Can a Big Green Egg function as a tandoor (aka "Big Green Tandoor")? Yes it can!!! For reference, a tandoor is a clay oven shaped like a pot. Charcoal is lit at the base of the tandoor and skewered meat is lowered into it to cook via radiant heat. Another use for a tandoor is … Continue reading Can a Kamado grill function as a Tandoor oven?
Having had such luck with Steve Raichlen's methods to grill tandoori salmon, I tried my hand at other recipes of his. See my experience with his green tandoori spice paste. For this Indian tandoori marinade, I modified a recipe published in his book "Barbecue Sauces, Rubs, and Marinades-Bastes, Butters & Glazes, Too." The Kindle version … Continue reading Indian tandoori marinade
When I bought the XL Big Green Egg (BGE) - a grill made from made from ceramic just like a tandoor - from BBQ Galore, my first question was "can I make naan by slapping the dough on the inner wall?" The sales guy looked at me funny and said "probably not." I later understood that the … Continue reading Can Naan Be Cooked on the Inner Wall of a Big Green Egg (like a tandoor)?