Category Archives: Food

Big Green Easter Egg

When your children, grandchildren, nieces, and nephews or just your friends are all out hunting for eggs in the yard you could be grilling on the Big Green Egg. I remember in years past I would just sit back and … Continue reading

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Who enjoys spending Sunday’s watching football?

Some may enjoy it more than others but I am a Bengals season ticket holder and with all the recent events circled around the NFL some have distanced them self from the NFL. For those that do not watch or … Continue reading

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More on Big Green Egg

The most delicious food I have ever cooked was on my Big Green Egg. I saw it on Youtube and since I love salmon, I thought I would give it a try. This is how it’s done. Purchase salmon with skin … Continue reading

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Big Green Egg. Join the Club!

I see it every week in the retail store. Customers walk in and see our Big Green Egg display and are drawn to it. They are drawn to it typically because they know someone that has one and that person … Continue reading

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The Big Weekend is Almost Here!

Our 36th Annual Anniversary Sale will held April 29th , 30th, and May 1st. Most of you know already know about the great deals on pool chemicals and supplies but for those of you new to the event, it is … Continue reading

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Filet Mignon

Here’s an interesting little recipe I ran across for your Green Egg or Kamado Joe. Ingredients 4 beef Tenderloin Steaks, cut 1-inch thick (about 6 ounces each) 1 tablespoon butter 11?2 cups assorted mushrooms (shiitake, enoki, straw, cremini, button or … Continue reading

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Warmer Days

Well, it is only a couple of days until the first day of spring and quite frankly, I’m ready for it.  I like being warm but I like being outdoors. Wearing a down parka and shoveling snow is not my … Continue reading

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Brewed By Aliens?

OK maybe not, but with St. Patrick’s day being right around the corner I had to pause and wonder where green beer tradition came from? As it turns out the origins are not from the other side of the Atlantic … Continue reading

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We Have Big Green Egg!

That’s right.  Eastgate Pools & Spas is now home for the most famous ceramic grill in the world—Big Green Egg.  Special thanks to our sales rep, Robert Coriell.  Robert was recently here cooking up pizzas and an egg souffle. WOW!  … Continue reading

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Enjoy The Patio Year Round

Let’s face it, none of us really like winter. I know there are things that can only be done in winter like skiing, playing in the snow, ice skating on Fountain Square. Other than that though we really are trapped … Continue reading

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To Soak or Not to Soak…

As long as I’ve worked with and around grills, wood chips and adding a smoke flavor to your grill is one of the more popular things the outdoor chef likes to do.  I’ve always heard that it is best to … Continue reading

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Let My Wife Rejoice!!!

In news completely unrelated to the pool industry, Betty Crocker has reissued Rainbow Chip icing. My wife is almost certainly happier than anyone with this rebirth. A few years ago when this product disappeared from the shelves you could literally … Continue reading

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Fall BBQ’s

Fall and BBQ go hand-in-hand. I find that as the air starts to get crisper and the wind bites at your ears, it is almost proper to grill or BBQ every single meal. I personally love using my Kamado Joe … Continue reading

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Independence Day Sale!

Something is stirring in the back offices of Eastgate Pools and Spas. We were all told to be prepared because the big-time sales are coming. With discounted pricing on grills, spas, inground pools and pool toys, we are bound to … Continue reading

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Apple Smoked Beef Brisket

The following recipe is for a Kamado Joe ceramic grill but will also work on a Swiss Grill.  On a Swiss Grill, simply dismiss the section on the potatoes, carrots, and onions.   Ingredients:   5-8 lb. beef brisket Your … Continue reading

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