The science of heat and energy on your grill and smoker

Meathead is the barbecue whisperer who founded AmazingRibs.com, by far the world’s most popular outdoor cooking website. He is also the author of “Meathead, The Science of Great Barbecue and Grilling”, a New York Times Best Seller that was also named one of the “100 Best Cookbooks of All Time” by Southern Living magazine. This article was excerpted and modified from his book by Meathead just for us.