Originally Posted by Rick's Tropical Delight
i want to party with you, man!
i didn't have the heart to read the whole thread man....
while funk-a-que has some great technical knowledge.. bro, i think yer way over thinking it......it's like this..
steak,chix,seafood,etc. over high heat is grilling.
butts,brisket for hours upon la ti da @ 225 is smoking...
beers,buds,& blues w/ food over a fire @ my place-or anyone's(an event) is BBQ.
BBQ @ it's essence is a gathering,an event, a celebration w/ the primal forces of man, meat,& heat having a good time.
NOW THATS BBQ.