Since the inception of Smofried.com hot chicken wings have been the staple of the brand. Today we experimented with an infusion of Asian BBQ sauce and dry rubbed SmoFried chicken wings. The results were second to none as tastes from both hemispheres of the world were on center stage at the same time. Peach wood, hickory wood and peanut oil were the main flavor drivers on this culinary expedition. Continue reading “SmoFried BBQ Wings”
In early April Smofried.com’s Maurice Williams visited Kentucky Proud Kitchen host Brigitte Nguyen to walk through preparing and cooking the award winning Kentucky Derby Festival Burger. Continue reading “Kentucky Proud Kitchen – SmoFried Interview”
Chicken wings are perfect for just about any type of event or gathering. They can easily double as an appetizer or the entree. They are simple to eat and most importantly they are the unquestioned best part of the chicken to consume. If you’re anything like me you love your wings spicy, smoked then fried. Continue reading “SmoFried Ghost Wings”
I don’t think there’s any debate when it comes to America’s consensus choice for the cornerstone of breakfast foods. Chances are no matter how old you are, you love bacon. But what happens when you take bacon to the next stratosphere? SmoFried Pork Belly is what happens! Continue reading “SmoFried Pork Belly Tacos”
On a random Sunday morning in early March I was up a little earlier than I normally would’ve been. My reason for being up early on this particular Sunday morning was to get a head start on creating and organizing content for this very website. What I failed to realize at that moment was how the next news bit would change the direction of this brand. I saw a piece about the Kentucky Derby Festival Burger Contest. My objective coming into this year was to create some brand momentum by entering into a couple of culinary contests. I had absolutely no idea that I would end up winning the first contest that I entered in. This is what ensued… Continue reading “KY Derby Festival Burger Contest Winner – #SmoFried”
We’ve all had those life changing food experiences and I’m willing to bet that at the center of at least half of those moments are all American beef burgers. From the tried and true cheese burger to the ultra complex burger concoctions with more toppings than a supreme pizza, we all have a special place in our hearts as well as stomachs for a great juicy burger! Continue reading “SmoFried Cheese Stuffed Angus Burger”
No matter your background we can all agree that nothing compares to authentic Chinese food. We can also agree that nothing compares to authentic southern BBQ. So when I had the idea to combine the best of both worlds the result was probably the guiltiest of all guilty culinary pleasures. Apparently smoked pulled pork, sesame oil, ginger and crispy spring roll wraps were destined to be together all along.
Have you ever had something so good that you had to slap yourself mid-bite just to make sure it’s real? that’s exactly what happened when I tasted one of my best creations yet. Who would’ve known that smoked macaroni and cheese could turn out any better after you batter it up and drop it in a little oil for just a few minutes. Crispy, cheesy and satisfying are the first words that come to mind whenever I think of these all original appetizers. Continue reading “SmoFried Mac & Cheese Balls”