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Summer Events

Summer 2016 We have some big summer plans that include new products, exciting recipes, and a couple of great events. Taste of Calgary- August 11-14 at Eau Claire Market 11:00 am to 9:00 pm every day http://www.tasteofcalgary.com/ Calgary Rib Fest- August 25-28 12 noon - 8:00 pm http://www.calgaryribfest.ca/ BBQ on the Bow- September 3 and 4 Saturday- 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm Sunday- 10:00 am until 6:00 pm http://bbqonthebow.com/

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The Original Smoker

Smoke Barrel was an idea that originally started during our family vacation to British Columbia.  We had been touring the wineries in the region and began to ask questions regarding their wine barrels and how long they last. The typical answer we received was around 3 years or 3 vintages, then they become a "neutral" barrel, meaning that they no longer provide much flavouring to any wine being stored within.  After that answer we began to imagine what we could create out of one of these wine barrels... Our family loves to BBQ and we have been experimenting with different meats and cooking techniques over the years but we had never tried smoking meat.  Thats when we had the idea to convert a wine barrel...

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