BoroughBox's Guide to the Ultimate Barbecue

BoroughBox's Guide to the Ultimate Barbecue

With the sun set to show itself again before the end of summer, we think it’s about time we got outside and gathered together to enjoy a good barbecue. At BoroughBox we know that the key to a great barbecue is a little bit of everything, and with our own custom curated category, there’s no better place to stock up on every smoky staple. So, without further ado, dive into our ultimate barbecue shopping list and make sure the next time the sun shows its face, you’re ready to cook!

To Start: Drinks & Crisps

A barbecue is all about bringing people together... and what better way to start than with this excellent collection of expertly chosen brews from all over the UK! Compare different flavours and rest easy with a wide range of alcoholic content so that everyone can enjoy a refreshing tipple before the main event.

 

Ultimate Beer Bucket on BoroughBox Barbecue GuideUltimate Beer Bucket on BoroughBox Barbecue Guide
Artisan Drinks Fiery Ginger Beer on BoroughBox Barbecue GuideArtisan Drinks Fiery Ginger Beer on BoroughBox Barbecue Guide

Perfect for the kids or anyone who just dosen't fancy anything boozy, this 24 pack of artisanal soft drinks is sure to keep everyone refreshed in the summer sun and go down a treat when paired with delicious smoky meats and good conversation.

 

A good BBQ always starts with a drink... and some crisps! This 500g tin of crisps is a must-have at any BoroughBox barbie! Filled to the brim with perfectly light and crunchy crisps made from the finest potatoes cooked in cold pressed olive oil, lightly salted to perfection. The best bit? You definitely won't run out!

 

Bonilla la Vista Crisps on BoroughBox Barbecue GuideBonilla la Vista Crisps on BoroughBox Barbecue Guide

The Main Event: Top Meat Picks

Airey's Farm Shop on BoroughBox Barbecue GuideAirey's Farm Shop on BoroughBox Barbecue Guide

All about rare breed meats and heritage produce, Airey's Farm Shop meat is ethically farmed on a Cumbrian farm. With an exceptional range of different meat boxes, you can be assured that your barbecue will be the talk of the town!

 

Wild and Game is a small, Bristol-based independent business with its roots in the British countryside. They're known for their range of ready meals based around familiar British favourites but using game as a key ingredient. Why not push the boat out and barbecue with traditional, native meats?

 

Wild and Game on BoroughBox Barbecue GuideWild and Game on BoroughBox Barbecue Guide
Sou Chef BBQ home cook meals on BoroughBox Barbecue GuideSou Chef BBQ home cook meals on BoroughBox Barbecue Guide

Sou-Chef brings you the complete restaurant quality BBQ meal kits. Whether it’s 28 Day Aged Chateaubriand or Hickory Smoked BBQ ribs slow cooked for 4 hours, there is something for everyone. Cooked and cut by their in-house teams of chefs and butchers with over 50 years of experience, it's all sent chilled for you to cook at home in just 30-35 minutes using the inserts provided!

 

So that's it! Everything you need for the ultimate barbecue, BoroughBox style. If you want a little more, or want to discover alternatives then head to our BBQ Season category for all sorts of wonderful curations and independent food and drink perfect for the next sunny day.

Looking for more? Read our most recent blog post: BoroughBox's Summer Picnic Picks

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