks of Lamb with Garlicky White Beans by: Jamie Purviance INGREDIENTS PASTE 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh rosemary leaves 2½ teaspoons kosher salt 2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh thyme leaves 2 teaspoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 teaspoon herbes de Provence 2 racks of lamb, each about 2 pounds, frenched 1 head garlic Extra-virgin olive oil ½ cup finely chopped shallots ⅛ teaspoon crushed red…

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Grilled Moroccan Lamb Pops with Spicy Tzatziki Sauce

Grilled Moroccan Lamb Pops with Spicy Tzatziki Sauce

Grilled Moroccan Lamb Pops with Spicy Tzatziki Sauce Recipe from our friends at Big Green Egg. View recipe here. These zesty lamb pops will be a big hit! But since they are small, you’ll want to double or triple the recipe for a larger crowd. They require no utensils; just pick them up, dip them in the yogurt sauce, and enjoy! Recipe PDF version here: Ingredients: Marinade 1 teaspoon minced garlic 2 teaspoons lemon zest 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon…

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Smoked Turkey Brine and Rub

Smoked Turkey Brine and Rub

This weekend our stores participated in the first annual Turkey Challenge. Each store purchased a turkey or two and grilled them to perfection to see which of our grills produced the best tasting turkey! Stores used a combination of Green Mountain Pellet Smokers, Big Green Eggs and Weber Gas Grills. The pictures and stories are amazing and each turkey will make your mouth water! Today we are going spotlight our Grill Master David German’s turkey brine and rub! David started…

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