Author Archive | Aaron Aiken

Tailgating 2.0: John Offerdahl’s Ultimate Stuffed Inside Line Burger

Here's a full recipe from John Offerdahl, the Gridiron Griller!  For eight years, this all-pro linebacker for the Miami Dolphins prowled the NFL’s gridiron, looking for football or foe to devour. Now he’s roaming South Florida’s backyards and tailgates seeking the next great recipe to tackle his taste buds and yours. His name is John Offerdahl […]

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Tailgating 2.0: Patio Daddio’s County Fair Onion Burgers

John Dawson is one of my BBQ BFFS, and when I saw this burger, I knew I had to add it to the “Tailgating 2.0″ line up. If you are looking for awesome BBQ and grilling recipes to feed your family, check out his site at Here's John's mouthwatering recipe, in his own words: […]

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Kicking off the Tailgating 2.0 Series with Bristol Bash ‘em Up Paninis

With football season in full swing, it's time to kick off my Tailgating 2.0 Series and feature football certified recipes of my own, as well  as recipes from my fellow grill enthusiasts. This new series is sure to turn heads at your next tailgate and even make you a couple of new hungry friends. Today […]

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Kicking off “Tailgating 2.0″ with a Porterhouse Steak Give Away from Grand Western Steaks!!

HOLY CRAP that is a HUGE STEAK!!! That is what I said when I saw a picture of what Grand Western Steaks is going to give away to 2 lucky winners. As I've mentioned before in previous posts, Grand Western Steaks offers home delivery of high quality, sterling silver quality meat, right to your door. […]

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Guest Chef Troy Gagliardo’s Grilled Yellow Squash & Zucchini Caprese Salad

Introducing a new contributor to GrillGrrrl: Chef Troy Gagliardo from my hometown of Charlotte, NC. Troy is a big griller and hosts “Tuesdays with Troy” on Fox Charlotte’s News Rising Show. Give Troy a warm welcome! Troy: “Reinventing a classic dish is something most chefs revel, thrive on and downright challenge ourselves to make better […]

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Chipotle Rubbed Pork Rib Chops Grilled Using the “Reverse Sear” Method

I’ve been hearing about this reverse sear method for a while now so I finally broke down and tried it with a beautiful set of Pork Rib Chops. What is a Pork Rib Chop exactly? A pork rib chop is essentially a pork chop cut from the rib roast be can be boneless or served […]

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